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Spanish company launches wind farm in Croatia

Croatian Times

Spanish renewable water and public infrastructure projects developer, Acciona SA, has begun operating its first wind farm in Croatia.

started its first wind farm in Croatia as the country poised to enter the European Union seeks to boost clean energy.

In a bid to boost its use of clean energy ahead of EU entry in July, Croatia is looking to get in line with the blocís emission-cutting goals.

The 30-megawatt Jelinak wind farm in Split-Dalmatia will replace 48,000 barrels of oil and provide power to over 30,000 homes a year.

At the end of last year, Croatia installed 193.75 megawatts of wind and plans 1,200 megawatts of turbines in 2010 and 2,000 megawatts by 2030.

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