With an eye on the future wind farm that is planned to be built in Canet Lo Roig, the mayor, María Ángeles Pallarés, is gathering information on the installation and operation of this type of infrastructure and on the benefits that the implementation of the eolic energy.
With this objective, the municipality has visited one of the Castellón companies in the sector. Specifically, Pallarés moved to LM Wind Power’s wind blade factory, located in the Les Coves de Vinromà Environmental Industrial Park.
“Wind energy is a clean energy that does not pollute, and this is one of the main advantages, but we are also concerned about the visual impact, that the park is integrated into a unique landscape like the one we have in Canet and, in addition to having With a leading company in the field, Les Coves was awarded the prize for the rural integration of wind power, so its experience can provide us with very valid information when developing the project in our municipality, ”explains Pallarés.
During the visit, the mayor spoke with the director of the plant, José Luis Grau, to whom she expressed her interest in knowing the manufacturing process, the maintenance of the facility and how to minimize the visual impact.
Remember that the project that is planned to be developed in Canet, promoted by the Germania Group, contemplates the installation of up to 7 wind turbines of 4’6 MW of power in the Serra Sola, with an estimated investment of more than 28 million euros.