Ashegoda wind farm nearing completion

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Addis Ababa, January 31 (WIC) – Some 95 per cent of construction of Ashegoda wind farm project has been completed, according to the Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo).

EEPCo Public Relations Head, Misiker Negash, said the wind farm has already begun generating 30MW energy with one turbine.

The remaining part of the 120 MW wind farm project will be completed soon, Misiker said.

The project is part of government’s plan to generate up to 890 MW of wind energy by the end of the Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP) period.