27 Apr '17, 1pm

another day, another 93 MW of wind capacity in Texas

another day, another 93 MW of wind capacity in Texas

Acciona has inaugurated its eighth U.S. wind project, the 93 MW San Roman Wind Farm, located near Brownsville, Texas. Rolando Pablos, Texas’ secretary of state, joined Acciona and its chairman, Jose Manuel Entrecanales, to inaugurate the wind farm, which will produce enough energy to power more than 30,000 homes in southeast Texas. The wind farm, comprising 31 AW125/3000 turbines, brings Acciona’s total U.S. wind capacity to 721 MW. In addition, Acciona expects the project to generate $30 million in tax revenue for local school districts and other public services and approximately $25 million in lease payments to local landowners over its operating life. Construction of the San Roman wind farm was completed in 11 months and generated more than 100,000 hours of work for local contractors, Acciona says. “We are proud to welcome Acciona and the San Roman Wind Farm to Cameron ...

Full article: http://nawindpower.com/acciona-inaugurates-san-roman-wind...

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