The plant is located in Santhiou Mékhé, Senegal, between latitude 15 ° 08 'North and longitude 16 ° 41' West. This latitude offers very favorable radiation conditions throughout the year, with an average of more than 2000 kWh / m2 per day.

The village of Santhiou Mékhé is located 4.5 km west of the commune of Mekhe (commune located 125 km from Dakar). Access is through a sandy track renovated as part of the project.