Polenergia to build 38 MW Szymankowo project Asahi Breweries signs PPA with RWE to fund expansion project Mercedes Benz signed first PPA with existing wind farm last year Warsaw — Privately-owned Polish utility Polenergia is launching construction of the 38 MW Szymankowo wind farm, the first large renewable energy project in Poland that will not require state subsidies nor a long-term power purchasing agreement, it said late Tuesday. Polenergia said it has obtained Zloty 107 million ($27.8 million) in bank financing from the EBRD and two private banks, mBank and ING Bank Slaski, for the project in Miloradz, Pomerania, northern Poland, which is scheduled to be ready in 2021. The company said Siemens Gamesa will supply 3.4 MW turbines for the farm. This would reduce the project’s long-term costs, generating more electricity than the 2-2.5 MW turbines that are the norm in Poland. Polenergia said it is not […]