EDPR secures 38 MW of wind in Polish tender

Wind turbines. Source: EBRD (www.ebrd.com).

November 22 (Renewables Now) - EDP Renovaveis SA (ELI:EDPR) announced today it has won 38 MW of wind power capacity in the recently held energy tender in Poland.

More specifically, the company was awarded a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for its 38-MW Korsze onshore wind farm to be located in the northeast region of the country. Its installation is expected to take place in 2020.

With this latest win, EDPR has secured 3.4 GW worth of onshore wind and solar capacity to be installed worldwide after September 2018, it noted. In Poland alone, the renewables arm of Portuguese energy giant Energias de Portugal SA (ELI:EDP) currently has 418 MW of installed capacity.

Poland’s auction resulted in 31 winning bids for more than 41.997 TWh of electricity in total, sold at an average price of PLN 196.17 (USD 52.09/EUR 45.61) per MWh.

(PLN 1 = USD 0.27/EUR 0.23)

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