Uruguayan wind farm commissioned

Akuo Energy and Eurus Energy America have commissioned their 50 MW Florida 2 wind farm in Uruguay.
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The facility consists of 15 Vestas V117-3.3MW wind turbines and was completed in 12 months, French developer Akuo has confirmed.

It is the second wind farm completed by the partners in Uruguay, according to renewbizz website.

German lender KfW IPEX-Bank provided $78.5m in project financing for the facility, which also benefits from a guarantee from Danish export credit agency EKF.

Akuo now operates 142 MW of wind capacity in Uruguay and is planning another 250 MW.

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