Sep 30, 2014 - Panamanian utility regulator Asep has agreed to postpone to 2015 the deadline for completion of four wind projects of combined 280 MW, developed in Cocle province by Union Eolica Panamena Penonome II.
In January-March 2015, the company will complete construction of its Maranon and Rosa de los Vientos wind farms, of 17.5 MW and 102.5 MW, respectively, and the plants should start commercial operations by the end of April, according to resolutions issued last week.
Portobelo Ballestillas will go on stream by March 2015, with an initial capacity of 32.5 MW, and will add 15 MW by January 1, 2016. In the same period, the company is expected to power up its 115-MW Nuevo Chagres wind farm.
Asep issued definitive licences for the projects in 2010 and 2012.
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