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Chão Falcão

Portugal

Chão Falcão Wind Farm, initially with 80,5 MW, began its operations (PTO) in stages. The first phase, with 34,5 MW, started in 2005, which was followed by secund phase with the remaining 46 MW in 2009. More recently, in 2016, was amplified (overpowering), raising its installed capacity to 90,5 MW. It is located in Porto de Mós / Alcanena and is held by Parque Eólico de Chão Falcão, Lda.


Installed Capacity

80.5MW

No. of turbines

35

Turbine type

Nordex N90 – R80

Hub height

80m

Blade length

45m and 50m

Expected P50 energy yield

200GWh

Annual house-hold power equivalent

69,843 homes*

Any questions relating to this wind farm should be directed to: windfarms@ventientenergy.com

*Based on the Installed Capacity x Department for Energy Security and Net Zero (DESNZ) "all wind" load factor expressed as a fraction of 1^ x number of hours in a year (8,760 hours) / Average Annual Domestic Electricity Consumption (MWh)^^

^DESNZ's long-term average (5-years, 2018-2022) load factor for "all wind" (32.08%) expressed as a fraction of 1 (0.3208). Source for capacity factors is Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics (DUKES) published annually by DESNZ.

^^Annual GB Average Domestic Consumption Values from DESNZ (3,239kWh).

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