Mesihovina Wind Plant, Bosnia

Last Modified: Sun Mar 18 2018 20:49:57 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 50.6 MW
    generation capacity of the Mesihovina Wind Plant located near the northwestern town of Tomislavgrad.
  • 165.2 GWh
    of electricity will be generated each year.
  • 27,500
    approximate number of homes that can be powered by the park each year.
  • ? tonnes
    estimated reduction in GHG emissions once the farm is operational.
  • ?
    hectares of land will be used for the wind park. A contract to lay the cable network and link the wind park to the national power grid was signed with the consortium ABB d.o.o. Croatian and Elektrocentar Petek d.o.o.
  • 22
    wind turbines - SWT-2.3-108 type - have been used.
  • 3
    major organisations involved: a) Project Developer: Elektroprivreda HZHB, b) EPC and O&M: Siemens c) Distributor: ?
  • €82 million
    approximate project cost. The bulk of it was secured through a loan from the German Development Bank (KfW) which signed a loan contract with EP HZHB worth around €72 million in 2010. The bank also gave €1 million as a grant and EP HZHB provided the remaining money.
  • ?
    peak jobs during construction phase.
  • ?
    permanent jobs during operational phase.
  • 2016
    Start of construction.
  • 21 Mar 2018
    Official opening of the park.