Hydro plans EUR-5m solar installation for Polish aluminium extrusion plant

January 21 (Renewables Now) – Norwegian aluminium and vitality firm Norsk Hydro ASA (OSE:NHY), higher referred to as Hydro, plans to construct a photo voltaic park subsequent to an aluminium extrusion plant it has in Poland so as to provide electrical energy on to the location.

The corporate mentioned on Monday it is going to set up a solar energy system close to the ability in Trzcianka with the capability to generate some 7.5 GWh of electrical energy per 12 months. The whole value of the photo voltaic set up is estimated at EUR 5 million (USD 5.7m).

The output will probably be used to energy a brand new extrusion press that’s at present being constructed there. What’s left of the generated electrical energy will cowl components of the remaining energy consumption on the web site.

The photo voltaic venture will probably be accomplished within the third quarter of the 12 months.

(EUR 1.0 = USD 1.135)


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