Florida Wind Farm is a 50.4MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Florida, Uruguay. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2014. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Akuo Energy Uruguay. The project is currently owned by Cubico Sustainable Investments with a stake of 40% and Akuo Energy Uruguay.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 81,637 households, offsetting 40,284t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $128m.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in November 2014.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Administracion Nacional de Usinas y Trasmisiones Electricas under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years.

Contractors involved

Nordex was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 21 units of N117 (2.4 MW) turbines, each with 2.4MW nameplate capacity.

Nordex is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2014, for a period of 15 years.

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About Akuo Energy Uruguay

Akuo Energy Uruguay SAS (AKUO Uruguay) is a renewable energy company that develops, finances, builds and operates renewable energy power plants. It is headquartered in Uruguay.


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