News of 2011
(Madrid, July 11, 2011) Gestamp Wind, the wind energy division of Gestamp Renewables ( Corporacion Gestamp) has started the commercial operation of the wind farm Roth Rock, in the Garret county, Maryland. (USA)
The wind farm is composed by 20 turbines with Nordex Technology of 2, 5 Mw each, summing up 50 Megawatts of nominal installed power. Out of the 50 MW production, 80% will be sold to Delmarva (Utility) through a 20 years power purchase Agreement. The 20% left will be sold through two contracts with dependent state...
Gestamp Wind concluded the launching of its first wind farm in Nebraska, USA, which has an installed capacity of 60 MW.
This last December Gestamp Wind a division of Corporacion Gestamp put into commercial operation after the proper testing and adjustment period a wind farm at Flat Water, Nebraska (U.S).
The park has installed a power capacity of 60 megawatts and consists of 40 General Electric turbines (GE 1.5xls). 1.5 MW of capacity per turbine. The park expects to surpass the 225 Grh annual power production which will be sold to Omaha Public Power District with a 20-year...
The Gestamp Renewables division and Bergé Infrastructure and Logistics (BISL) have just signed an agreement to form a new company, G & B Wind Services.
G & B Wind Services, which will have its headquarters in Recife, will offer logistics, assembly and maintenance services of wind farms in Brazil, with an expected turnover of around 40 million € for the first year of operation.
Subsequently, the activity could be extended to other Latin American countries.
Brazil is currently one of the markets with the greatest wind potential. It is estimated that the power...