Argentina signs 107 MW of RenovAr round 2 contracts

The signing of RenovAr contracts. Source: Argentina.gob.ar

August 8 (Renewables Now) - Argentina's Ministry of Energy and Mines announced on Tuesday that it has signed contracts with winners of 107.2 MW from the RenovAr 2 renewable energy auction.

The three contracts, concerning one biogas and three solar projects, were signed with Argentina's wholesale electric market management company CAMMESA. More details on the schemes are available in the table below.

Name Fuel Capacity Owner Province
CT Bombal Biogas Biogas 1.2 MW Tanoni Hnos SA Santa Fe
Parque Solar Anatuya I Solar 6 MW 360 Energy SA Santiago del Estero
Parque Solar Altiplano I 100 MW Neoen SAS Salta

Of the total 88 winning projects, 46 have now signed contracts with a combined capacity of 1,130.77 MW. In all its three tenders, RenovAr has awarded 147 green energy projects to be installed in 21 provinces with 4,466.5 MW of combined capacity, the ministry's Undersecretariat for Renewable Energy noted.

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