Ashegoda wind farm

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Ashegoda wind farm is an operating wind farm in Mekelle, Southern Tigray, Tigray, Ethiopia.


Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Ashegoda wind farm

Phase name Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Mount type Owner Operator
1 Operating[1] 2013[1] 30 MW[1] Onshore Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1] Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1]
2 Operating[1] 2013[1] 45 MW[1] Onshore Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1] Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1]
3 Operating[1] 2013[1] 45 MW[1] Onshore Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1] Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (Local Script: ኢትዮጵያ ኤሌክትሪክ ኃይል)[1]

Location

Table 2: Phase-level location details for Ashegoda wind farm

Phase name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
1 Mekelle, Southern Tigray, Tigray, Ethiopia[2][3] 13.4255, 39.5735 (exact)[2]
2 Southern Tigray, Tigray, Ethiopia[2] 13.4255, 39.5735 (exact)[2]
3 Southern Tigray, Tigray, Ethiopia[2] 13.4255, 39.5735 (exact)[2]

The map below shows the exact locations of the wind farm phases:

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Background

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Additional data

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References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 1.13 1.14 "Eepco Begins Operations Of 120Mw Ashegoda Wind Farm In Ethiopia". Power-Technology. Archived from the original on December 16, 2021. Retrieved December 20, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 "Ashegoda Wind Farm". Google Maps. Archived from the original on December 17, 2021. Retrieved December 20, 2021.
  3. "Ethiopia Opens Africa'S Biggest Windfarm". The Guardian. October 28, 2013. Archived from the original on October 1, 2021. Retrieved December 20, 2021.