Acciona Energia's Bannur Wind Farm, Karnataka, India

Last Modified: Sat Sep 16 2017 15:10:35 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 78 MW
    installed capacity of the Bannur Wind Farm located in Bijapur district in Karnataka.
  • 242 GWh
    of electricity will be generated by the farm each year
  • 224,000
    approximate number of households that can be powered by the farm each year.
  • 232,000 tonnes
    estimated reduction in GHG emissions.
  • ?
    hectares of land used for the wind farm.
  • 26
    AW125/3000 Nordex-Acciona turbines, each with a rotor diameter of 125m, mounted on 120m high concrete towers.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: Project Developer: Acciona Energia, EPC and O&M: Acciona Energia, Distributor: Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM)
  • ?
    estimated project cost.
  • 600
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    permanent jobs during operational phase.
  • Sep 2017
    Farm commissioned.