CABEC NOTICIAS CabildoCanarias


  • The renewable energy company’s CEO, Manuel García, met today with the President of the Canary Islands, Ángel Víctor Torres, to whom he conveyed his firm commitment to identifying, in the Canary Islands, the largest number of potential companies to carry out the projects, a section in which he recalled the MOU signed last May with the Maritime Cluster of the Canary Islands.
  • As explained by the company’s executives at the institutional meeting, Gofio Offshore Wind Farm, planned for San Bartolomé de Tirajana, has already achieved important milestones in its processing, including obtaining the aeronautical permit for the installation and operation, and is the only project today in Spain with this development progress.
  • The meeting was also attended by representatives of the company Bluelines Renewables SL, based in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, a strategic and technological partner of Greenalia in its offshore wind developments.

Greenalia’s CEO, Manuel García, together with other executives of the company, held today a meeting with the President of the Canary Islands Government, Ángel Víctor Torres, and the Regional Minister of Ecological Transition, José Antonio Valbuena. The meeting was held with the objective of analysing the development progress of the offshore wind farms that the company has in its pipeline on the islands, which total 250 MW through 5 floating offshore installations (Gofio, Dunas, Mojo, Guanche and Cardón).

Greenalia’s strategic objectives include being a leading player in the energy transition and decarbonisation process, a roadmap in which offshore wind plays an essential role. In this context, it considers that the contribution of these five wind farms would represent a unique opportunity for the energy independence of the Canary Islands and the promotion of its industry.

“As the only project in this advanced stage of processing, having positively passed the phase of previous reports and with the possibility of obtaining the Environmental Impact Statement in the coming months, we consider it to be the most mature project in Spain, especially after the moratorium established by the Government in 2021 for new projects”, explained the CEO of the company, who thanked the Government of the islands for the open dialogue to advance a key and common objective, such as the energy independence of the islands and the transition to a system based on renewable energies.

Greenalia expects Gofio Offshore Wind Farm to be the first floating offshore wind farm in Spain and, with this, it will help to advance in the necessary energy transition, which is becoming more urgent after the constant increases in gas prices and the effects of the war in Ukraine, with a high impact on European energy markets. In this respect, Gofio is expected to produce the equivalent of the consumption of 75,000 households, with a net capacity factor of around 60%, a key aspect for the stability of the region’s electricity system. For all these reasons, it considers it to be a potential project to be presented to the Next Generation Funds within the Renewable PERTE.

Greenalia also conveyed to the head of the Canary Islands Government its firm commitment to identifying the largest number of potential companies in the Canary Islands, a section in which it recalled the MOU signed last May with the Canary Islands Maritime Cluster, with which there is a collaboration agreement to address these projects with companies based in the islands and thus strengthen their technological capacity, so that they can establish themselves as a reference in the floating offshore wind sector worldwide and thus be able to internationalise their operations and services.

In this sense, the investment figures stand out, as a total investment is estimated for the Gofio of between 175 and 200 million euros (between 800 and 950 for the 5 wind farms under development in Gran Canaria) of which between 60 and 100 million euros (between 300 and 500 million euros in the case of the 5 projects) is expected for national and Canary Island companies and the mobilisation of some 800-850 jobs (direct and indirect) for each of the 5 projects currently under development.

You are about to access our Ethics & Compliance Channel. Read this information before you proceed.

The person responsible for data treatment is Greenalia, S.A and the purpose of said treatment is to comply with the legal and internal obligations provided for in our regulatory compliance codes. The legitimation of the treatment is the fulfillment of a mission of public interest (Organic Law 1/2015) and the consent of the interested party. The conservation of the data provided in this Channel will be carried out in accordance with the legally established deadlines (and in any case never exceeding 3 months). For the execution of the service, the data provided in the channel will be managed by Marca Franca, SL, who guarantees and ensures the confidentiality, integrity and security of the channel, as well as is in charge of carrying out the appropriate anonymization tasks before transferring to those responsible for the Greenalia regulatory compliance bodies for their management and processing and, where appropriate, the adoption of the disciplinary and legal measures that may be appropriate.

The interested party and user of this channel may exercise their rights against the person in charge as stated in the additional information of the data protection policy or in the email . You can also contact the person in charge of the treatment Marca Franca, S.L for these purposes.

By using this channel, the user and interested party acknowledge that they are over 14 years old and that they have read and accept the treatment of the data provided in the indicated terms.

In case of providing data on behalf of a third party under 14 years of age or with legal incapacity, the user or interested party acknowledges and guarantees by means of a responsible declaration when using the channel that they have the necessary representation to carry it out (parental authority, guardianship or legal representation) and that it may justify it if required by Greenalia to legitimize its action.


Va a acceder a nuestro canal de comunicación. Lea esta información antes de realizar cualquier comunicación.

El responsable del tratamiento de los datos aportados y facilitados es Greenalia, S.A y la finalidad de dicho tratamiento es el cumplimiento de obligaciones legales e internas previstas en nuestros códigos de cumplimiento normativo. La legitimación del tratamiento es el cumplimiento de una misión de interés público (Ley Orgánica 1/2015) y el consentimiento del interesado. La conservación de los datos facilitados en este canal se llevará a cabo de acuerdo con los plazos establecidos legalmente (y en cualquier caso nunca superior a 3 meses). Para la ejecución del servicio los datos facilitados en el canal serán gestionados por Marca Franca, S.L, quien garantiza y asegura la confidencialidad, integridad y seguridad del canal, así como se encarga de llevar a cabo las labores de anonimización oportunas antes de dar traslado a los responsables de los órganos de cumplimiento normativo de Greenalia para su gestión y tramitación y en su caso la adopción de las medidas disciplinarias y legales que procedan en su caso.

El interesado y usuario de este canal podrá ejercer sus derechos frente al responsable según consta en la información adicional de la política de protección de datos o en el correo Igualmente podrá dirigirse al encargado del tratamiento Marca Franca, S.L a estos efectos.

Al usar este canal el usuario e interesado reconoce que es mayor de 14 años y que ha leído y acepta el tratamiento de los datos facilitados en los términos señalados.

En caso de facilitar datos en nombre de un tercero menor de 14 años o con incapacidad jurídica, el usuario o interesado reconoce y garantiza mediante declaración responsable al hacer uso del canal que dispone de la representación necesaria para llevarlo a cabo (patria potestad, tutela o representación legal) y que podrá justificarla en caso de ser requerido por Greenalia para legitimar su actuación.