King Mohammed VI of Morocco officially launched the construction of the Noor Ouarzazate IV PV facility. The PV plant, with a capacity of 70 MW, is being built by a consortium led by Acwa Power at a cost of $75 million.
This plant complements the Noor I (160 MW), Noor II (200 MW) and Noor III (150 MW) solar power plants. It will allow its delivery in 2018 to increase the capacity of the complex to 582 MW, making it the largest in the world. Noor I is already delivered for its part while Noor II and Noor III are currently at execution rates of 76% and 74% respectively.