RWE has further strengthened its European renewables business by acquiring Alpha Solar, a Polish photovoltaic development company. With this, RWE takes over a solar project pipeline in Poland with a total capacity of approx. 3 GWac. The acquisition represents a strategic enhancement for RWE and adds to its existing global development pipeline of 10 gigawatts in solar projects. It was agreed to keep confidentiality on the purchase price.The acquired pipeline is spread across Poland. The majority of projects are of utility-scale in various stages of development. The maturity of projects ranges from early phase identified opportunities to ready-to-build projects.The development platform comes with a team of around 60 professionals with vast experience in the solar sector. Headquartered in Warsaw and supported by three local offices in Inowrocław, Łódź and Rzeszów, the team has expertise across the entire development process from land acquisition to construction readiness. As part of RWE Renewables, they will work on delivering the existing pipeline of solar projects as well as developing new projects.