Nukus Wind IPP

OVERVIEW

The Nukus 100 MW Wind Farm is a greenfield Independent Power Project IPP that is developed by ACWA Power in the Republic of Uzbekistan. The project is Uzbekistan’s first publicly tendered wind project.

ACWA Power and the JSC National Electrical Grid of Uzbekistan signed a 25-year Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for the development/construction/operation of a 100 MW onshore wind power plant. JSC National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan acts as the sole off-taker.

The project will be located in the Karakalpakstan region and will be developed as a ‘Build, Own, Operate, Transfer’ project. ACWA Power will take the lead in the construction, engineering, operation and maintenance of the plant.

KEY FACTS

  • LOCATION
    Nukus, Karakalpakstan region, Uzbekistan
  • OFFTAKER
    JSC National Electric Grid of Uzbekistan (NEGU)
  • CAPACITY
    100 MW
  • TECHNOLOGY
    Onshore Wind
  • PROJECT COST
    USD 108 Mn
  • ACWA POWER SHARE
    100%
  • OFFTAKE CONTRACT
    25-year PPA BOO(T)
  • PROJECT COMPANY
    ACWA Power Wind Karatau FE LLC