The project investment will be around 80 million euros. About 1% of the company’s total investment for this project will be destined for the social responsibility and investments in the area, in addiction, during the construction and operation phase a minimum of 30% of workers from the local community will be employed. This number might be even higher depending on the skills of workers and type of activities or services that will be needed by the project. During construction, around 200 persons will be employed, and during operation the number of employees will be 10-15 direct employees and 20-50 indirect.
The company has received the right to build this plant through a tendering process and the company has given a very low price of 24.89 euros per megawatt.
Ervin Buzi (RED Fier) – Energy will be transmitted to the Fier Substation and will be managed by TSO. TSO and ERE as regulatory entities are seeing fit that there is overproduction in the country will reduce the price of energy for all of Albania. Lowering of the energy price is not a target that can be decided by the company (Voltalia/ Karavasta Solar).
The implementation of the Project is expected to start in March 2022 and to last 14 months.
During construction there will be no blockages of the roads. Agricultural machineries will be allowed to pass in areas close to the project, but there may be alternative roads to access the lands where some upgrade of the roads/bridges are needed. The developer will prepare specific management plans to guarantee the good implementation of the project. One of these plans will be the Traffic Management Plan to control traffic and movement of vehicles in the project area, and minimize its impact. In case there will be any specific works, notifications will be communicated prior to the commencement of works.