Coentral – Safra is a 41.75MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Coimbra, Portugal. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2006. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Edp Distribuicao - Energia and Novas Energias. The project is currently owned by Novas Energias with a stake of 100%.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2006.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Redes Energeticas Nacionais under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

GE Renewable Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 25 units of ECO 74 turbines, each with 1.67MW nameplate capacity.

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

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About Edp Distribuicao - Energia

Edp Distribuicao - Energia SA (Edp), a subsidiary of Energias de Portugal SA, is an electric utility that offers grid power distribution services. The utility's services include online bill payment, rebates and incentives, connection and disconnection service, power outages, scheduled outages, energy efficiency, energy conservation, energy audits, electrical safety, meter reading, electrical installation, and load management. It also provides substations with switching stations and street lighting facilities. Edp owns and operates a network of distribution lines and electronic communications networks. The utility serves residential and commercial customers in Portugal. Edp is headquartered in Lisboa, Portugal.

About Novas Energias

Novas Energias, S.A. operates in the renewable business sector in Portugal. The company designs, builds and operates renewable electricity generation ventures in Portugal.


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