The wind farm in the north of the island is undergoing a refurbishment. The works are visible from a long distance, due to the large dimensions of the holes made to accommodate the four large windmills that will housed and finally launched at the beginning of the year at a cost of 12.58 million euros.
this wind farm will give energy to desalinate the water consumed by 128,000 people a year, so that it will be able to avoid the emission of 11,700 tons of carbon dioxide a year. The park is located in the area called El Monte, on the northwest slope of the mountain of Zonzamas. The four new wind turbines, are expected to enter into a phase test between January and February. If all goes to plan they should be producing a minimum of 28,605 megawatts year.