Wind Energy Power Plants in Spain - Galicia
A Capelada
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Endesa Cogeneración y Renovables SA
Configuration: 95 X 330 kW AE-30
Operation: 1997-1998
WTG supplier: MADE
Quick facts: This project is a 50:50 joint venture of Endesa and Eufer.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 29 Jun 2008

Barbanza
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Endesa Cogeneración y Renovables SA
Configuration: 86 X 330 kW AE-30
Operation: 1997-1999
WTG supplier: MADE
Quick facts: This project is a joint venture of Endesa, Eufer, and Eurovento.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 29 Jun 2008

Cabo Vilano Location: La Coruña
Operator: Endesa Cogeneración y Renovables SA
Configuration: 24 X 150 kW AE-20
Operation: 1992
WTG supplier: MADE
Quick facts: This project is a 50:50 joint venture of Endesa and Eufer.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 2 Jul 2008

Careón
Location: La Coruña/Lugo
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 18 MW
Operation: 2000
WTG supplier: Micon
Quick facts: This project is a joint venture of Eufer, food products company Jealsa Rianxeira SA, and Inega.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 6 Jul 2008

Coriscada
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 40 X 600-kW G42
Operation: 1997
WTG supplier: Gamesa
Quick facts: This project is a joint venture of Eufer, Endesa, and Inega.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 6 Jul 2008

Coucepenido
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 38 X 600-kW MP45
Operation: 1998
WTG supplier: Micon
Quick facts: This project is a joint venture of Eufer, Financiera Maderera SA, and Inega.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 6 Jul 2008

Larouco-1
Location: Orense
Operator: Iberdrola
Configuration: 32 X 850 kW G52
Operation: 2003
WTG supplier: Gamesa

Photograph courtesy of Ibderdrola
Posted 29 Oct 2005

Malpica-1
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 67 X 225-kW 28/225
Operation: 1997
WTG supplier: Ecotecnia
Quick facts: This project is a joint venture of Eufer, Enerfin Enervento, Idae, Sodiga, and Xunta de Galicia. Two 750-kW machines were added in 2002.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 9 Jul 2008

Monte Arca
Location: Pontevedra
Operator: Taiga Mistral
Configuration: 3 X 2-MW G87
Operation: 2009
WTG supplier: Gamesa

Photograph courtesy of Taiga Mistral
Posted 11 Apr 2011

Monte Seixo-Cando
Location: Pontevedra
Operator: FCC Energia SA
Configuration: 53 X 660-kW G47
Operation: 1999-2000
WTG supplier: Gamesa

Photograph courtesy of Grupo FCC
Posted 18 Jan 201411 Apr 2011

Paxarairas
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Eurovento
Configuration: 66 X 660 kW Mk IV
Operation: 1997-2000
WTG supplier: Bonus/Bazan

Photograph courtesy of Power
Posted 19 Feb 2005

Peña Forcada
Location: La Coruña
Operator: Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Configuration: 26 X 1.3-MW
Operation: 2003
WTG supplier: Izar Bonus
Quick facts: In Camariñas, online May 2003.

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 9 Jul 2008

Serra do Burgo
Location: Orense
Operator: Iberdrola
Configuration: 19 X 850 kW G52
Operation: 2002
WTG supplier: Gamesa

Photograph courtesy of Ibderdrola
Posted 27 Feb 2005

Sil
Location: Orense
Operator: EHN
Configuration: 36 X 660-kW G47
Operation: 2001
WTG supplier: Gamesa

Photograph courtesy of Ibderdrola
Posted 27 Feb 2005

Sotavento
Location: La Coruña/Lugo
Operator: Sotavento Galicia SA
Configuration: 17.56 MW
Operation: 2000
WTG supplier: Ecotecnia, Gamesa, Izar Bonus, MADE, Micon
Quick facts: This is an experimental site started in 1997 by Xunta de Galicia to pilot public-private partnerships in wind energy plant development. There are 24 machines installed representing 9 differnet WTG models from the five major Spanish suppliers. 51% of the capital is held by the public-sector organizations Instituto Energético de Galicia (Inega), Sodiga Galicia SCR SA and Instituto para la Diversificación y el Ahorro de la Energía (IDAE) with the balance held by private companies, namely ECYR, Eufer, Iberdrola and Energía de Galicia SA (Engasa).

Photograph courtesy of Enel Unión Fenosa Renovables SA
Posted 9 Jul 2008

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 18-Jan-2014

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