Yeongwol Ecowind Wind Farm is a 46.2MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Gangwon, South Korea. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by E1, Gurae Resident Wind Power and Yeongwol Ecowind. The owners have 33.33% stake in the project respectively.

The project is expected to generate 73,000MWh of electricity.

The Tubular Steel structure to be installed at the project site are expected to be 132m high.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 11 units of V136-4.2 MW turbines, each with 4.2MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project for a period of 20 years.

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About E1

E1 Corp (E1), a subsidiary of LS Corp, is an oil and gas company. It provides liquefied petroleum gas import and export services. The company's services include liquefied petroleum gas distribution channels, import and export of liquefied gas, liquefied petroleum gas supply and others. Its autogas stations fuel LPG vehicles, refueling stations and retailers supply bottled LPG to residences and commercial establishments. E1 supplies LPG through bulk tanks installed at apartment complexes and supplies LPG through direct pipelines to petrochemical plants. E1 also provides renewable energy through solar photovoltaic (PV) power generation and wind power generation. The company also carries out electric vehicle charging business which includes electric vehicle charging operation, manufacture, and installation. E1 is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.

About Gurae Resident Wind Power

Gurae Resident Wind Power Co Ltd is a wind power plant that uses mechanical energy from wind turbines to power electric generators. The company is headquartered in Republic Of Korea (South Korea).

About Yeongwol Ecowind

Yeongwol Ecowind Co Ltd is a wind energy company that uses mechanical energy from wind turbines to power electric generators. The company is headquartered in Yeongwol, Gangwon, South Korea.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.