ZOPHIA WIND FARM

A Combination of Green Energy,
Community Well-being
and Environmental Protection

PROJECT SUMMARY

Zophia Wind Farm is located in Zaporizhia region of southern Ukraine and on the northwestern shores of the Azov Sea and can be a 788MW high impact project with a load factor of + 42%.

The Zophia wind farm will start construction of Zophia I and II in July 2021 representing 337.5MW. Once built and operational, it will produce about 1.25 GWh of electricity, enough to power over 627,000 Ukrainian households.

The wind farm will displace about 1 million tons of CO2 emissions per year, equal to one tenth of the yearly emissions of the capital city of Kyiv.

The Wind Farm will consist of 75 Goldwind turbines and will be built in three stage, starting with I and II.

Development, construction and operation of the wind farm will be done according to internationally recognized technical, environmental and social standards. Zophia will become a flagship project in Ukraine.

Wind Farm Specs

Production 1.25 TWh

Total Investment 506 million Euro

Number of Households Powered 627 000

CO2 Emissions Reduction per year 1 million ton

Hub Height 125 meter

Rotor Diameter 145 to 155 meters

The Sponsor of Zophia Wind Farm is committed to protecting the environment and bringing benefits to the livelihood of local communities.

LATEST NEWS

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We celebrate 30 years of independence on behalf of our colleagues and partners in Ukraine!

On August 24, 1991 Ukrainians overwhelmingly approved independence in a December 1 referendum.

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Construction of the Zophia wind farm has started

We are happy to announce that the construction of the Zophia wind farm has started – a great contribution from the Team!

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Joar Viken – Nominated for this year’s Industry Leader of the Year Award!

We are thrilled to announce that the CEO of NBT, Joar Viken, is among the four persons shortlisted for this year’s Industry Leader of the Year Award!

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About the Sponsor

The Sponsor of the Zophia Wind Farm is Norwegian company NBT AS. The company owns and operates wind farms projects in China and Ukraine and have a large number of wind farms under development in other markets.

Prior to Zophia Wind Farm, NBT has partnered with Total EREN SA in the 246 MW Syvash Wind Farm, located in Kherson region of southern Ukraine. The Syvash wind farm is financed by a group of lenders led by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). Total investment is EUR 376 million, of which EUR 262 million is debt. The wind farm is under construction and expected to be fully commissioned by end of 2020.

For more details about NBT, please visit www.nbtas.no

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