Nellis Air Force Base

Photovoltaic Plant

Las Vegas, Nevada / USA
Peak Power: 13.97 MWp
Annual Production:31,467 MWh/Year
CO2 Avoided:22,027 t/Year
Households Supplied: 3,933 Homes
Surface: 56.66 Hectares
Operation Date: 2007
System Type:Single-axis Tracker 20º Tilt. Sanyo, SunTech, Evergreen Solar, Sunpower Modules. Xantrex Inverters
Project Status: In Operation
Plant Owner: Third Party
FRV Role:
  • Development
  • Sale

Gianfranco Carassale

Lead Investment Officer, Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)

Despite their size, they have been competing closely in bids with firms, which had different structures and abilities. This certainly shows their ability to be a strong market competitor. FRV has been a pioneer in market segments where no one had been before, and that has a lot of value.

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

Gianfranco Carassale

Lead Investment Officer, Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC)

The pioneer spirit is something that has always characterized Rafael and José’s team, from their decision to enter the solar energy business to their expansion to new markets with an aggressive strategy able to capture them.