News from Jul 02, 2024

SolarTeam Ecuador Completes Largest Corporate Ground Mount Solar Projects in Ecuador for Corporación Favorita and Kentucky Fried Chicken


Quito, Ecuador — July 01, 2024 — SolarTeam is proud to announce the successful completion of Ecuador’s largest ground mount solar projects for corporate clients including 2.4 MWp Corporación Favorita and 2.5 MWp Kentucky Fried Chicken. Utilizing cutting-edge, high-density structural solutions from Jurchen Technology, these projects underscore SolarTeam’s dedication to providing high-quality, efficient, and customized technological solutions enabling corporate client’s to switch 100% to renewable energy.

1. Corporación Favorita Solar Complex:

    • Project Type: Industrial

    • Capacity: 2.4 MW DC, 2 MW AC

    • Location: Quito-Sangolquí, Ecuador

    • Scope: This photovoltaic complex supplies 100% of the renewable solar energy demand for 20 commercial premises, adhering to the highest quality standards and promoting environmental sustainability.

    • Equipment: 4,368 x 550W Jinko Panels, Huawei Inverters (100 KTL, 60 KTL, and 40 KTL)

        2. Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) Solar Farm:

    • Project Type: Industrial

    • Capacity: 2.5 MW DC, 1.29 MW AC

    • Location: El Inga – Quito, Ecuador

    • Scope: This photovoltaic complex powers 26 KFC commercial stores in Quito, making it the largest commercial self-supply project in Ecuador and the first to have generation in a different location from its demand.

    • Equipment: 2,720 x 550W Jinko Panels, 40 Huawei Inverters (60 KTL and 100 KTL)

Innovation and Impact

These projects mark a significant milestone for SolarTeam, as they are the largest PV projects undertaken by the company and the largest corporate PV projects in Ecuador’s history to date. PEG EW’s simple, high-density racking enabled quick deployment and helped SolarTeam deliver innovative and scalable solar solutions to its clients. The projects were able to maximize the land use and allowed two phases for KFC with the second phase meeting 100% of energy needs for its 26 store locations.

Quote from leadership

“We are thrilled to have completed these groundbreaking projects for Corporación Favorita and Grupo KFC,” said Pablo Lopez, CEO of SolarTeam. “Our partnership with Jurchen Technology’s high-density racking solution has enabled us to convert our clients to 100% renewable energy usage and these large-scale PV projects demonstrates our commitment to leading the way in sustainable energy solution for Central America. These projects exemplify how SolarTeam is driving forward the adoption of renewable energy for corporate clients in Ecuador and how EW racking technology can provide a better solution and yield than conventional solar substructures.”

About Solar Team

Our mission is to power the solar revolution! At Solar Team, we are leading energy advisors in Ecuador, specializing in efficient and sustainable solar energy solutions for homes, businesses, and communities. We provide personalized service and ensure a hassle-free experience with exceptional results. Our commitment to the environment is serious, as we strive to reduce our carbon footprint and promote responsible practices. With years of industry experience, we offer reliable and efficient solar solutions, high-quality products with exceptional performance and durability, and continuous innovation in solar technologies to improve efficiency and profitability. Together, we can make a positive difference, one solar panel at a time.

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About Jurchen Technology

Jurchen Technology is a prominent manufacturer of racking and DC cabling for solar power plants. PEG, the company‘s patented flagship racking solution, stands out for its simplicity, high-density and suitability for high winds. With an in-house German R&D center, Jurchen Technology is dedicated to delivering durable, reliable products tailored to specific customer needs.

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More information, please contact:

Jurchen Technology US Corp,
Matthew Lusk

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