METKA EGN signs new solar EPC deals worth 112m euros

METKA EGN, a joint venture of Mytilineos group member METKA, which holds a 50.1 percent state, and the EGNATIA group, has recently signed a series of deals worth roughly 112 million euros for EPC (Engineering-Procurement-Construction) and O&M (Operation and Maintenance) work concerning seven solar PV power stations with a total capacity of 116 MW.

The biggest of these deals, concerning a 57-MW solar PV power station in Puerto Rico, was signed with Oriana Energy LLC, a subsidiary of the Sonnedix corporate group, a leading independer power producer (IPP). Besides providing EPC work for the facility, to be completed in mid-2016, METKA EGN will also offer O&M services.

METKA EGN has also signed a further six contracts for projects in the UK with leading investors, including Lightsource and Moser Baer, both METKA EGN clients, as well as Canadian Solar, a new client.

These new contracts highlight the international growth prospects of METKA EGN and establish the company as a key player in the global PV sector.