Ashegoda is a 120MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Tigray, Ethiopia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2011.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||120||120||–||Active||Tigray, Ethiopia||Vergnet|
The project was developed by Vergnet and is currently owned by Ethiopian Electric Power.
The project generates 400,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 1,000,000 households.
The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2011.
Vergnet was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.
Ashegoda (Ashegoda I) is equipped with Vergnet GEV HP 1 MW turbines. The phase consists of 30 turbines with 1MW nameplate capacity.
Ashegoda (Ashegoda II) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy ECO 74 turbines. The phase consists of turbines with 1.67MW nameplate capacity.
Ashegoda (Ashegoda III) is equipped with GE Renewable Energy ECO 74 turbines. The phase consists of turbines with 1.67MW nameplate capacity.
Ethiopian Electric Power and Vergnet were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.
Vergnet SA (Vergnet) is a renewable energy company that designs, develops and manufactures renewable energy solutions. The company offers wind, solar and hybrid energy solutions, besides solar applications. Through its technology Hybrid Wizard, Vergnet offers real-time hybrid controller solutions for off-grid power plants in remote and islanded areas. The company’s major solutions include hybrid energy, solar energy wind energy, turkey solarPV solutions, solar solutions for essential needs, mining industry solution, independent power producer solutions and utility solutions. It serves a wide range of customers in energy value chain from industry operators to communities and private investors, independent power producers and utility companies in different parts of the world. Vergnet is headquartered in Orleans, France.
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