Construction of Solar Photovoltaic Plants

Photovoltaic field
Construction of Solar Photovoltaic Plants
SectorMost major industry classification systems use sources of revenue as their basis for classifying companies into specific sectors, subsectors and industries. In order to group like companies based on their sustainability-related risks and opportunities, SASB created the Sustainable Industry Classification System® (SICS®) and the classification of sectors, subsectors and industries in the SDG Investor Platform is based on SICS.
Renewable Resources and Alternative Energy
Alternative Energy
Business Model Description

Build large-scale solar power plants and increase the share of renewable energies in the energy mix

Expected Impact

Solar PV investments will increase the share of renewable resources in the domestic energy portfolio while reducing energy-related CO2 emissions.

Indicative ReturnDescribes the rate of growth an investment is expected to generate within the IOA. The indicative return is identified for the IOA by establishing its Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Return of Investment (ROI) or Gross Profit Margin (GPM).
15% - 20% (in IRR)
Investment TimeframeDescribes the time period in which the IOA will pay-back the invested resources. The estimate is based on asset expected lifetime as the IOA will start generating accumulated positive cash-flows.
Medium Term (5–10 years)
Market SizeDescribes the value of potential addressable market of the IOA. The market size is identified for the IOA by establishing the value in USD, identifying the Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) or providing a numeric unit critical to the IOA.
> USD 1 billion
Average Ticket Size (USD)Describes the USD amount for a typical investment required in the IOA.
> USD 10 million
Direct ImpactDescribes the primary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Affordable and Clean Energy (SDG 7) Climate Action (SDG 13)
Indirect ImpactDescribes the secondary SDG(s) the IOA addresses.
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure (SDG 9) Sustainable Cities and Communities (SDG 11)
Sector Sources
  • 1) Regional Center for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency. Tunisia. 2) IRENA, 2021. The Republic of Tunisia Renewables Readiness Assessment. 3) The Republic of Tunisia, 2019. Voluntary National Review 2019. 4) MED ENER, 2019. ANME HIGHLIGHTS SMALL PERCENTAGE OF WOMEN IN TUNISIA’S ENERGY MANAGEMENT SECTOR. 5) The Republic of Tunisia, 2021. Voluntary National Review 2021. 6) EBRD, 2018. Tunisia Country Strategy 2018-2023. 7) All Africa, 2021. Tunisia: Solar Power - Projects Underway to Tap Into Huge Potential Within Reach. 8) Ministère de l’Industrie et des Petites et Moyennes Entreprises (MIPME) and Agence Nationale pour la Maitrise de l’Energie (ANME), 2019. Projets d'énergie renouvelable en Tunisie - Guide détaillé. 9) New Security Beat, 2018. The Dark Side of the Sun: Avoiding Conflict Over Solar Energy’s Land and Water Demands. 10) International Trade Administration, 2021. Tunisia Country Commercial Guide: Electrical Power Systems and Renewable Energy. 11) IPEMED, 2017. La Tunisie face à ses défis énergétiques. 19) Republic of Tunisia, October 2021. Contribution Determinee au niveau National (CDN) actualisee.
IOA Sources
  • 12) ANME and GIZ, 2015. Modes de Financement des Projets d’Energie Solaire en Tunisie. 13) Solar Power Europe/Tunisia, 2020. Solar Investment Opportunities- Emerging Markets taks force report. 14) Projets d'énergie renouvelable en Tunisie, ANME/GIZ, 2019 15), "La Tunisie a besoin de 19,3 milliards de dollars pour mettre en œuvre ses engagements climatiques", Yosra Ouanes, 23.09.2021 16) REPUBLIQUE TUNISIENNE MINISTERE DES AFFAIRES LOCALES ET DE L’ENVIRONNEMENT. 17) Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the Bertelsmann Stiftung, 2021. Sustainable Development Report 2021. Tunisia Profile. 18) International Trade Administration, 2021. Electrical Power Systems and Renewable Energy.