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Wind power, responsible for a fifth of the electricity generated in April in Spain

46.2% of the monthly generation was of renewable origin between wind energy, hydroelectric, concentrated solar power and photovoltaic, and 68.1% was produced from technologies that do not emit equivalent CO2. Wind energy, responsible for 20.8% of the electricity produced in April, has increased its production by 12.3% compared to the same month in 2020. The … Continue reading Wind power, responsible for a fifth of the electricity generated in April in Spain

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Acciona starts the Celada Fusión wind farm (48 MW)

The wind farm will require an investment of more than €45M and will start operations early next year. ACCIONA has started construction works on the Celada Fusión wind farm (48MW) in the Valles del Cerrato region, in Palencia (Spain). The project will require an investment of more than €45M and will commence operations in the … Continue reading Acciona starts the Celada Fusión wind farm (48 MW)

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EDP Renewables and MSD sign long-term 40 MW PPA for a wind power project in Spain

The contract duration is 15 years and the project, located in Albacete, is expected to start operations in 2023.  EDP Renewables, a world leader in the renewable energy sector and the world’s third largest wind power producer, has signed a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with pharmaceutical company MSD (tradename of Merck & Co., Inc., … Continue reading EDP Renewables and MSD sign long-term 40 MW PPA for a wind power project in Spain

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Avintia Energía will develop 150 MW of wind energy in Ourense and Lugo

Avintia Energía, a division of Grupo Avintia focused on renewable energies, is developing three 5 0MW wind farms in the towns of Quiroga, Villamartín de Valdeorras and A Rúa in Ourense and Lugo with a construction budget of 120 million euros, in a firm commitment to sustainable development in this Galician province. The three parks … Continue reading Avintia Energía will develop 150 MW of wind energy in Ourense and Lugo

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Wind energy in Burgos, Capital Energy advances in the development of the Cerevil and Cerecol wind farms

The development of both wind power facilities, located in 14 municipal terms -Merindad de Río Ubierna; Valley of the Navas; Rodilla Monastery; Rublacedo de Abajo; Villayerno; Morquillas; Ferrets; Burgos; Ash Knee; Santa María del Invierno; Santa Olalla de Bureba; Castil de Peones; Quintanavides and Alcocero de Mola-, will involve the investment of around 178 million … Continue reading Wind energy in Burgos, Capital Energy advances in the development of the Cerevil and Cerecol wind farms

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Spain, seventh country in the EU in investments in wind energy in 2020 with 1,500 million euros

Spain has been the European market with the highest activity in the acquisition of onshore wind power projects and installations, with 2,500 million euros for a total of 2.4 GW of wind power.European wind invested 43 billion euros in 2020, covering 20 GW of power for new wind farms to be built in the coming … Continue reading Spain, seventh country in the EU in investments in wind energy in 2020 with 1,500 million euros

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Capital Energy advances in the development of the Cunca wind farm

This wind energy facility, located in the municipality of Vila de Cruces, will have an installed power of 22.5 megawatts (MW) and its development will involve an investment of about 20 million euros.The five wind turbines of this fourth Capital Energy wind farm in Galicia will be capable of supplying clean energy to more than … Continue reading Capital Energy advances in the development of the Cunca wind farm

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Iberdrola and MAPFRE create a strategic alliance to invest together in renewable energy in Spain

The joint venture is starting out with 230 MW: 100 MW of operational wind power and 130 MW of photovoltaic under development, and will be adding more green energy projects to reach a portfolio of up to 1,000 MW Agreement between leaders: Iberdrola brings on board a leading national partner to develop its renewable growth … Continue reading Iberdrola and MAPFRE create a strategic alliance to invest together in renewable energy in Spain

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Wind power, responsible for 25.5% of the electricity produced in March in Spain

The demand for electricity in Spain increased 4.8% in March. 53.7% of the monthly generation was of renewable origin between concentrated solar power, photovoltaic and wind energy, and 76.9% was produced from technologies that do not emit CO2 equivalent.Wind energy, responsible for 25.5% of the electricity produced in March, continues to be the leading technology … Continue reading Wind power, responsible for 25.5% of the electricity produced in March in Spain

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Vestas receives orders for wind turbines for wind power in Finland, Spain, Japan, Greece, Turkey and the US.

Rokas Renewables, a subsidiary of Iberdrola Renewables, has placed an order for 102 MW for three wind projects in Greece. The order includes the supply and installation of twenty V150-4.2MW wind turbines for the Askio II and Askio III wind farms, as well as three EnVentus V162-6.0MW wind turbines for the Rokani wind farm. All … Continue reading Vestas receives orders for wind turbines for wind power in Finland, Spain, Japan, Greece, Turkey and the US.

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Wind power is the leading source of production in Spain with 28.4% so far in 2021

The wind has allowed the wind energy generated in Spain from January 1 to March 25, 2021 to become the highest record reached by this technology since records have been available (2007). Thus, according to provisional data from Red Eléctrica de España (REE), during said period this technology has been responsible for 18,014 GWh and … Continue reading Wind power is the leading source of production in Spain with 28.4% so far in 2021

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Vestas signs an order for 50 MW of wind energy in Spain

Vestas has received a 50 MW order for V150-4.2 MW wind turbines for a wind farm in Spain. The contract includes the supply and installation of twelve V150-4.2 MW wind turbines, two of which will be delivered in 4.0 MW power mode, as well as a 20-year Active Output Management 4000 (AOM 4000) service contract. … Continue reading Vestas signs an order for 50 MW of wind energy in Spain

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Nordex supplies 11 N155 / 4.X wind turbines for 50 MW of wind energy in Spain

In March, the Nordex Group received another order from Spain consisting of eleven N155 / 4.X wind turbines. The wind turbines are projected for a 50 MW wind farm in the north of the country. The order also includes a Premium Service for wind turbines for an extended period. The installation of the wind farm … Continue reading Nordex supplies 11 N155 / 4.X wind turbines for 50 MW of wind energy in Spain

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2021 begins with a first quarter of wind energy and solar records

The explosive increase in installed wind energy and photovoltaic capacity registered since 2019 in the Iberian Peninsula is leading to the continuous breaking of generation records with these renewable technologies. On the other hand, the escalation in CO2 prices in recent months, which continue the long upward race that they have been leading since 2018, … Continue reading 2021 begins with a first quarter of wind energy and solar records

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Nordex receives order for 180 MW of wind power from Spain

The Nordex Group scores in Spain with an order for 182.4 MW. The company will deliver 38 N155/4.8 turbines from the Delta4000 series for a wind farm to be built in the central of the country. The order also includes a service contract for the turbines covering a period of two years. Delivery and installation … Continue reading Nordex receives order for 180 MW of wind power from Spain

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EDP Renováveis and Vestas join forces to boost rural employment

The two companies will use the ‘Keep it Local’ program to provide training to 24 young people living in towns where the companies are present. The selected candidates will be granted a scholarship to take the wind farm maintenance engineer course offered by AEE (Spanish Wind Power Association). EDP Renováveis (Euronext: EDPR), a world leader … Continue reading EDP Renováveis and Vestas join forces to boost rural employment

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Siemens Gamesa and Repsol wrap up their first deal to install 120 MW across four wind farms in Spain

Contract is for two wind farms in Zaragoza with a capacity of 100 MW and another two in Valladolid with a 20 MW capacity, at Repsol’s Delta II and PI projects respectively The four wind farms will be equipped with the SG 5.0-145 turbine, one of the most powerful in Spain and are expected to … Continue reading Siemens Gamesa and Repsol wrap up their first deal to install 120 MW across four wind farms in Spain

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Wind power has reached its highest electricity production in the last 15 years in Spain

Favorable wind weather conditions and the increase in installed wind farm capacity with wind turbines registered in recent years have allowed wind energy production in this period to be 32.9% higher than in 2020.On January 23, the wind energy contributed 413 GWh of daily energy to the national production mix, the highest figure since there … Continue reading Wind power has reached its highest electricity production in the last 15 years in Spain

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Five Autonomous Communities have wind power as their main technology generation in Spain

Castilla y León repeats as the autonomous community with the most wind energy generation and Zaragoza stands out in the ranking of the most wind-powered provinces.4 autonomous communities generate more than 50% of their demand with wind power20 Spanish provinces generated more than 1 TWh of wind electricity and 7 autonomous communities generated more than … Continue reading Five Autonomous Communities have wind power as their main technology generation in Spain

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Greenhouse gas emissions decreased by 18% in Spain in 2020

Greenhouse gas emissions materially sank last year in Spain due to the reduction of activities during the pandemic. Confinement and the drop in transport and production caused the gases that heat the atmosphere to decrease in 2020 by 17.9% compared to the previous year It is the steepest descent in Spanish history. The result was … Continue reading Greenhouse gas emissions decreased by 18% in Spain in 2020

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