Today, Elvedin Grabovica, General Manager of Elektroprivreda BiH and SedÅ¾ad Milanovic the Minister for the Economy in Central Bosnia Canton will sign a contract for granting concession for the construction of a wind farm on the plateau of Vlasic with an installed capacity of up to 50 megawatts. The signing will be attended by the
Today, Elvedin Grabovica, General Manager of Elektroprivreda BiH and SedÅ¾ad Milanovic the Minister for the Economy in Central Bosnia Canton will sign a contract for granting concession for the construction of a wind farm on the plateau of Vlasic with an installed capacity of up to 50 megawatts.
The signing will be attended by the Prime Minister ofÂ the Central Bosnia Canton Tahir Lendo and members of EP BiH. The realization ofÂ the project preparation and construction of wind farms will take place in tenÂ locations to generate direct financial benefits for the Canton, development andÂ construction of road infrastructure of the wider area of â€‹â€‹the Pleiades, and the local community.
Building a wind farm is planned at ten locationsÂ – “Panje I”, “Panje II”, “Paklarske stijene”,Â “OÅ¡trik”, “DeveÃ¦ani,” “Paninarski dom”,Â “Brajlovica”, “Ãenetic”, “Okolina kote 1616â€œ andÂ “Okolina kote 1767”.
As stated in EP BiH,Â by signing the contract the possibility of using wind energy in central Bosnia willÂ be created in order to produce electricity, which the local community has givenÂ considerable support.
On location of theÂ future wind farm on the plateau of Vlasic will be implemented programÂ exploration measuring wind parameters at the internationally recognizedÂ standards.
Elektroprivreda BiH byÂ signing the contract, among other things, undertakes the design, financing,Â construction and maintenance of wind power by DBOT System (Desing, Build,Â Operate and Transfer).
The concession wasÂ granted for a period of 30 years with the possibility of extending theÂ contract, during which the EP BiH to pay the concession fee in the amount ofÂ 1.5 percent of the total electricity produced from plants that use thisÂ renewable energy source.
Using renewableÂ energy sources for electricity production has already become an imperative ofÂ modern and large companies both in Europe and elsewhere.
Subsidizing theÂ production of electricity from renewable sources, especially wind, ensures theÂ protection of the environment, reducing the impact of the use of fossil fuelsÂ on the environment by reducing emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouseÂ gases, says a press release EP BiH.