June 5 (Renewables Now) - Argentina has signed six contracts with winners in round 2 of its RenovAr renewable energy auction programme for a combined capacity of 178.8 MW.
The contracts, concerning two wind, two biogas and two biomass projects, were signed with Argentina's wholesale electric market management company CAMMESA, the Undersecretariat for Renewable Energy at the Ministry of Energy and Mines announced on Monday.
More details on the schemes are available in the table below.
|Diadema 2||Wind||27.6 MW||Capex SA||Comodoro Rivadavia|
|Vientos Fray Guen||Wind||100 MW||Senvion GmbH||Buenos Aires|
|C.T. San Alonso||Biomass||37 MW||Garruchos Forestacion SA||Gobernador Valentin Virasoro|
|C.T. Capitan Sarmiento||Biomass||7.2 MW||Granja Tres Arroyos S.A.C.A.F.I||Buenos Aires|
|C.T. Avellaneda||Biogas||6 MW||Industrias Juan F. Secco SA||Avellaneda|
|C.T. Del Rey||Biogas||1 MW||Silvia Hacen||Reconquista|
Of the total 88 winning projects, 24 have now signed contracts. In all its three tenders, RenovAr has awarded 147 projects with a combined capacity of 4,466.5 MW.