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Enel sells 540 MW of renewable capacity in Brazil for 700 million euros

16 January 2019

  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019
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Sarco wind farm celebrates all wind turbines in place

7 January 2019

Sarco wind farm, located in Freirina in northern Chile has announced that all 50 of its turbines have been successfully installed on site. The project is developed and built by Mainstream Renewable Power and is owned by Aela Energía.
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WFW advises on financing of 50 MW Uruguayan wind park

3 January 2019

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) advised Banco Santander, S.A. and Banco Santander S.A. (Uruguay) on the project financing of the 50MW “Estrallada” wind park, in Cerro Largo, Uruguay, operational since 2015. The deal closed on 14 December 2018.

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Senvion signs 340 MW conditional wind turbine contracts with Mainstream Renewable Power in Chile

21 December 2018

  • Repeat order from Mainstream comprises largest order for newly launched 4.2M platform
  • Represents one of biggest ever Chilean wind turbine contracts
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Business & FinanceMORE ❯
  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019
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Project Development & ExecutionMORE ❯
Sarco wind farm, located in Freirina in northern Chile has announced that all 50 of its turbines have been successfully installed on site. The project is developed and built by Mainstream Renewable Power and is owned by Aela Energía.
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Business & FinanceMORE ❯

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) advised Banco Santander, S.A. and Banco Santander S.A. (Uruguay) on the project financing of the 50MW “Estrallada” wind park, in Cerro Largo, Uruguay, operational since 2015. The deal closed on 14 December 2018.

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OrderMORE ❯
  • Repeat order from Mainstream comprises largest order for newly launched 4.2M platform
  • Represents one of biggest ever Chilean wind turbine contracts
MORE ❯

07 Sep | With the official announcement of Round 3 of the RenovAr, the first day of Argentina Wind Power finished today

During the first day of the conference “Argentina Wind Power 2018”, organized by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), the Under Secretary of Renewable Energy of the Nation, Sebastián Kind, announced Round 3 of the RenovAr program, known as MiniRen, which will be launched in October.

16 Jan | Enel sells 540 MW of renewable capacity in Brazil for 700 million euros

  • Agreement signed with Chinese company CGNEI to sell 100% of solar plants Nova Olinda (292 MW) and Lapa (158 MW) as well as the 90 MW Cristalândia wind farm
  • The transaction is aimed at freeing up resources that can finance Enel’s further renewable development in Brazil, while the company will continue O&M activities on the assets sold
  • Closing of the deal expected by 1Q 2019

03 Jan | WFW advises on financing of 50 MW Uruguayan wind park

Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) advised Banco Santander, S.A. and Banco Santander S.A. (Uruguay) on the project financing of the 50MW “Estrallada” wind park, in Cerro Largo, Uruguay, operational since 2015. The deal closed on 14 December 2018.

14 Dec | Enel Green Power steps out of Uruguay through sale of 50 MW wind farm for 120 million US dollars

  • EGP closed the sale to Atlantica Yield of Enel Green Power Uruguay S.A., 100% owner of the Melowind plant
  • The transaction is part of Enel’s active portfolio management strategy, rotating assets to finance growth in strategic areas

10 Dec | Elecnor is to build the 10-MW Vientos Patagónicos wind farm in southern Chile

The Vientos Patagónicos wind farm will entail a total investment of approximately USD 22 million by the Vientos Patagónicos SpA power company

07 Jan | Sarco wind farm celebrates all wind turbines in place

Sarco wind farm, located in Freirina in northern Chile has announced that all 50 of its turbines have been successfully installed on site. The project is developed and built by Mainstream Renewable Power and is owned by Aela Energía.

20 Sep | Central Puerto Announces the Approval of the Commercial Operation of Achiras I Wind Farm (48 MW)

Central Puerto S.A. (“Central Puerto”) (NYSE: CEPU), the largest private sector power generation company in Argentina, as measured by generated power, announced the approval of the Commercial Operation of wind farm Achiras I with an installed capacity of 48 MW (net power), starting on September 20, 2018 at 0:00 hs. (the “Commercial Approval”).

29 Aug | Central Puerto Announces the Approval of the Commercial Operation of La Castellana Wind Farm (99 MW)

Central Puerto S.A. (“Central Puerto”) (NYSE:CEPU), the largest private sector power generation company in Argentina, as measured by generated power, announced the approval of the Commercial Operation of wind farm La Castellana with an installed capacity of 99 MW (net power), starting on August 18, 2018 at 0:00 hs. (the “Commercial Approval”).

27 Aug | Goldwind South America Announces The Commerical Operation Of Punta Sierra Wind Farm

Punta Sierra wind farm located approximately 125kms northest of Austin, Chile, with a total capacity of 82 MW.The wind farm comprise of up to 32 Goldwind advanced technology 2.5MW turbines. Once operation, Punta Sierra will produce clean energy to power approximately 170,000 Chilean homes.

23 Jul | ALE showcases wind installation expertise in Argentina

ALE has demonstrated its multi-service and wind-specific capabilities whilst performing the electro-mechanical installation for the Garayalde wind farm project, Argentina.

21 Dec | Senvion signs 340 MW conditional wind turbine contracts with Mainstream Renewable Power in Chile

  • Repeat order from Mainstream comprises largest order for newly launched 4.2M platform
  • Represents one of biggest ever Chilean wind turbine contracts

19 Dec | Casa dos Ventos places order for 151 MW of V150-4.2 MW turbines in Brazil

To offer its customers the most efficient and competitive wind energy solutions and to underline its commitment to the expansion of Brazil’s wind market, Vestas earlier this year announced it will produce its leading onshore wind turbine, the V150-4.2 MW, in Brazil.

18 Dec | Nordex obtains follow-up order for 83 MW from Argentina

The Nordex Group is ramping up its presence further in the growth market of Argentina with a follow-up order from its customer AES Generación S.A. The "Vientos Neuquinos" wind farm comprises 24 AW132/3465 turbines and is to be built in the province of Neuquén in the south-west of Argentina.

15 Nov | YPF Luz and GE Renewable Energy to construct Los Teros Wind Farm in Azul, Argentina

  • An investment of US$ 144 million is expected. 
  • The energy produced is equivalent to the consumption of 160,000 homes and may reduce about 5.5 million tons of CO2 in 20 years.