Rome, September 1st, 2011 Enel Green Powers new photovoltaic plant in Canaro, in the province of Rovigo has entered into service.
With an installed capacity of 6 MW, the plant, once fully up and running, will generate over 7 million kWh of electricity per year, enough to meet the annual consumption needs of more than 2,600 households and avoid the emission of almost 5,000 metric tons of CO2, as well as save more than 82,000 TOE (tonnes of oil equivalent) in fossil fuels per year.
About Enel Green Power
Enel Green Power is the Enel Group company devoted to the development and management of power generation from renewable sources at the international level, with a presence in Europe and the Americas. It is among the industry leaders worldwide thanks to its approximately 22 billion KWh generated from a well balanced energy mix inclusive of water, sun, wind and geothermal sources. This is enough to meet the energy needs of about 8 million households and avoid the emission of more than 16 million tons of CO2 into the atmosphere. The company's installed capacity exceeds 6,100 MW, produced by more than 620 plants in operation around the world, with a generation mix that includes wind, solar, hydro, geothermal and biomass.