The company "Solar Energy Plus" has constructed and commissioned the solar power plant, located in Uzhgorod district, Transcarpathian region.
The installed capacity of power plants, the construction of which began in 2011, is 5.4 MW. Photovoltaic panels will annually produce about 4.8 million kilowatt-hours of electricity, enough to provide more than 1.3 million households with a monthly consumption of 300 kWh.
The National Energy Regulatory Commission (NERC) on Thursday allowed the Company to implement the electricity produced by the solar station on the "green" tariff.
Alternative Energy in Ukraine over the past year and a half developing more intensively than the traditional one. By early July, the total number of companies operating power plants using renewable energy sources and energy by implementing "green" tariff has risen to 66, while the number of such power — up to 111, of which 22 — sunny.
International research company Macquarie Research forecasts that Ukraine in 2012 to increase capacity of solar power plants of 400 MW — 600 MW. In this case, by 2016, our country will be built and put into operation new PV installations with total capacity of 1.8 GW, which is almost equivalent to the power of two nuclear reactors.