Held Events

FRV attends IE’s Opening Ceremony for the Academic Year 2017-2018

September 15, 2017

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), was present during the Opening Ceremony that IE University held to celebrate the new academic year 2017-2018. This act marked the beginning of the academic year for Amina Adwan, the latest student awarded with FRV’s ‘Young Talented Leaders’ Scholarship. The event is the first contact between students and the faculty of...

Moree Solar Farm Opening

June 28, 2017

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) officially inaugurated the Moree Solar Farm in Australia in an event that marked the opening of FRV’s landmark 70 MW dc project. The Moree Solar Farm commenced construction operations in February 2015 and 12 months later it started supplying electricity to the grid. The event was...

Signing Act of two ‘Young Talented Leaders’ Scholarships

June 28, 2017

In a ceremony held at Instituto de Empresa (IE), Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) signed a new agreement with IE university, the IFC (International Finance Corporation), EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development) and Proparco to create two scholarship opportunities for students in Jordan. The scholarships -called Young Talented Leaders Scholarship-...

10th Anniversary Event

June 28, 2017

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) celebrated its 10th year in operation as a world leader in the renewable energy sector. Since 2006, FRV has become a world leader of photovoltaic energy and is now operating across five continents. To commemorate these first 10 years, FRV held an event at El Casino...

Foundation Stone of Mafraq I and Mafraq II

June 28, 2017

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), held an event in Amman, Jordan, to celebrate the symbolic laying act of the Foundation Stone of two solar PV plants in Mafraq. The ceremony marked the beginning of the construction of Mafraq I and Mafraq II which once operational in 2018, will generate a total...

Jordan International Energy Summit (JIES)

March 27, 2017

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) atended the 3rd Jordan International Energy Summit (JIES) as a silver sponsor. The event that takes on the 2 – 3 April 2017 at the Grand Hyatt, Amman povides a comprehensive overview of all energy sectors from all major companies and governments.Tristán Higuero Jiménez our COO...

Rafael Benjumea

Founder, FRV

At FRV we have a strong commitment to the economic and social development of the markets and communities in which we operate, and we are pleased to be able to deliver on this commitment through this innovative program.

Scott Mackin

Managing Partner and Co-President, Denham Capital

Denham Capital has been proud to partner with the team at FRV for nearly three years in this very successful investment. Rafael, José and their colleagues have captured a leading position in key emerging markets where solar undercuts the marginal cost of electricity.

Fernando Salinas

Country Manager at Central America Region, FRV

Collectively, we have a target to generate an important project pipeline that could help us achieving our company goals in the region.