first_imgGehrlicher Solar America completes first stage of of 7.2 MW Arizona plantThe first phase of the UniSource Energy Service solar park consists of a 4 MW array. When complete, the plant will supply power to some 91,000 residents. August 28, 2013 Edgar Meza Manufacturing Markets Markets & Policy Share Gehrlicher Solar America Corp. announced last week that it had finished construction of the first phase of a 7.2 MWp solar park for UniSource Energy Service (UES) in Rio Rico, Arizona.Gehrlicher, which was recently acquired by the U.S. division of Germany-based engineering giant M+W Group, has boasted a strong performance in the United States despite the financial troubles of its former German parent, Gehrlicher Solar AG, which filed for insolvency in July.The UES project’s phase 1 is 4 MW solar array. Phase 2 will be completed in December 2013 and commissioned in January 2014.When fully operational, the ground-mounted system will supply power to about 91,000 UES customers in Mohave and Santa Cruz counties, producing 13,110,680 kilowatt hours of clean solar power annually.Employing a proprietary Gehrlicher Engineered Solution set, the company is responsible for the design, engineering and construction of the solar project, located on 37.5 acres (15.2 hectares). 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