Cerro de Hula Wind Power Project Starts Construction

President Porfirio Lobo authorized commencement of work at the 'Cerro de Hula Wind Project', which will generate 102 megawatts.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

The works will last for a year and are conducted by the Consortium Iberdrola / Gamesa, subsidiary of Ibedrola-Spain.

"The park will consist of 51 Gamesa G87 wind turbines, of two megawatts each, mounted on 80 meter towers with three 40 meter blades." reported Latribuna.hn.

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Wind Farm Inaugurated in Honduras

February 2012

The work, considered the greatest in Central America, will generate 102 megawatts of wind-based energy.

A press release from the Presidency of Honduras states:

This work puts Honduras at the forefront of wind power generation, having the largest facility in Central America.

$ 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).

Honduras: 102MW Wind Farm Contract Awarded

August 2010

A consortium formed by Gamesa and Iberdrola has been awarded the Cerro de Hula wind farm construction project.

Gamesa makes up 76% of the consortium and Iberdrola Engineering and Construction the remaining 24%. The project is for Mesoamérica Energy, a renewable energy company, via its local Honduran subsidiary, Energía Eólica.

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