- Published: 01 December 2006 01 December 2006
Constructions of the "Wind-Project Fruges", consisting of a total of 70 wind energy converters, have started in the municipality Fruges, Department Pas-de-Calais in northern France.
With a capacity of 140 MW, this wind farm, developed by OSTWIND international (OI), at the moment is the largest one in France. The construction of the wind farm started beginning of November and will be passing 16 construction phases until final completion in 2008. The wind farm consists of 70 Enercon E70 with 2 MW of installed power each.