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YPF Luz announces investment of $260 million in the construction of a wind farm

YPF Luz said on Friday that it will make an investment of about 260 million dollars for the construction of a new wind farm in the central province of Córdoba. The venture, located in the town of General Levalle, 380 kilometers south of the city of Córdoba, will have an installed capacity of 155 MW … Continue reading YPF Luz announces investment of $260 million in the construction of a wind farm

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Argentina launches a 620 MW wind power and solar tender for the first time

The government launched a new tender to expand the renewable energy generation and storage park in the country. It is the first concrete initiative of the management of Alberto Fernández in this direction. The call foresees awarding 620 MW that would add around US$ 500 million of investment. The role of the nodes in the … Continue reading Argentina launches a 620 MW wind power and solar tender for the first time

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They generate 10% of Argentina’s electricity: how are the wind turbines that produce wind energy for 2.7 million homes

In Argentina there are around 900 wind turbines, which, thanks to the wind, generate 10% of the country’s total electricity consumption or, in other words, the equivalent of supplying more than 2.7 million homes. They are grouped into 57 wind farms that are distributed mostly in Chubut, Buenos Aires, Santa Cruz, La Rioja, Córdoba, Neuquén … Continue reading They generate 10% of Argentina’s electricity: how are the wind turbines that produce wind energy for 2.7 million homes

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The IV Stage of the Aluar Wind Farm in Argentina begins

Aluar began the works corresponding to the IV Stage of its Wind Farm, with the construction of the bases of the next wind turbines to be installed, road opening tasks and cable laying of the medium voltage networks.Stage IV will have 18 V150 type wind turbines with a unit power of 4.5 MW and a … Continue reading The IV Stage of the Aluar Wind Farm in Argentina begins

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Pampa Energía: Acquisition of Arauco II Wind Farm

Pampa Energía S.A. (‘Pampa’ or the ‘Company’; NYSE: PAM; ByMA: PAMP) informs that today has executed an agreement with the Provincial Government of La Rioja to acquire 100% of Vientos de Arauco Renovables S.A.U., which operates Arauco II Wind Farm stage 1 and 2 (‘PEA II’), located in Arauco, province of La Rioja, with a … Continue reading Pampa Energía: Acquisition of Arauco II Wind Farm

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A ship with wind turbines for the Aluar wind farm arrived at the Storni dock

The Chinese ship “Da Qing” is moored at site 2 of the Storni Pier in Puerto Madryn, where it transported 18 wind turbines for the fourth stage of the El Llano wind farm, owned by the Aluar company, which is located about 20 kilometers to the north from “The Prettiest”. The ship arrived at the … Continue reading A ship with wind turbines for the Aluar wind farm arrived at the Storni dock

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Fernández, Quintela and Darío Martínez started the works of the Arauco III Wind Farm in La Rioja

The President of the Nation, Alberto Fernández, the Governor of the province of La Rioja, Ricardo Quintela, and the Secretary of Energy of the Nation, Darío Martínez, led the inauguration of the works of the “Arauco III Wind Farm”. With an investment of 120 million dollars, 28 new wind turbines will be added, adding 100 … Continue reading Fernández, Quintela and Darío Martínez started the works of the Arauco III Wind Farm in La Rioja

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Vestas secures 81 MW order to expand the Llano wind complex in Argentina

Vestas has received an order from Aluar Aluminio Argentino S.A.I.C for the 81 MW Llano IV Wind Farm in the province of Chubut in Argentina. The project will feature 18 V150-4.5 MW which Vestas will supply and install. Upon completion, Vestas will also deliver a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement. This agreement will optimise … Continue reading Vestas secures 81 MW order to expand the Llano wind complex in Argentina

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Tierra del Fuego and MMEX jointly announce the potential development of a green hydrogen

Today, the Province of Tierra del Fuego and MMEX jointly announce the potential development of a green hydrogen project in the Río Grande area. The Governor of the Province of Tierra del Fuego, Mr. Gustavo Adrian Melella, announced that, “MMEX, a North American company with operations in Texas USA with extensive experience in the implementation, … Continue reading Tierra del Fuego and MMEX jointly announce the potential development of a green hydrogen

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Aluar will invest 130 million dollars in a wind farm in Puerto Madryn

The firm explained that it will have 18 wind turbines with a nominal power of 4.5 MW, which will add 81 MW of power to the current renewable energy production of the park that already supplies the primary aluminum production plant. The construction will add 81 MW of power to the current production of renewable … Continue reading Aluar will invest 130 million dollars in a wind farm in Puerto Madryn

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Vestas obtains an order for 103 MW of wind power with Tenaris in Argentina

In association with Tenaris, Vestas secured a 103 MW deal for the Buena Ventura wind farm in the Province of Buenos Aires, in Argentina. The project will have 24 V150-4.2 MW wind turbines in operational mode of 4.3 MW that Vestas will supply and install. Upon completion, Vestas will also deliver a 20-year Active Output … Continue reading Vestas obtains an order for 103 MW of wind power with Tenaris in Argentina

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Vestas secures 86 MW order with PCR in Argentina

Vestas has secured an 86 MW order with Petroquímica Comodoro Rivadavia S.A. (PCR), for two projects in Argentina: Mataco III and Vivoratá, nearby Bahia Blanca and Mar del Plata cities respectively in the Province of Buenos Aires. “We are pleased to work with PCR once more, reinforcing both companies’ interest to accelerate the energy transition … Continue reading Vestas secures 86 MW order with PCR in Argentina

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YPF Luz inaugurated its third wind farm in Argentina

YPF’s Cañadón León Wind Farm will contribute 123 MW of wind energy to the national system, equivalent to the needs of some 150,000 homes.YPF Luz inaugurated Cañadón León, its third wind farm, located northeast of the province of Santa Cruz, in the town of Cañadón Seco. The park, which began its operation in December 2021, … Continue reading YPF Luz inaugurated its third wind farm in Argentina

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Tenaris to invest $190 million on new wind farm in Argentina

Tenaris will spend $190 million on the construction of a new Argentine wind farm expected to come online by mid-2023, the company said in a statement on Thursday. The nearly 101 megawatt project will be built in the city of Adolfo Gonzales Chaves in Buenos Aires province and generate 509 gigawatt hours (GWh) of electricity … Continue reading Tenaris to invest $190 million on new wind farm in Argentina

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Vestas secures an order for 81 MW of wind power with Pampa Energía in Argentina

Vestas has signed an agreement with Pampa Energia for the 81 MW De la Bahía II project near the city of Bahía Blanca in the Province of Buenos Aires in Argentina. With this expansion of the De la Bahía wind farm, which has been in operation since 2019, the combined capacity of the wind complex … Continue reading Vestas secures an order for 81 MW of wind power with Pampa Energía in Argentina

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YPF Luz inaugurated the 175 MW Los Teros wind farm

The park has a total of 45 wind turbines and can generate wind power for 215,000 homes.YPF Luz carried out the inauguration of its second wind farm, Los Teros, with an installed capacity of 175 MW. The development was already operational, but had not had its symbolic ribbon cutting.In June of this year the firm … Continue reading YPF Luz inaugurated the 175 MW Los Teros wind farm

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Goldwind installs 100 MW of wind energy in Argentina

In April, the Loma Blanca VI wind farm (100 MW), with Goldwind wind turbines, was approved by the National Electricity Market Management Agency (CAMMESA) and entered the commercial operation period of 20 years. So far, Goldwind’s five wind power projects in Argentina have entered commercial operation (COD). The five wind farms are equipped with GW … Continue reading Goldwind installs 100 MW of wind energy in Argentina

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YPF Luz announces the commissioning of a wind farm in Buenos Aires

YPF invested US $ 235 million in the 3,610-hectare wind power plant, one of the largest in the country, with 45 wind turbines.Los Teros has the capacity to produce 838 gigawatt hours per year and will prevent the emission of more than 400,000 tons of carbon dioxide, the company explained in a statement. “It is … Continue reading YPF Luz announces the commissioning of a wind farm in Buenos Aires

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Wind power in Argentina, Chinese technology wind turbines start operating

Four wind power parks with Chinese technology began operating in Argentina since last April, managing to join the Argentine Interconnection System (SADI), contributing to the transformation of the energy matrix of the South American country. It is the “Loma Blanca” wind complex located in the province of Chubut (south) with three of its four parks … Continue reading Wind power in Argentina, Chinese technology wind turbines start operating

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Wind energy in Argentina, Chubut Norte III Wind farm

The Chubut Norte III Wind Farm, in the hands of the companies Genneia and Pan American Energy, has already begun to pour energy into the Argentine Interconnection System (SADI), after an investment of 81 million dollars and after obtaining the commercial authorization granted by CAMMESA . Chubut Norte III operates on the same site where … Continue reading Wind energy in Argentina, Chubut Norte III Wind farm

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