Wind energy in Uruguay: IDB loan for a wind farm with 44 wind turbines

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will give a credit of $ 65 million for the wind power project that foresees the Liberator install a wind farm of 66 megawatts.

The total investment will require the wind farm is estimated at $ 169 million and will be located in Lavalleja, 10 miles south of Minas.

Be installed 44 wind turbines of 1.5 MW capacity each and 320 people work in the construction of the wind farm in Uruguay.


By José Santamarta,