15:10 | 02/07/2019 Energy
Phu Yen TTP JSC held an inauguration ceremony for Hoa Hoi solar power plant in Hoa Hoi commune, Phu Hoa district, Phu Yen province on June 25.
|Hoa Hoi plant is the largest renewable energy plant in Phu Yen and in central region of Vietnam - Photo: vir.com.vn|
The construction of the project was commenced in November 2018 by Truong Thanh Vietnam Group JSC and Thailand’s B.Grimm Power Public Company Limited.
The 257MWP plant covers 265ha and has a total investment of VND4,985 billion (US$214.35 miilion).
Hoa Hoi plant is the largest renewable energy plant in Phu Yen as well as in central region of Vietnam, according to Chairman of the Board of Directors of Phu Yen TTP JSC Dang Trung Kien.
The operation of the plant will contribute to promoting local socio-economic development, ensuring national energy security and creating jobs for locals.
The plant uses 752,640 PV panels to directly convert sunlight into electrical energy.
The plant began commercial operation on June 10, 2019. This is also a major project to mark the 30th anniversary of the re-establishment of Phu Yen province.