Globeleq's majority-owned cmpany, Globeleq Mesoamerica Energy (GME) owns the 102 MW Cerro de Hula (CDH) wind energy project through its locally owned entity, Energía Eólicas de Honduras, S.A. (EEHSA). The project reached Commercial Operation on 21 December 2011. CdH will generate approximately 6 percent of the country’s power.
The CdH wind plant supplies the national utility company, Empresa Nacional de Energía Eléctrica under a 100 MW, 20-year power purchase agreement. Located 24 km south of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in the municipalities of Santa Ana and San Buenaventura, the greater project area is spread over approximately 6,500 hectares.
51 x 2 MW Gamesa G87 wind turbines and is the first wind farm commissioned in Honduras