In Kazakhstan, a wind power plant will be built, to which $ 60 million will be invested, lsm.kz reports with reference to akimat of Mangistau region. The agency explained that the document on cooperation was concluded between the companies South Wind Power, Horgos Jiuhe SilkBridge New Energy Co. Ltd and the regional akimat.
In total, investors plan to install more than 17 wind generators with a capacity of 2.5 kW. Due to this, 70 people will be employed during the construction period.
“The construction of the wind farm refers to the transition to a” green economy “, the introduction of environmentally friendly innovative technologies, and this project will help meet the region’s electricity needs. The construction of a 42 MW wind farm will start on 375 hectares of land in the Tupkaragan region. The akimat set investors the task of starting construction in August 2018, “said the akim of Eraly Tugzhanov.
Meanwhile, the land plot has already been drawn up, the documentation stipulated by the legislation has been developed and agreed upon, positive conclusions of the expert examinations have been received. The project is also included in the plan for allocating facilities for the use of renewable energy sources, signed a purchase agreement with the settlement and financial center, signed a contract for connection to the networks with the Mangistau Electricity Distribution Network Company.