A solemn ceremony dedicated to beginning of construction of wind power plant LLC “Dnipro Bugzky Wind Power Station” took place in Oleksandrivka Village of Bilozerskiy district on March 21, 2019.
Dnipro Bugzky wind power plant with total capacity of 110-МW will consist of 25 turbines.
Wind power plant construction will provide about 30 new jobs for local population, increase revenues to local budget and ensure implementation of social projects on the territory of Oleksandrivka Village. During construction about 300 temporary jobs will be created and after project implementation dozens of specialists will get a work for the next 25 – 30 years.
Target investment volume is EUR 188 mln. Investors of the project are Akuo Energy, a leading French company engaged in development, funding, construction and exploitation of power stations working on renewable sources of energy, Greenworx Holding, a Belgian company specialized on the development of and investment in renewable energy sources projects and environmental projects, and other Belgian companies such as Saffelberg Investment NV and Aeolus Invest NV.
This project will involve above 10 local contractors engaged in building materials supply, building and logistic industries.
Under the Kherson International economic forum “Tavrian Horizons” Kherson Regional State Administration and LLC “Dnipro Bugsky Wind Power Station” have signed the memorandum on cooperation in the development of the renewable energy projects in Kherson region.
According to signed memorandum and social partnership agreement during project implementation LLC “Dnipro Bugsky Wind Power Station” pledged to improve a part of the road that connects Mykolayv City and Oleksandrivka Village. The length of this part is 8.4 km. Also company pledged to develop social infrastructure of Bilozerskiy district (construction of sport grounds, repair of school buildings and other social objects) by giving an annual social help in amount equivalent to EUR 150 thou to local budget.
With the purpose to assist in project implementation a work group including leadership of Kherson Regional State Administration and representatives of local authority bodies was formed by Prescript of the Head of Kherson Regional State Administration on November 15, 2017 No. 876.