Visit windpowermonthlyevents.com for the latest on our upcoming conferences and webcasts

Wind Wire: Cluster project second phase online

PORTUGAL: The second phase of construction of the Carreco Outeiro wind farm, which is in located in Viana do Castelo in the Minho historic province in the north-west of Portugal, is now in an advanced stage of construction and should be ready to start producing electricity this month.

According to project developer ENEOP2, whose shareholders include Enercon, Enernova, Generg, Finerge and TP, the 12MW Carreco Outeiro-II wind farm will consist of six turbines, with a rated capacity of 2MW each, and will include the installation of a substation and transformer station. The EUR20 million project forms part of a wider project that sees the construction of a wind cluster in Viana do Castello, consisting of six factories producing parts for wind power plants. The new facility will join the existing Carreco Outeiro wind farm, which has been operational since 2005.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Sign up now
Already registered?
Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus

Windpower Monthly Events

Latest Jobs