Amunet Wind Farm is a 500.5MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Red Sea, Egypt. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the financing stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Amunet Wind Power. AMEA Power and Sumitomo are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 60% and 40% respectively.
The project is expected to generate 2,300,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 800,000 households. The project is expected to offset 1,000,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Egyptian Electricity Transmission under a power purchase agreement. The power will be sold at the rate of $0.031kWh for a period of 25 years. The capacity to be procured is 500MW.
Envision Energy and Power Construction Corporation of China are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.
Envision Energy will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 77 units of EN 171-6.5 turbines, each with 6.5MW nameplate capacity.
Envision Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project for a period of 25 years.
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About Amunet Wind Power
Amunet Wind Power Co is a subsidiary of AMEA Power LLC that provides wind energy services. The company is Headquartered in New Cario, Egypt.