Aela Generación S.A., subsidiary of Aela Energía SpA, has awarded to CJR the turnkey solution of Engineering, Procurement and Construction of the Balance of Plant works associated with two wind farm projects in Chile
The projects are the Aurora Wind Farm, with an
installed capacity of 129 MW, 43 Senvion 3.0 MW
WTGs, located in Llanquihue, South of Chile and the
Sarco Wind Farm, with an installed capacity
of 170 MW, 50 Senvion 3.4 MW, located near Vallenar in the North of Chile.
Nuno Carvalho, CJR
Regional Manager for Latin America, stated “the beginning
of this cooperation with Aela represents another important step in the consolidation of CJR as the leading Balance of Plant Contractor in
Latin America with almost 800 MW of
installed capacity. CJRs presence in this Latin America becomes stronger year on year. Today we can state, that in addition to the increased
number of projects, we also increased our capacity, finding ourselves able and
confident to answer to any challenge”,said Nuno Carvalho.
Aela Energía is a joint
venture between Actis, the pan-emerging markets private equity firm, owner of
60% of the company, and Mainstream Renewable Power, global developer of
renewable energy projects and owner of the remaining 40% of the company.