Wind farm built by Aveng now operational


According to Business report, Aveng and its partner Acciona Energia of Spain constructed a 138MW Gouda wind facility for Eskom for R2.7 billion which became fully operational last week. The wind farm and the R2.3 billion Sishen solar plant, which was completed in December by the two companies, will be collectively adding about 212MW of power capacity to South Africa's national grid. Aveng was responsible for the construction works and will play an ongoing role in operating and maintaining both projects.