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45-MW wind farm, equipped with 15 AW116/3000 ACCIONA Windpower wind turbines of 3 MW of nominal power, mounted on steel towers with a hub height of 92 m, capable of supplying clean energy to more than 60.000 Chilean homes. Operational since 2014.
Municipality of Canela, region of Coquimbo, Chile
ACCIONA Windpower AW 116/3000
Steel. 92-m hub height
Wind farm with the highest-power wind turbines installed in Chile to date.
Foundations and installation of 13 wind turbines.
11.3 km of access roads.
32.4 km of underground medium-voltage collection grid.
New 6.8-km line built by ACCIONA for transmission to the substation.
92-m high steel tower made of 5 sections, assembled on site.
Medium-voltage power generation to avoid the use of transformers.
Lamèque’s winds are perfect for a wind farm, but they also attract other wind lovers. The constant daily winds, shallow water in the lagoons, and the warm waters of Chaleur Bay make for wonderful kitesurfing conditions.