Gecama Wind Project is a 312MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Castile-La Mancha, Spain. The project is currently in financing stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 312 312 Financed Castile-La Mancha, Spain Assignia Infraestructuras; Enlight Renewable Energy; Grupo Essentium

Description

The project is being developed by Assignia Infraestructuras, Enlight Renewable Energy and Grupo Essentium. The project is currently owned by Enlight Renewable Energy with a stake of 72%.

The project is expected to supply enough clean energy to power 260,000 households, to offset 150,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $719.16m.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2022.

Contractors Involved

Nordex will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 65 units of N149/4.0-4.5 turbines, each with 4.8MW nameplate capacity.

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

The wind power project will consists of Concrete towers to be supplied Nordex. These towers will be around 120m high.

The rotor blades are likely to be supplied by Nordex.

About Assignia Infraestructuras

Assignia Infraestructuras SA is a provider of infrastructure construction services. The company also offers construction services in the fields of building and architecture, conservation and maintenance, and environment.

About Enlight Renewable Energy

Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd (Enlight Renewable) is a renewable energy company that invests, develops, finances, constructs, operates and manages electricity production projects from renewable energy sources. The company develops photovoltaic technology by which solar energy is converted to electrical energy using solar panels. It also operates wind turbines which converts the kinetic energy from wind into electricity. Enlight Renewable undertakes and develops various solar energy, wind energy and hydro power projects. The company’s project portfolio includes Haluziot, Idan, Mivtachim, Talmei Bilu, Perot Golan, Lukovac, Ma’ale Gilboa, Genesis Wind, Wroblew, Blacksmith and TWF. It has operations across Israel and Europe. Enlight Renewable is headquartered in Rosh Ha’ayin, Israel.

About Grupo Essentium

Grupo Essentium is the holding company of a group of companies operating in the sectors of construction materials, construction, civil engineering and property development.

Methodology

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