Mainstream Renewable Power
Vestas 3.45MW turbines
Lekela Power consortium
Commercial Operation Date:
Expected Q3, 2019
Financial close was reached in July 2018 and the project is now in construction with Vestas, supplying 46 of its 3.45MW turbines, and contracted for the EPC works. Vestas has also signed a 20 year service and availability Agreement for the turbine maintenance. Lekela has a PPA with the local grid system operator, Senelec.
In June 2016, Mainstream's Lekela announced the acquisition of co-development rights and sole rights to invest in the 158MW Taiba Ndiaye wind project in Senegal.
The project offers a lowest cost power solution to the exciting and expanding power market of Senegal.