Volacom Awarded a Second Wind Farm Bird Control Procurement Contract by Enel Green Power
June 7, 2021
Volacom’s BCAS Wind autonomous bird detection and deterrence system will be installed at a second wind farm operated by Enel Green Power situated in close to Ovalle, Chile. The contract was awarded after the company won a public tender with its technologically superior and innovative solution for protecting avian species from wind turbine blades. Installation and commissioning are expected in Q2 2022.
Enel Green Power is an Italian multinational renewable energy conglomerate with HQ in Rome. The company operates globally and manages a capacity of 50 GW produced by its 1200+ wind farms worldwide, targeting 145 GW by 2030.
Volacom is a leading global designer and manufacturer of hi-tech bird control solutions for a wide spectrum of businesses including wind farms, airports, ports, off-shore facilities, industrial facilities and others.