Hanwha SolarOne, a global photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, has been awarded a contract to provide 80MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules to a project in the Antofagasta region, Chile, to a photovoltaic (PV) developer.

The solar installations will feature Hanwha SolarOne’s new polycrystalline module generation, the HSL S Series.

Under the contract, Hanwha SolarOne will deliver a total of 258,000 HSL 72 S Poly modules starting in the first quarter 2015.

Deliveries of the solar PV modules will be completed in the second quarter.

Power generated from the solar facility will be sold under a power purchase agreement (PPA).

Hanwha SolarOne managing director Maengyoon Kim said: "Hanwha Solar is strongly expanding into emerging PV markets.

"With its financial stability and high-quality products, our company has proven a reliable partner for investors and project planners worldwide."

Featuring four busbar design for yielding more efficient energy production, the Hanwha SolarOne’s new S Series modules have high temperature performance.