Wind energy in Nicaragua: IADB and BICSA financing a wind farm

The loan will allow the generation of wind power project La Fe, San Martin, located at kilometer 115 of the Panamericana Sur highway. The total wind energy project investment is $ 115.8 million.

The wind farm is planned to begin operations in February or March 2012 with an annual production of 145,696 MWh, which would mean an annual reduction of 283,000 barrels of fuel 104,000 tons of greenhouse gases.