Taltal Wind Farm is a 99MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Antofagasta, Chile. 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. The project construction commenced in 2013 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in December 2014. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Parque Eolico Taltal. Enel Green Power Chile and Enel Chile are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 99.99% and 0.01% respectively.
The project generates 300,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 170,000 households, offsetting 200,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $190m.
The project has 80m high towers.
The project is currently active. The project construction commenced in 2013 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in December 2014.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Sistema Interconectado Central under a power purchase agreement for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 99MW.
Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 33 units of V112-3.0 MW turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.
Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the wind power project for a period of 2 years.
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