Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais

A major step in the Brazilian miner's transition to carbon neutral operation, the US$500 million project in Jaiba, Minas Gerais, envisages a solar plant with 17 sub-parks and an installed peak capacity of 766 MegaWatts.

Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais Vale plans US$500M solar park in Minas Gerais

Planned solar project is estimated to meet 13% of Vale's demand in 2025

The Sol Do Cerrado project also includes an elevator substation, transmission line and connection bay at the 230 kV Jaiba substation, with contracts signed for connection to the Brazilian