City of Ezeiza, Argentina
Dry and frozen goods Logistics
Enel X and SurFrigo recently launched a partnership for the installation of a 305 kWp photovoltaic plant with 648 panels at the company’s site in the Argentinian city of Ezize. Enel X’s end to end provision will enable 32% of the site’s annual energy needs while supporting SurFrigo develop a more sustainable business model based on renewables and energy self-production.
SurFrigo is one of Argentina’s largest logistics operators for dry and refrigerated cargo, with over 25 years of experience in the sector. Thanks to the reputation it has built, the company today provides services across Argentina, Chile and Brazil.
The agreement’s benefits
kWp photovoltaic plant
of self-produced energy needs
SurFrigo needed support to attain a more sustainable logistics business model, based on renewables, and gradually becoming more self-sufficient.
Enel X installed a 305 kWp photovoltaic system of 648 solar panels on the roof of the company’s new frozen items warehouse. Enel X is responsible for the end to end production of the photovoltaic plant while Banco Santander, a key actor in the project, provided the financing.
The installation of the photovoltaic plant will enable SurFrigo to self-produce 32% of its current annual energy needs based on renewables. Furthermore, it supports the company to develop a more sustainable business model, while producing savings in energy bills.