Google invests EUR 3.5 mln in German solar power plant

Thursday 7 April 2011 | 12:40 CET | News
Google has announced its first clean energy project investment in Europe - a EUR 3.5 million investment in a solar photovoltaic (PV) power plant in Germany. The deal is subject to the customary closing conditions and must be approved by German competition authorities. The facility is located on 47 hectares in Brandenburg an der Havel, near Berlin. The power plant has a peak capacity of 18.65MWp. It will provide clean energy to more than 5,000 households in the area surrounding Brandenburg.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Google
Countries: Germany
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