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Argentinean Wind Power Pioneer and long-term WWEA Board Member Erico Spinadel passed away

With sadness, WWEA has received the message from Argentina that Prof. Dr. Erico Spinadel has passed away earlier this week. Prof. Spinadel was one of the early pioneers of wind power in Argentina and internationally, and, since 1996, served the wind community of his country as founder and long-standing President of the Argentine Wind Energy … Continue reading Argentinean Wind Power Pioneer and long-term WWEA Board Member Erico Spinadel passed away

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Wind energy in Argentina, Genneia obtained $ 31 million for the Chubut Norte II wind farm

The leading renewable energy company received the first tranche of a corporate loan granted by the German Development Bank kfW. It will be destined for the Pomona II wind power plants that are already in operation and Chubut Norte II wind farm that is under construction. The first 31 million dollars over a total amount … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, Genneia obtained $ 31 million for the Chubut Norte II wind farm

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Goldwind Argentina’s First Wind energy Project Connects to the Grid

Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co Ltd (Goldwind) is pleased to announce that its first wholly owned wind power project based in South America has recently reached commercial operation. The conclusion of this Argentina-domiciled wind farm, Loma Blanca II, signified a firm expansion of Goldwind’s global business territory. It also showcased Goldwind’s diversified yet well-integrated business … Continue reading Goldwind Argentina’s First Wind energy Project Connects to the Grid

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Record of wind power in Argentina

Renewable energies reached a capacity of 2004 MW (over an installed park of more than 2700 MW) and supplied 12% of the Argentine Interconnection System (SADI). The monthly energy generated in December 2019 had been 912.2 gigawatt-hours (GWh) and the almost uninterrupted ascent started in May 2018 continued. In the last month of last year, … Continue reading Record of wind power in Argentina

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Genneia starts operating its seventh wind energy plant in Necochea

The renewable energy company Genneia, began operating its Wind Wind Farm of Necochea, with a power of 38 megawatts, which is the seventh of the company in operation and the second in the province of Buenos Aires. In this way, Genneia reached a total power of 600 megawatts of wind power and 700 renewable, in … Continue reading Genneia starts operating its seventh wind energy plant in Necochea

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Wind energy in Argentina, first wind farm in Neuquén

The first wind power project in the province will start generating at the end of March. The company responsible for the work plans to put into operation only five wind turbines. In June, all wind turbines will be operational. A few days ago the assembly of the first tower was completed. A few meters from … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, first wind farm in Neuquén

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Americas install over 13.4 GW wind energy capacity in 2019, tripling the region’s total wind power capacity over past decade

North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean installed 13,427 MW of wind energy capacity in 2019, an increase of 12 per cent from 2018’s wind turbines installations. Total installed wind farm capacity in North, Central, and South America and the Caribbean is now over 148GW, thereby tripling the wind power capacity in the region … Continue reading Americas install over 13.4 GW wind energy capacity in 2019, tripling the region’s total wind power capacity over past decade

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YPF Luz clinches $150 million in loans for wind farm in Santa Cruz

Argentine power generator YPF Luz, a subsidiary of state oil company YPF, said on Tuesday it had clinched $150 million in loans to build a wind farm in Santa Cruz, on the country’s famously breezy southern steppes. The company received $100 million in credits from BNP Paribas Fortis and $50 million from the U.S. International … Continue reading YPF Luz clinches $150 million in loans for wind farm in Santa Cruz

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YPF Luz starts moving wind turbines from its wind farm in Cañadón Seco

This wind energy project, which includes the construction of a transformer station, an interconnection line in 132kv of 3 km and another line of 50 km in length, demands an investment of approximately 160 million dollars and renewable energy generation of 122 MW of powerYPF Luz (YPF Energía Eléctrica SA) is progressing in the construction … Continue reading YPF Luz starts moving wind turbines from its wind farm in Cañadón Seco

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Ibero-American Renewable Associations will sign renewable energy commitment at COP25

The 12 associations that have made this commitment will be: Spanish Wind Energy  Association (AEE Spain), APPA Renewable, Protermosolar and UNEF (Spain), ACERA (Chile), AEEREE (Ecuador), AMDEE and ASOLMEX (Mexico), AUDER (Uruguay), Cader (Argentina), SER Colombia and SPR (Peru).Within the framework of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change – or better known as COP25 … Continue reading Ibero-American Renewable Associations will sign renewable energy commitment at COP25

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Wind energy in Argentina, work on wind farms in Chubut Norte resume

These are the Chubut Norte III and IV wind farms, whose construction had been interrupted in October due to foreign exchange restrictions that stopped the disbursement of foreign credits.The resumption of the works is due to the understanding of multiple actors. The work stoppage had resulted in the suspension of some 900 workers affiliated with … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, work on wind farms in Chubut Norte resume

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Envision supplies wind turbines to Argentina’s wind energy

A wind farm with four wind turbines that contribute a total of 10 megawatts was opened in Bahía Blanca by a Chinese capital company that invested US $ 17 million.The “García del Río” wind farm of Envision Energy Argentina, with Chinese capitals, is located at kilometer 38 of national route 33, about 40 kilometers from … Continue reading Envision supplies wind turbines to Argentina’s wind energy

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Wind energy in Argentina, inaugurated the García del Río wind farm

With the presence of the mayor Héctor Gay and Sebastian Kind, national undersecretary of Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency, the García del Río wind farm was inaugurated this afternoon, located at kilometer 38 of national route 33.    This venture is the first technological investment in our country of Envision Energy Argentina, a Chinese capital company, … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, inaugurated the García del Río wind farm

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Wind energy in Argentina: Wind turbines arrive for the Cañadón León Wind Farm

The Port of Desire is receiving wind turbines for the Cañadón León Wind Farm, located 5 kilometers from Cañadón Seco. The other two are in Koluel Kaike (The Hercules) and in Jaramillo (Bicentennial); The latter has been delivering energy for three months when it was inaugurated with the presence of provincial and national authorities. The … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina: Wind turbines arrive for the Cañadón León Wind Farm

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Wind energy in Argentina, El Sosneado wind farm

A provincial delegation presented to the China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) the project that was awarded by the renewable energy plan (RenovAR) and has a contract with Cammesa, but has not materialized due to the country’s financial conditions. The mission of Mendoza in China has been holding different meetings and meetings with companies of the … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, El Sosneado wind farm

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Wind energy suffers the uncertainty of Argentina

The Argentine Wind Energy Chamber warned this week that, due to exchange restrictions, the financing for this type of wind power works is “suspended”. There are currently five wind farms under construction in three districts, with hundreds of hired workers.The Argentine Wind Energy Chamber (CEA) released a statement this week in which it expressed its … Continue reading Wind energy suffers the uncertainty of Argentina

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Wind energy, key to Amazon’s settlement in Bahía Blanca and Colonel Rosales

Once again the possible Amazon filing in Bahía Blanca was once again the subject of journalistic comments in the country.    This time several capital media were responsible for referring to this possibility, although the trigger was the dissemination of a report by the US agency Bloomberg, specializing in economic issues.    “The Amazon company plans to … Continue reading Wind energy, key to Amazon’s settlement in Bahía Blanca and Colonel Rosales

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Wind energy in Argentina: the largest wind farm begins to operate

CAMMESA granted today the commercial authorization of the second stage of the Madryn Wind Farm. With this milestone, Madryn becomes the largest wind farm in Argentina.The total investment amounts to USD 320 million. The total installed wind power is 222.3 MW. This wind farm reaffirms Genneia’s leadership, which has more than 40% of the wind … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina: the largest wind farm begins to operate

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Argentina will lead wind power in Latin America

Argentina will become in the coming years a “leading wind energy market in Latin America” ??if it manages to overcome the challenges linked to the search for new sources of capital, increase its electricity transmission infrastructure, a report by the Global Wind Energy Council said today ( Gwec). In addition, he pointed out that Argentina … Continue reading Argentina will lead wind power in Latin America

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Expectation for Round 4 of Renew in Argentina

During his presentation in Argentina Wind Power held in Buenos Aires, the Undersecretary of Renewable Energies, Sebastián Kind, assured that in order to achieve that 20% of the energy matrix required by law 27,191 will have to launch round 4. The second edition of Argentina Wind Power is organized by the Global Wind Energy Council … Continue reading Expectation for Round 4 of Renew in Argentina

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