Solar Power in Bulgaria
This project is located in Kyoustendil, it is a city in the west of Bulgaria. It is located just under 100 km west of Sofia, and has about 50,000 inhabitants. This solar installation placed on the ground dates from May / June 2012 and its total capacity is 5.5 MW. This capacity corresponds to an annual production equivalent to the consumption of 6000 to 7000 people.
Bulgaria Kyustendil Saparevo 5.5MW
Kyostendil takes its name from medieval times it is famous for its field, considered as the orchard of Bulgaria, the city in itself is renowned as a real welcome for artists and Art in general. Bulgarian solar energy has shown rapid development since 2011: Bulgaria is the 12th producer of solar PV electricity in Europe with 1.1% of the European total in 2018; its solar production amounted to 3.9% of Bulgarian electricity consumption (2017-2018), far behind Italy (7.3%), Greece (7.1%) and Germany (6 , 9%), but well ahead of France (1.95%).