Norway’s Scatec announced on 2 June the commercial operation of its second 65MW solar photovoltaic (PV) unit at the Benban solar park, which is being developed in the desert 40km north of Aswan in southern Egypt. Scatec says it now has 130MW of capacity grid-connected and operational at Benban and expects to have around 400MW online in six separate projects during the second half of 2019. The plants incorporate bi-facial panels, which capture sunlight from both sides to increase...