EPGE Chirnogeni is an 80MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Constanta, Romania. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2014.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 80 80 Active Constanta, Romania EP Global Energy

Description

The project was developed by EP Global Energy. Marguerite Fund, EnerCap Power Fund I and EP Global Energy are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 50%, 30% and 20% respectively.

The electricitiy generated from the plant has offsetted 105,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $100.974m.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in 2014.

Contractors Involved

Iberdrola Ingenieria y Construccion SAU was selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Nordex was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 32 units of N90 (2.5 MW) turbines, each with 2.5MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is the O&M contractor for the wind power project.

About EP Global Energy

EP Global Energy Ltd (EPGE), is a renewable energy service provider that offers services for development of wind, hybrid, solar power energy and conventional energy projects. It also offers renewable energy development, design, civil, building and electromechanical engineering, operation and maintenance, business development, strategic planning, and project finance. It concetrates on project development aspects such as wind measurements, site selection, micrositing and assessment, land acquisition, feasibility, grid solution and geotechnical studies, designs for civil works, road planning and electrical distribution, and others. EPGE is headquartered in Nicosia, Cyprus.

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