20. February 2020


ISLASOL II is a 48-megawatt solar power plant located in Manapla on Negros Island and was commissioned in March 2016.

Project site



CO2 reduction


49,640 TONNES P.A.

Reach of electricity supply


77,703 PEOPLE



48 MW

Project Videos


Aerial view ISLASOL II (August 2016)


Impressions of the project

Project details

Project Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) Negros Island Solar Power Inc.
Location Hacienda Sicaba Lacson, Barangay Sta. Teresa, Municipality of Manapla, Province of Negros Occidental, Philippines
Coordinates: 10 56 53.60 N, 123 09 56.77 E
Technical Specifications 48 MWp DC ground-mounted solar plant
Project site: 638,000 m²
Solar irradiation at project site: 1,911 kWh/m²/year (PV Syst)
Grid connection: To an existing 69 kV substation, 15 km away
Reach of Electricity Supply 77,703 PEOPLE
New permanent jobs 20 in the plant
Supplier/Manufacturer Solar Panels: Conergy (Germany)
Mounting Systems: Mounting Systems (Germany)
Inverters: SMA Solar Technology (Germany)
Monitoring System: Hensel (Germany)
Cables and Wires: General Cable (USA), Philflex (Philippines)
Spaced Aerial Cables: Bangkok Cable (Thailand)
Junction Boxes, Optical Cables, Connectors and Tool Boxes: Huber+Suhner (Switzerland)
Transformers: Schneider Electric (France)
General Contractor (EPC) Conergy Asia & ME Pte. Ltd. (EP: Engineering, Procurement)
SJR Industrial Construction (Construction - groundworks and foundations)
Phesco, Inc. (Construction - electrical works and erection)
Operations & Maintenance Conergy Asia & ME Pte. Ltd.
Electricity Offtake Counterparty Interconnection Agreement with National Grid Corporation Renewable Energy Purchase Agreement with National Transmission Corporation (Administrator of the government backed Feed-in Tariff Fund)
Credit Rating Electricity Offtake Counterparty Standard & Poor's: BBB+ with stable outlook
Moody‘s: Baa2 with stable outlook
Fitch: BBB with stable outlook
Specifications of the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) Statutorily guaranteed feed-in-tariff degressed rate of PHP 8.69 (USD 0.19) per kWh plus an annual escalation in electricity prices to account for inflation and exchange rate fluctuations. The rate has been set and approved for 20 years by the Government‘s Energy Regulatory Commission.
Status In full operation since March 2016.

Status: 30/06/2021

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