On 15 October 2012, having fulfilled all conditions precedent for the agreement concerning the acquisition of shares in Żuromin Sp. z o.o. from the Spanish company Gamesa Energia S.A.U., PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A. became the sole shareholder in Żuromin Sp. z o.o.
Żuromin Sp. z o.o. has carried out an investment project concerning the construction of a 60 MW wind farm consisting of 30 G90 wind turbines manufactured by Gamesa, each with a capacity of 2 MW. The company holds an electricity generation licence and the wind farm has already been commissioned.
The Żuromin wind farm is located in the territories of the communes of Kuczbork-Osada, Żuromin, and Lubowidz, in the Żuromiński District, the Mazowieckie Province. The acquisition of the Żuromin wind farm is an integral element in the investment strategy of PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A., which will contribute to the building of the value of the PGE Capital Group in the area of renewable energy sources. After the purchase of the 48 MW Pelplin wind farm, this is the second acquisition project completed by PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A. this year.
Press Spokesperson PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A.
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The PGE Capital Group is the largest company in Poland's energy sector with respect to revenues and generated earnings. Thanks to the combination of its own fuel resources and power generation capacities as well as the possession of its own distribution networks, PGE guarantees a safe and reliable supply of electricity to over five million customers. PGE CG's business activities comprise the mining of lignite, the generation of electricity and heat as well as the wholesale trade, distribution and retail sales of electricity.
Within the PGE Capital Group, the integration of the activities of the particular segments is the responsibility of the following companies: PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A., PGE Górnictwo i Energetyka Konwencjonalna S.A., PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A., PGE Energia Jądrowa S.A., PGE Dystrybucja S.A. and PGE Obrót S.A. PGE CG is the undisputed leader in terms of installed capacities, volumes of generated electricity, and the number of end customers. The PGE Capital Group has a 40% share in Poland's power generation market and a 26% share in the electricity distribution market. The Group employs over 43,000 people and boasts 13.1 GW of installed generation capacities. In 2011 the PGE Capital Group's net electricity production reached the level of 56.52 TWh.