El Cortijo wind farm to begin operations by end of 2018

Mexico (Notimex) – Spanish firm Acciona said that its 168 Megawatt Cortijo wind farm in the northern state of Tamaulipas is scheduled to begin operations at the end of 2018.

The company will invest $221 million in the farm.

El Cortijo is expected to supply electricity to some 350,000 homes and help cut down some 366,000 tons of cabon dioxide emmissions.

The project currently employs 400 people, said Acciona Mexico CEO Miguel Angel Alonso.

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