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Spain to launch renewables tenders for Concentrated Solar Power and biomass in April

The Spanish government will launch its next renewable energy tender in April 2022 to award 500 MW to mostly concentrated solar power (200 MW) and biomass (140 MW) -based projects, the ministry for the ecological transition announced today. The ministry published the tender terms to public consultation until January 21.Out of the 500 MW total … Continue reading Spain to launch renewables tenders for Concentrated Solar Power and biomass in April

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Spain issues plan for up to 3 GW offshore wind energy by 2030

Spain approved its first Offshore Wind Roadmap last week. It aims to kickstart the deployment of offshore wind with a view to having up to 3 GW operating by 2030. Given Spain’s geography it’ll all be floating offshore wind. Ports and shipyards across Spain already play a key role in the supply chain for offshore … Continue reading Spain issues plan for up to 3 GW offshore wind energy by 2030

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Wind power is already the first technology in the electrical system

The wind energy sector is a key element for Spain’s economic recovery in the short term and for industrial and business competitiveness, which generates quality employment, puts downward pressure on electricity prices and exports services, goods and equipment, positioning our country as an international reference.In 2020, even with the pandemic situation, the wind sector has … Continue reading Wind power is already the first technology in the electrical system

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Spain approves the Offshore Wind energy Roadmap

It will strengthen the Spanish industrial leadership in renewable energies, with a view to generating stable, sustainable and quality employmentIt sets a target of 3 GW of floating wind power in 2030, 40% of the European goal of having 7 GW installed of this renewable technologyIt already has a first endowment of 200 million to … Continue reading Spain approves the Offshore Wind energy Roadmap

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The return of renewable energy auctions in the Spanish electricity market

Renewable energy auctions will play an important role in the energy transition and the achievement of the renewable energy capacity targets for 2030. In this second part of the summary of this year 2021, the two auctions held and the situation of the NECP objectives are reviewed versus the planned auction calendar until 2025. In … Continue reading The return of renewable energy auctions in the Spanish electricity market

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Roadmap for offshore wind energy in Spain

After the approval today by the Council of Ministers of the Roadmap for the Development of offshore wind and offshore energy in Spain, the wind sector positively values ??this decisive step to promote floating offshore wind projects in our country The Roadmap considers offshore wind as a sector with great potential to contribute to the … Continue reading Roadmap for offshore wind energy in Spain

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Wind energy surpasses nuclear energy and leads electricity generation in Spain

Whatever happens in the next three weeks, even if the wind stops blowing abruptly, wind power will end the year as the first source of electricity in Spain. Thus, wind will surpass nuclear power in the national electricity matrix for the first time since 2013, the only year in the entire historical series in which … Continue reading Wind energy surpasses nuclear energy and leads electricity generation in Spain

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Nabrawind manufactures the first self-lifting system for wind towers

Navassy builds the first autoization system for the Nabralift 2.0 tower, which can install towers up to 200 meters.Navassy, ??made up of Navarra Nabrawind, Tetrace and Comansa, will manufacture between 6 and 8 automated systems in the coming years in line with Nabralift’s order book. Navassy has completed the manufacture of the first automation system … Continue reading Nabrawind manufactures the first self-lifting system for wind towers

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Elecnor builds the largest wind power project in Spain for 64.3 million

The new wind energy installation with more than 300 MW is located in four municipalities of Cuenca and will be the largest one built in a single phase.Elecnor advances in the construction of a wind farm in Cuenca for 64.3 million euros. The Gecama project, which is located in the municipalities of Tébar, Cañada Juncosa, … Continue reading Elecnor builds the largest wind power project in Spain for 64.3 million

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The influence of the wind energy on the Spanish electricity market

The wind energy is the electricity generation technology with the most installed capacity in Mainland Spain and the second that contributed the most to the generation mix in recent years, exerting a downward influence on market prices. This technology, together with combined cycle gas turbines, took coal out of the mix, helped to reduce GHG … Continue reading The influence of the wind energy on the Spanish electricity market

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Enel Green Power connects a 51 MW wind farm in Cuenca, Spain to the electricity grid

Enel Green Power Spain has connected to the electricity grid a 51 MW wind farm in the town of Motilla del Palancar, in the Cuenca province. The investment associated with this project amounts to 51 million euros and it will reach an annual production of 144 GWh, avoiding the emissions of approximately 95,000 tonnes of … Continue reading Enel Green Power connects a 51 MW wind farm in Cuenca, Spain to the electricity grid

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Three new photovoltaic plants will supply around 118,000 homes

Iberdrola employs more than half a thousand people during the construction of several photovoltaic plants The Arenales photovoltaic plan will have a capacity of 150 MW and the two plants in Almaraz will add 80 MW The construction and maintenance of the plant have created hundreds of jobs and will prevent the emission of thousands … Continue reading Three new photovoltaic plants will supply around 118,000 homes

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SENER launches Solgest-1, the first hybrid concentrated solar power with storage and photovoltaic plant in Spain

SENER Renewable Investments, the SENER Group subsidiary that promotes and develops highly technological renewable energy projects, has launched the first hybrid solar project in Spain that merges CSP technology with molten salt storage and photovoltaic technology. In this design, the SENER group is combining two widely known technologies for its engineering branch. In the case … Continue reading SENER launches Solgest-1, the first hybrid concentrated solar power with storage and photovoltaic plant in Spain

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Spain auctions 2.2GW of onshore wind energy and retracts clawback measures

The Spanish Government published the results of its 3.3GW technology-neutral renewable energy auction. Onshore wind won a total of 2.258MW at an average of €30.18. This is amongst the cheapest strike prices in Europe ever and only slightly above the price in January’s auction in Spain. These new projects will bring an investment of more … Continue reading Spain auctions 2.2GW of onshore wind energy and retracts clawback measures

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Iberdrola selects four international projects to promote coexistence of agriculture and livestock farming in photovoltaic plants

The ‘challenge’ launched through its PERSEO international start-up programme has received 110 proposals from 32 countries. The company will provide technical and financial support to develop the solutions, will consider expanding the scale of the projects through commercial agreements and will consider investing in the winning companies Iberdrola is making progress in its commitment to … Continue reading Iberdrola selects four international projects to promote coexistence of agriculture and livestock farming in photovoltaic plants

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The influence of wind energy on the Spanish electricity market

Wind energy is the electricity generation technology with the most installed power in mainland Spain and the second that has contributed the most to the generation mix in recent years, exerting a downward influence on market prices. This technology, together with combined cycles, has taken coal out of the mix, has helped to reduce GHG … Continue reading The influence of wind energy on the Spanish electricity market

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The Ayamonte wind farm, the first one Capital Energy will assign to the capacity obtained at the renewable auctions

The company last the start of the works of this Onubense project, which will involve an investment of around 30 million eurosThe wind farm, which will be built by the Spanish company CRC, will have an initial power of 27 megawatts (MW) and its six wind turbines, of the General Electric Cypress model, will supply … Continue reading The Ayamonte wind farm, the first one Capital Energy will assign to the capacity obtained at the renewable auctions

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Galán has conveyed his commitment to Andalusia to Juan Manuel Moreno: it will triple its renewable capacity in the region

The statements were made during a meeting at COP26 with the President of the Andalusian Regional Government. Commitment to the energy transition and a cleaner community. This is the message conveyed by the chairman of Iberdrola, Ignacio Galán, to Juan Manuel Moreno, president of the Regional Government of Andalusia, at their meeting this morning during … Continue reading Galán has conveyed his commitment to Andalusia to Juan Manuel Moreno: it will triple its renewable capacity in the region

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RWE expands its renewables business in Spain

RWE is making good progress in expanding its solar business in Europe: Having recently commissioned its first ground-mounted solar farm in the Netherlands, the company is now realising two new solar projects in Spain. The solar farms Casa Valdes and Puerta del Sol are located in the Province of Guadalajara, close to Madrid. Both solar … Continue reading RWE expands its renewables business in Spain

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Capital Energy already has more than 25% of its portfolio of wind energy projects in Galicia in public information

The company’s wind farms that are in this phase of the processing add up to a power of around 280 megawatts (MW)Wind power facilities that have completed this procedure will be capable of producing around 950 gigawatt hours (GWh) of clean electricity per year, equivalent to the consumption of nearly 400,000 households. Likewise, they will … Continue reading Capital Energy already has more than 25% of its portfolio of wind energy projects in Galicia in public information

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