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Solar

Avignonet-Lauragais

Piared with the wind farm of the same name, Avignonet-Lauragais solar power station is the first solar facility commissioned by Boralex in France. It has been entirely developed and built by Boralex which still operates and maintains the park today. The project includes 20 320 solar panels spread on 13 hectares of which 3 are on ground projection. The solar power station is located in the Commune of Avignonet-Lauragais in the Department of Haute-Garonne in France's Southwestern region. It is the first mix energy site in France. 

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POWER 5 MW
Technology Polycrystalline silicon
Number of pannels 20 320 pannels
Area 13 hectares of which 3 hectares are in projection on the ground
Cell performance 17%
Client Électricité de France
Commissionning June 2011
Terms of the power purchase agreement 20 years (2011-2031)
Equivalence in homes supplied with electricity annually 697 homes
Equivalence in tons of CO2 avoided annually 366 tons of CO2

¹ International Energy Agency (IEA) 2013