Ghoubet Djibouti Wind Farm is a 58.905MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Arta, Djibouti. 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 2020 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Djibouti Wind and is currently owned by Red Sea Power with a stake of 100%.
The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 154,526t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $250m.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2020. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Electricite de Djibouti under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years. The offtake capacity is expected to be 58.9MW.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 17 units of SG 3.4-132 turbines, each with 3.465MW nameplate capacity.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy is expected to perform operations and maintenance for the wind power project for a period of 10 years.
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