Tucano VIII is a 49.6MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Bahia, Brazil. 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 2021 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed by Parque Eolico Tucano, SoWiTec do Brasil Energias Alternativas and Tucano F8 Geracao de Energias. The project is currently owned by Tucano F8 Geracao de Energias with a stake of 100%.
The project cost is expected to be around $76.88m.
The Tubular Steel structure to be installed at the project site are expected to be 115m high.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to Anglo American under a power purchase agreement for a period of 15 years, starting from 2022.
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 8 units of SG 5.8-170 turbines, each with 6.2MW nameplate capacity.
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