JinkoSolar supplies 28.2MWdc of solar PV modules for Jacumba Solar Project in California


JinkoSolar Holding has supplied 28.2MWdc of its solar PV modules to Swinerton Renewable Energy for the development of Jacumba Solar Project in San Diego County, California, US.

The solar project consists of over 80,000 JinkoSolar 1500 volt monocrystalline PERC modules. It was energised in August, seven months following the acquisition by BayWa r.e.

Swinerton Renewable Energy has provided engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) for the solar project.

JinkoSolar (US)  general manager Nigel Cockroft said: "JinkoSolar has worked tirelessly to build and maintain its reputation as the most reliable module supplier in the utility market.

"Swinerton's decision to select Jinko for a project with an aggressive schedule is a testament to our ability to deliver on-time."

Swinerton Renewable Energy senior vice president and general manager George Hershman said: "Our continued partnership with JinkoSolar, a trusted solar provider in our industry, helped us deliver this project on-time and on-budget, providing maximum value to our client, BayWa r.e..

"This value is passed on to the larger U.S. economy, creating jobs and stimulating the local economies in which we work."

JinkoSolar sells its solar products and services to utility, commercial, and residential customer base in China, the US, Japan, Germany, the UK, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the UAE, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, and other countries.

The firm has more than 15,000 employees across its eight production facilities in China, Malaysia, Portugal, and South Africa; and 16 overseas subsidiaries including Japan , Singapore, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and 18 global sales offices.