Puerto Plata to get windmill farm
Poseidon Energia Renovable (Poseidon Renewable Energy) will be setting up the first wind farm in Puerto Plata at Los Guzmancito in the municipality of Luperon. A total of 55 windmills will be installed in a first phase in the 800,000m2 area. The completed park will have capacity to generate 100 megawatts.
President Medina is expected to attend the symbolic start of installation on 20 May. The park will represent an estimated US$59 million per year in fuel savings. The project includes the installation of a power transmission line and the construction of an electricity substation.
Source: DR1, Hoy.com.do
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