Largest wind power station with capacity of 135 MW, which will be put up for auction over 8 geographical regions by Azerbaijan Energy Regulatory Agency (AERA) under the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Azerbaijan within framework of development of alternative energy sources , will be built in the 7,5 km south-west of Sitalchay settlement of Khizi district, AERA told APA-Economics.
The amount of electricity, which should be produced annually in the wind power station (41 turbin*3,3 MW) , situated in the area of 700 hectares, is 414,8 mln. kWh.
From total power on mentioned 8 projects, 2 825 MW will fall on the share of solar power plants, while 442,2 MW to wind power plants (three solars, 5 wind power plants).
According to the information, a municipal land of 490 hectares has been allocated for construction of the other wind power station with a capacity of 69 MW in the mentioned region (Khizi). According to the project, the object (41 turbin*3,45 MW) is expected to produce 192 mln. kWh electricity annually.