Cabeólica Santiago - Monte São Filipe


The Cabeólica Wind Project comprises four small, separate wind parks on four of Cabo Verde's nine inhabited islands. The parks have a combined generation capacity of 25.5 MW and were commissioned between December 2011 and July 2012. The Investment cost of the Cabeólica wind project (4 wind parks) was approx. 60.9 million €.

The Santiago wind farm is located in the southern region of the island, on Monte de São Filipe, on the outskirts of the city of Praia. This wind farm occupies some 30 hectares of land and contains 11 wind turbines, which corresponds to an installed capacity of 9.35 MW.


Key Facts

Year of commissioning: October 2011

Site: Monte São Filipe - Praia (Santiago)

Developer: Cabeólica SA

Operator: Cabeólica SA

Equipment and service provider: Vestas


More information HERE (Website Cabeólica)


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Catégorie des EnR et de l’EE: 

  • Aérogénérateur connecté au réseau (on and off-shore)
Historical Performance

Year Capacity Available Capacity Installed Capacity Factor Annual Energy Production
2011 9.35 MW 7 727.00 MWh
2014 9.30 MW 9.35 MW 33 898.00 MWh
2015 9.28 MW 9.35 MW 31 672.00 MWh
2016 9.27 MW 9.35 MW 32 052.00 MWh
Vestas Wind Systems A/S
Cabeólica S.A.