Cabeco da Rainha II is a 34MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Castelo Branco, Portugal. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in July 2008.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 34 34 Active Castelo Branco, Portugal Edp Distribuicao – Energia

Description

The project is developed and owned by Edp Distribuicao – Energia.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in July 2008.

Contractors Involved

Cabeco da Rainha II (Cabeco Rainha II Phase A) is equipped with Enercon E-70 E4 turbines. The phase consists of 4 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Cabeco da Rainha II (Cabeco Rainha II Phase B) is equipped with Enercon E-82 E2 / 2,000 kW turbines. The phase consists of 11 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

Cabeco da Rainha II (Cabeco Rainha II Phase C) is equipped with Vestas Wind Systems V100-2.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 2 turbines with 2MW nameplate capacity.

About Edp Distribuicao – Energia

Edp Distribuicao – Energia SA (Edp), a subsidiary of Energias de Portugal SA, is an electric utility that offers grid power distribution services. The utility’s services include online bill payment, rebates and incentives, connection and disconnection service, power outages, scheduled outages, energy efficiency, energy conservation, energy audits, electrical safety, meter reading, electrical installation, and load management. It also provides substations with switching stations and street lighting facilities. Edp owns and operates a network of distribution lines and electronic communications networks. The utility serves residential and commercial customers in Portugal. Edp is headquartered in Lisboa, Portugal.

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