MEXICO CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--EDF EN Mexico, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, S.A.(EDF EN) announces the commercial operation of the Bii Stinu Wind Project (164 MW). Mitsui & Co., Ltd., through MIT Renewables Mexico, (MITRE Mexico), holds 50 per cent of the common stock of Eoliatec del Istmo who owns the Bii Stinu Wind Project.
Located in Juchitan, in southeast Oaxaca, Bii Stinu is comprised of 82 Gamesa G80 turbines. Power generated from the project will be delivered to various entities of five major private-sector corporations, based on power purchase agreements for 15 years.
EDF EN Mexico has now placed into service 231.5 MW of gross wind capacity with 160 MW in active construction. EDF EN Group’s global portfolio of renewable energy assets includes 6,358 MW throughout 16 countries in Europe and North America. Its operation and maintenance services subsidiary extends its activities to 8,237 MW of renewable power assets globally.
Bii Stinu Wind Power Project Overview：
|Project Company:||Eoliatec del Istmo|
EDF EN Mexico (50%)
MITRE Mexico (50%)
|Technology:||82 Gamesa G80 turbines|
Began: December 2011
Completed: June 2013
|Commercial Operation Date:||July 2013|
Arcelor Mittal Steel Lazaro Cardenas, Walmart Mexico, Grupo Modelo,
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Operating in Europe and North America, EDF Energies Nouvelles is a market leader in green electricity production, with a portfolio of 6,358 MW of gross installed capacity. With a development focused on wind and solar photovoltaic energy, the Company recently entered new promising markets: Israel, Morocco, South Africa and Poland, and is expanding its business in offshore wind energy. The Company is also present in other segments of the renewable energy market: marine energy, biogas, biomass and small hydro as well as in distributed energies. EDF EN manages renewable energy projects’ development and construction as well as operation and maintenance for its own accord and for third parties. EDF Energies Nouvelles is a subsidiary of the EDF Group and its renewable energy arm. www.edf-energies-nouvelles.com.
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