July 27 (Renewables Now) - Argentina has signed eight contracts with winners of the RenovAr 2 renewable energy auction for a combined capacity of a little over 141 MW.
The contracts, concerning one wind, one solar, three biomass and three biogas projects, were signed with the Argentine government, the Undersecretariat for Renewable Energy at the Ministry of Energy and Mines announced on Thursday.
More details on the schemes are available in the table below.
|PE La Genoveva||Wind||86.6 MW||Vientos La Genoveva SAU||Bahia Blanca|
|Proyecto PS Arroyo del Cabral||Solar||40 MW||Parque Solar Epec Arroyo Cabral SAU||Pichanas|
|CT Arrebeef Enegia||Biogas||1.5 MW||Arrebeef Enegia SA||Perez Millán|
|CT Pollos San Mateo||2.4 MW||Helios Energia Limpia SA||Ensanche Colonia Caroya|
|CT Cleanergy Gigena I||1 MW||3C Biogas SA||Alcira Gigena|
|CT Rojas||Biomass||7 MW||Biomsa Rojas SA||Rojas|
|CT Generacion Las Junturas||0.5 MW||Emibo Las Junturas SA||Las Junturas|
|CT Cogeneracion Ingenio Leales||2 MW||Bioeletrica Leales SA||Leales|
Of the total 88 winning projects, 42 have now signed contracts. In its three tenders, Argentina awarded 147 green energy projects to be installed in 21 provinces with 4,466.5 MW of combined capacity, the Undersecretariat noted.