Aug 18 (Renewables Now) - National power sector regulator Aneel okayed recently 10 renewable power plants with a combined capacity of roughly 182 MW to commence commercial or test operations.
More details on the power plants are available in the table below.
|Plant name||Type||Capacity green light||State|
|Ventos da Bahia IV||Wind||12 MW||Bahia|
|Ventos de Sao Vicente 14||14.7 MW||Piaui|
|Ventos de Santa Regina||13.5 MW|
|Ventos de Santo Adriano||10.8 MW|
|Pirapora 6||Solar||30 MW||Minas Gerais|
|Pirapora 7||29 MW|
|Pirapora 9||30 MW|
|Pirapora 10||30 MW|
|Jardim||Small hydro||9 MW||Rio Grande do Sul|
|Cachoeira Cachimbo Alto||3.3 MW||Rondonia|
The Santa Regina, Sao Vicente and Sao Adriano plants were allowed to start commercial operations, while the remaining seven received the go-ahead for test operations.
After the test period, if the seven plants present positive results, they will also be cleared to commence commercial operations, according to Aneel's documents.