West Africa's first large-scale wind farm starts generating power

West Africa’s first large-scale wind farm starts generating power

A project described as West Africa’s “first ever utility-scale wind farm”, has started transmitting power to Senegal’s national electricity grid. In an announcement Thursday, renewable power firm Lekela said that Parc Eolien Taiba N’Diaye (PETN) would produce electricity for Senegal across a period of 20 years. While the 158.7 megawatt (MW) facility has started to … Read more…