PPC-Signature of a Windmill Park Contract in Kefalonia
A contract for the supply, transportation and commissioning of four 9.2 MW Enercon wind turbines at the location of Xerakia Dilinata of the Municipality of Kefalonia was signed today by PPC Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Emm. Panagiotakis, and Ms Britta Macintosh, Vice President Ameresco, after the completion of an international competition.
The project has the basic licenses (Electricity Production, Environmental Permit Decree, Installation License, Association Agreement) and is funded by the European Investment Bank and the National Bank of Greece.
The annual electricity production of the new Wind Park will amount to 2,470 MWh, generating annual gross revenues of approximately € 2.2 million or 3% of revenue or € 66,000 per year to return to local communities and Local Government. Also, the operation of the Wind Park will help improve the country’s environmental footprint by reducing CO2 emissions by 22,000 tonnes per year.
Mr. Panagiotakis said: “We are very pleased, because today we sign this contract with such a big and important company. We believe and want this collaboration to be the beginning of long-term cooperation in other projects, not only as a contractor-manufacturer, but also as a partner in the field of renewable energy and energy services development “.
Madam Britta Macintosh said: “It is a great honor for us to take part in this project and we appreciate the confidence that you show us that we will deliver a good and high-quality project. We hope that in the coming years we will have the joy of working together again. ”
source – zougla.gr