Texas-based energy equipment and engineering services provider Dresser-Rand Group Inc. has reached an agreement with Germany-based MBB Clean Energy AG for the latter's acquisition of three photovoltaic power plants with a combined capacity of 11 MW, designed, built and commissioned by Dresser-Rand in Italy.
The plants are in full operation with approved feed-in tariffs and produce about 16 GWh of electricity per year. All tolled, the facilities incorporate 44,764 polycrystalline silicon solar modules. Dresser-Rand will provide long-term operations and maintenance services for the facilities.
MBB Clean Energy says it aims to become one of the leading clean energy producers in Germany through the acquisition and operation of European and international energy projects.
‘We are very proud that MBB Clean Energy AG has selected the Dresser-Rand plants to be the first solar project acquired for its interesting new bond portfolio, and to be part of MBB Clean Energy's exciting renewable energy business,’ says Jesus Pacheco, Dresser-Rand's executive vice president for new equipment.