Mexico City gets 18 MW rooftop solar project.

32,000 solar panels installed over 21 hectares (52 acres) above the capital’s Central de Abasto (CEDA) have 18 megawatts of capacity, and will generate up to 25 gigawatt hours (GWh) of renewable electricity per year.

Annual savings of 3.5 million pesos (US $205,300) in the payment of CEDA’s electrical bills.

On the rooftops of Mexico City’s massive public wholesale market, the Central de Abasto (CEDA).

Plant cost 600 million pesos (US $35.2 million) to build.


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