Puerto Madryn is a 223.2MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Chubut, Argentina. 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 November 2018. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project is developed and owned by Patagonia Wind Energy.

The project generates 987GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 330,000 households, offsetting 495,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The Puerto Madryn (Puerto Madryn Phase I), has 117m high towers.

The Puerto Madryn (Puerto Madryn Phase II), has 117m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in November 2018.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the Puerto Madryn (Puerto Madryn Phase I) is sold to Cammesa under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.09kWh for a period of 20.00 years, starting from 2018.

The power generated from the Puerto Madryn (Puerto Madryn Phase II) is sold to Cammesa under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.088kWh for a period of 20.00 years, starting from 2019.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 62 units of V126-3.45MW turbines, each with 3.6MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project. The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2018, for a period of 10 years.

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This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.