Zarafshon Wind Farm is a 499.5MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Navoiy, Uzbekistan. 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 2024. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Abu Dhabi Future Energy. The company has a stake of 100%.
The project is expected to generate 1,599,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 500,000 households. The project is expected to offset 1,100,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.
The project will have 95m high towers.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2021. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2024.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project will be sold to National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.
SEPCOIII Electric Power Construction is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the wind power project.
Goldwind Science & Technology will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company is expected to provide 111 units of GW155/4500kW turbines, each with 4.5MW nameplate capacity.
Abu Dhabi Future Energy and Goldwind Science & Technology are expected to be contracted for rendering of operations & maintenance services for the project.
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About Abu Dhabi Future Energy
Abu Dhabi Future Energy Co (Masdar), a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi National Energy Co, is a renewable energy company. The company mainly focuses on solar and wind power projects such photovoltaic power, concentrated solar and offshore and onshore wind farms. Masdar invests in and contributes to innovative projects such as utility-scale power plants, community grid projects, and individual solar home systems. The company also focuses on advancing cleantech innovation and offers energy services consultancy. It is also involved in sustainable urban development, building, and deploying advanced technologies such as reverse osmosis seawater desalination plants. The company develops projects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and other regions. Masdar is headquartered in Masdar, Abu Dhabi, the UAE.