La Toba represents a $70 million investment. The project has created more than 500 jobs throughout various phases of development, construction and operations. Energy output from La Toba is estimated to be enough to power 30,000 homes and 3% of peak energy demand in the summer. The project is estimated to offset 130,000 tons of CO2 emissions in the atmosphere annually.
Invenergy has also partnered with three local educational institutions to implement a social investment plan to enrich the surrounding communities. So far, there have been 934 beneficiaries of the plan, with hopes to strengthen the program moving forward.
1 “Mexico looks to giant solar park in the desert to assuage carbon concerns,” Feb. 3, 2023, Reuters