WElink Energy begins to construct its flagship 221MW Portuguese solar PV project located in Vaqueiros, Southern Portugal.
WElink Group's Chief Executive, Barry O'Neill said of the project: "WElink Energy is leading the way in European solar generation. We are delighted to be in a position to commence construction on our flagship Solara4 project, demonstrating that industrial scale clean-energy can be profitable without government subsidies and is a mature technology."
WElink Energy's Head of Development for Iberia, Eduardo Aguilar added: "The construction of Solara4 is the result of many months of great team work to deliver this internationally significant unsubsidised project in Portugal. Solara4 is a beacon of WElink Energy’s portfolio and is part of a long-term strategy of development in Iberia. We are excited about both the delivery of this project as well as the additional opportunities Iberia represents."