$159 Million for Wind Farm in Honduras

The US Ex-Im Bank has approved a $159 million loan to the Honduran wind power company, Energía Eólica de Honduras S.A., to purchase 51 2MW turbines.

Monday, August 23, 2010

The 51 Gamesa G-87 wind energy turbines are for the Cerro de Hula project that seeks to provide 102MW of renewable clean energy.

The project is located 20km south of the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa, in the municipalities of Santa Ana and San Buenaventura. When complete, the wind farm will contribute approximately 6% twoward the country's total energy consumption. It is being developed by Mesoamerica Energy, a division of Globeleq Holdings.

The investment is funded by the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank).

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By the end of 2014 the Spanish company Gamesa expects to complete the construction of a 50 MW wind farm in the province of Guanacaste.

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Gamesa, a global technology leader in the wind industry, has signed a contract, in Costa Rica, for construction, supplies and turnkey installation of a 50 MW wind farm with Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy (GME).

$ 209 Million for Cerro de Hula Wind Project

November 2010

The BCIE and the EX-IM Bank signed a loan in favor of Energía Eólica de Honduras.

The resources will be invested in the Cerro de Hula Wind Project, which will generate 102 MW and is located in the Department of Francisco Morazan, Honduras.

The project developer will be EEHSA, a subsidiary of Mesoamerica, SA (ERM).

Wind Farm in Cerro de Hula Moves Forward

November 2010

Globeleq announced the wind power plant in Honduras reached financial agreements and will begin construction.

The majority-owned subsidiary of Globeleq, Mesoamerica SA Renewable Energy (Known as Mesoamerica Energy), leader in development of wind projects in Central America, has been developing the 102 MW wind power project through its own local entity Wind Energy Honduras SA (EEHSA).

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