Tag Archives: Spain

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

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

Continue reading

Iberdrola and AFEC have joined forces to promote sustainable, electric home climate control in Spain

They have entered into a strategic alliance to promote efficient, clean technologies in households and companies based on heat pumps They will also work together to disseminate knowledge and train workers to meet the growing demand for these types of solutions in the short and medium term Iberdrola and the Spanish Association of Climate Control … Continue reading Iberdrola and AFEC have joined forces to promote sustainable, electric home climate control in Spain

Continue reading

Valuation of the wind power of the auction of the economic regime of Renewable Energies

The wind energy awarded has been 2,258 MW, distributed among 5 companies. The average price awarded to wind power was € 30.18 / MWh, compared to the current price of the electricity market of over € 200 / MWh.The auction is an important step in moving towards compliance with the PNIEC. In total, with the … Continue reading Valuation of the wind power of the auction of the economic regime of Renewable Energies

Continue reading

EDP and Repsol enter an agreement to implement renewable hydrogen projects in the Iberian Peninsula

This agreement focuses on the assessment of investment opportunities for the two companies in renewable hydrogen projects across Portugal and Spain. Sines, Asturias and the Basque Country are the first planned locations. EDP Renewables (EDPR), the fourth largest producer of renewable energy in the world, and Repsol, the multienergy company, leading the mobility and industrial … Continue reading EDP and Repsol enter an agreement to implement renewable hydrogen projects in the Iberian Peninsula

Continue reading

GES will build a 49.5 MW wind farm in Zaragoza

GES, a comprehensive provider of engineering, construction and maintenance for renewable energies, has closed a new contract to build the Las Majas 6A wind farm, in the province of Zaragoza, for the company Forestalia, which will have a total installed power of 49.5 megawatts. The wind power installation will consist of 13 wind turbines of … Continue reading GES will build a 49.5 MW wind farm in Zaragoza

Continue reading

Endesa invests 181 million in its largest wind power plant in Aragon

The wind energy installation called TICO WIND is located in the Zaragoza town of Villar de los Navarros, and 29% of people in the area are working on its construction. Endesa will invest 181 million euros in this plant that will generate 471 GWh / year. As part of its plan to create shared value … Continue reading Endesa invests 181 million in its largest wind power plant in Aragon

Continue reading

Spanish measures on electricity undermine EU Green Deal

The Spanish Government has introduced a new charge on wind farms and other non-polluting power plants to “compensate” for the higher revenue they say they’re earning as a result of higher wholesale electricity prices.  They argue that high gas prices have driven up electricity prices, that wind farms don’t have to buy gas so they’re … Continue reading Spanish measures on electricity undermine EU Green Deal

Continue reading