Kiyu Wind Farm is a 49.12MW onshore wind power project. It is located in San Jose, 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 April 2017. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU.

The project generates 187,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 50,000 households, offsetting 122,135t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $117.5m.

The project has 119m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in April 2017.

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

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 16 units of V112-3.3 turbines, each with 3.07MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 5 years.

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About Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU

Cobra Gestion De Infraestructuras SLU (Grupo Cobra), a subsidiary of Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SA, is a provider of industrial services. It is engaged in construction, development, operation and maintenance of energy, industrial and mobility infrastructures. The company operates through water, gas, electricity and communication networks, specialized facilities and maintenance and integrated project business divisions. Its integrated project division provides engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning of projects; and promotion and participation in concession assets. Grupo Cobra’s specialized facilities and maintenance activities comprise of construction, installation and maintenance of high voltage electrical network, railway installations, air conditioning systems, mechanical and naval assemblies, and others. The company has operations in Asia Pacific, Africa, Europe and the Americas. Grupo Cobra is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.


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