First Phase Of 10MW Layla Solar Power Plant In Saudi Arabia Complete

Taqnia Energy has announced the completion of work in the first phase of the Layla Solar Power Plant, extending across 720,000 square meters with a production capacity of 10 megawatts.

It is the first independent energy production station that operates on solar energy and is directly linked to the electric grid. The project can cover 10 percent of the province needs in Al-Aflaj, 300 kilometers south of Riyadh.

Waleed al-Helayel, Head of the Layla Project, expressed delight that the first phase has been finalized.

“The completion of works in such a project is a source of pride to us all, especially that it coincides with Saudi Arabia witnessing a prominent international presence in all fields,” he stated. Read more