Category: Projects

FRV awarded a 300 MW solar project in Mexico’s second electricity market auction

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global developer of large-scale solar power plants, has been awarded a 300 MW solar project in the second electricity market auction, conducted by the National Energy Control Center (CENACE) of Mexico. With this agreement, FRV extends its global footprint into the Mexican market at...

FRV announces second large-scale solar plant power purchase agreement in Australia with Origin

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global developer of large-scale solar power plants, announces the signing of a second power purchase agreement (PPA) with Origin Energy Limited (Origin), covering 100 percent of the electricity output of FRV’s 100MW Clare Solar Farm. The solar farm will be located outside the township...

FRV announces landmark Moree Solar Farm PPA in Australia with Origin Energy

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (‘FRV’), a leading global developer of large-scale solar power plants, has entered into a landmark agreement with Origin Energy Limited (Origin), signing a 15-year power purchase agreement which covers 100 per cent of the output from FRV’s recently commissioned 56 MW Moree Solar Farm. Located in northern...

FRV commences operation of Uruguay’s first utility-scale solar plant, La Jacinta

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures B.V. (FRV), a leading global developer of utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) solar power plants, has completed the construction of ‘La Jacinta’ solar plant in Uruguay. The project is the first large-scale solar plant in Uruguay and one of the largest solar PV projects in Latin America. ‘La Jacinta’...

FRV completes sale of Royalla solar power plant in Australia

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (‘FRV’), a leading global developer of large-scale solar power plants today announced the sale of 100% of its equity interest in the iconic Royalla Solar Farm, a 20 MW ac photovoltaic solar plant in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), to DIF, an independent fund management company. Developed...

FRV Achieves Financial Close for 70 MWp in Australia

Project will be one of the largest in Australia, powering the equivalent of nearly 15,000 New South Wales homes and abating approximately 95,000t of CO2 emissions annually Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), a leading global solar development company, today announced the financial close of the 70 megawatt (MWp) Moree Solar Farm...

FRV wins the ACT solar PV auction

FRV, a global solar power company, has been awarded the right to develop a 20MW PV plant in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) following its success in the reverse Feed in Tariff solar auction conducted by the ACT government. FRV Royalla Solar Farm will comprise approximately 83,000 PV panels and...

FRV and Italgen: connect a 6MW Photovoltaic plant to the grind in an old quarry in Emilia Romagna

The facility means an investment of EUR 20 million The work was finished two months ahead of schedule FRV (Fotowatio Renewable Ventures), the leading Spanish multinational in the solar-power sector, and Italgen, a company in the Italcementi Group dedicated to electricity generation and distribution in international markets, have finished work...

FRV Consortium wins bid to develop Australia’s first large-scale solar power station

Global power company Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) is pleased to announce with its consortium partners BP Solar and Pacific Hydro that it has won an Australian Government tender to build and operate Australia’s first large-scale solar power station. The 150 megawatt (MW) photovoltaic (PV) facility will be located in the...

FRV Contracts with RES Americas to build landmark project for Austin Energy

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV) announced today that it had closed financing and begun construction on the 30 megawatt (MW) Webberville Solar project, one of the largest solar PV systems in the U.S. The project, which will be located just outside Austin, Texas, is scheduled to be operational by year-end. Renewable...

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.

José Benjumea

Founder, FRV

We believe that our success needs to have a positive impact in those regions where we operate and that education is the best channel to meet this goal, and to improving the future of those communities that embrace our projects

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.