Spain opens first power auction for biomass and wind

Spain has announced its first capacity auction for biomass and wind energy projects. The government aims to boost these kind of renewable sources in the country. The Energy Ministry is […]

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By Jacqueline Echevarria

Spain has announced its first capacity auction for biomass and wind energy projects.

The government aims to boost these kind of renewable sources in the country.

The Energy Ministry is offering a total capacity of 500MW for wind projects.

The peak capacity offered for biomass projects in the auction is 200MW.

Solar energy projects are not part of the auction which will take place on 14th January next year.

In the UK, gas projects triumphed in the last power auction.