SOUTHAFRICAN GOVERNMENT AWARDS 30 PHOTOVOLTAIC MEGAWATTS TO GESTAMP SOLAR.
(Madrid, December 16th 2011). Southafrica's Energy Department has awarded Gestamp Solar, photovoltaic solar division of Gestamp Renewables, two PV projects with a total power of 30 MW. Gestamp Solar will develop these projects, located in Northern Cape, with a local partner.
This has been the first major renewable energies auction in Africa. During Durban Climate Convention, Southafrica announced the awarding of a 1.5 MW.
(Madrid, November 14, 2011) On Tuesday November 8, Gestamp Wind, the wind energy division of Gestamp Renewables (Corporation Gestamp) had a dedication ceremony for the wind farm Roth Rock, in the Garret County-Maryland.
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 energy production, 80% will be sold to Delmarva Power (Utility) through a 20 years power purchase Agreement. The 20% left...
Gestamp participates in the 5th Solar Renewable Energy India 2011 Expo, 10 to 12 August in New Dheli, India.
The 5th Renewable Energy India 2011 Expo is a global platform to jointly address policy initiatives and innovative finance models to accelerate development of collaborative R&D and technology transfers to India in the field of renewables.
The event is expected to attract 650 exhibitors, 200 speakers, 2000 conference delegates and more than 20,000 trade visitors from across the globe.
The event aims to bring together the world leaders in the field of renewable energy from governments, civil society, and private sector to provide an interactive forum to...
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...