Petrobras connects its first wind farm to the grid

The wind farm was built in partnership with Electrobras, Alubar Energia and Wobben WindPower. The wind farm is equipped with 52 wind turbines of 2 MW each with 42 metre long blades giving a total output of 104 MW.

The wind energy complex is now operating commercially generating wind energy and selling electricity into the national grid, the National Interconnected System. The transmission system is equipped with an internal 34.5 kV distribution network, a 34.5/138 kV transformer substation, and a 138 kV transmission line.
Wobben, a Brazilian company funded by Enercon Gmbh, builds the wind turbines.

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