$101 Million Investment Planned in Wind Energy

In the department of Jutiapa, Guatemala, a wind farm is to be built with an installed capacity of 67.5 MW through 13 positions with wind turbines with a diameter of 150 meters each.

Friday, May 7, 2021

According to the interactive platform "Construction in Central America" of CentralAmericaData's Business Intelligence area, Eolica San Cristobal S.A., submitted to the Ministry of Environment the Environmental Impact Study (EIA) to develop the project called "Comapa Wind Project".

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The collector system of the new wind farm to be located in the municipality of Comapa will comprise three 34.5 kV circuits with 20.8 MW, 31.2 MW and 15.6 MW of power each on average. The entire route will be subway except for the sections parallel to the road, using aluminum cable with a copper screen.

The step-up substation will include a control building housing the metering, control, protection and communications equipment, as well as the switches for the collector circuits and the outlet to the step-up transformer. This metal bus will be 34.5 kV nominal voltage and 38 kV maximum voltage.

According to the EIA, about $101 million will be invested in this project.

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