Vader Piet is a 30MW onshore wind power project. It is located in San Nicolas Noord, Aruba. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in December 2009.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 30 30 Active San Nicolas Noord, Aruba Nucapital

Description

The project was developed by Nucapital.

The project has 80m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in December 2009.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Web Aruba under a power purchase agreement with a contracted capacity is 30MWh.

Contractors Involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 10 units of V90-3.0 MW turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

About Nucapital

Nucapital Inc. is engaged in the origination and development of new wind farms in high cost, under-developed energy markets in the Caribbean and Central and South America. The company retaines ownership in its wind farms developed from greenfield sites in the target markets. It also participates as the majority owner developer and operator providing the necessary capital and expertise and typically prefers to join with local partners in target markets.

Methodology

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