Morro do Cruzeiro is a 79.8MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Bahia, Brazil. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2024.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Onshore||79.8||–||79.8||Permitting||Bahia, Brazil||Statkraft Energias Renovaveis|
The project is being developed and currently owned by Statkraft Energias Renovaveis.
The project is expected to generate 386GWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 190,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $153.2m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
Nordex will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 14 units of N163/5.X turbines, each with 5.7MW nameplate capacity.
Nordex is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project for a period of 3 years.
The wind power project will consists of Concrete towers to be supplied Nordex. These towers will be around 120m high.
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