Vientos del Secano Wind Farm is a 50MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2020.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Onshore 50 50 Active Buenos Aires, Argentina ABO Wind Energias Renovables; Envision Energy (Jiangsu); Envision Energy (Netherland)

Description

The project was developed by ABO Wind Energias Renovables, Envision Energy (Jiangsu) and Envision Energy (Netherland). Envision Energy (Netherland) and Envision Energy (Jiangsu) are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 75% and 25% respectively.

The project generates 217GWh electricity thereby offsetting 75,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $93.05m.

The project has 90m high towers.

Development Status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in November 2020.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Cammesa under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.049kWh for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 50MW.

Contractors Involved

Ingener and Milicic were selected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Envision Energy was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 20 units of EN110/2.5 turbines, each with 2.5MW nameplate capacity.

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