All workers of the wind farm, accompanied by their families, attended the opening of the concrete tower production plant (PTU). The inaguration was divided into two events, first of it which was the official one, started at 11 am and was attended by national and departmental authorities plus attendees who have supported the projects Peralta I and Peralta II from their inception.
With an extension of approximately 2.800 Hectares, the Peralta GCEE Wind Project consists of two wind farms, Peralta I – II. Fifty ENERCON E-92 wind turbines are installed, with a total output of 100MW.
The Peralta GCEE Wind Farm is located in Tacuarembó, the largest Department of Uruguay, well-known for its unmistakably beautiful natural landscape of low hills and cattle land.
Gonzalo Casaravilla, UTE’s President, visited the facilities of the one-of-a-kind infrastructure in Uruguay. The plant is already producing segments for the wind turbine model that will be installed in Peralta I-II wind farm, the E-92.
Construction and operation
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