Arauco III Wind Farm is a 100MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in La Rioja, Argentina. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2022 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Parque Eolico Arauco SAPEM. The company has a stake of 100%.

The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 182,413t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $120m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2022. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Contractors involved

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The wind power project consists of 28 turbines.

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