Quanta Power Generation Inc., a subsidiary of Quanta Services Inc., says it has been selected by GCL Solar Energy Inc. to provide comprehensive engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) for two photovoltaic facilities totaling approximately 70 MW near the city of Alpaugh in Tulare County, Calif.
Under the terms of the contract with SPS Alpaugh 50 LLC, an SPE subsidiary of GCL Solar Energy, Quanta will provide design, engineering, procurement and installation for all equipment required for the Alpaugh project. Pre-construction activities began in February, and the project is expected to be completed by the end of the year.
The company signed a separate contract with Alpaugh North LLC, also an SPE subsidiary of GCL Solar Energy, for the 20 MW Alpaugh North project, which is anticipated to be completed in October. Combined, the facilities will use approximately 324,000 solar tracking modules, which will be provided by GCL Solar Energy, and span more than 500 acres.