Globeleq's majority-owned company, 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 during 2011. CdH generates approximately 6 percent of the country’s power and is the first and largest facility in Honduras.
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 and is currently adding 24 MW of new generation to the existing operations.
51 x 2 MW Gamesa G87 wind turbines and is the first wind farm commissioned in Honduras