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    Ventikas Wind Farms

    The new wind power installations are located in the municipality of General Bravo, in the State of Nuevo León, and will comprise 84 3-MW ACCIONA Windpower wind turbines.

    In 2014, ACCIONA Energía was awarded the contracts for the Ventika and Ventika II wind farms, signed with a company formed by Fisterra Energy, a company majority owned by funds managed by Blackstone, CEMEX and private investors. The start of the commercial operation is expected to take place in the second quarter of 2016, and it will beone of the largest wind farms in Latin America. In environmental terms, it will prevent the annual emission of more than 600,000 tons of CO2.

    General Information

    Location
    General Bravo, Nuevo León (Mexico)
    Total power
    252 MW
    Start-up
    2016

     

    Wind turbine

    ACCIONA Windpower AW 116/3000 Model
    Rotor diameter
    116 m
    Concrete
    tower. 120-m high

    Highlights

    • Installation of 84 wind turbines.
    • Two wind farms: Ventika and Ventika II
    • 120-m high concrete towers

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