BayWa r.e. Divests Two UK Onshore Wind Farms

                 BayWa r.e. Divests Two UK Onshore Wind Farms

  PR Newswire

  MUNICH, Germany, October 4, 2013

MUNICH, Germany, October 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH (BayWa r.e.) has sold two operating onshore
wind parks located in the south-east of England to Greencoat UK Wind PLC. The
wind parks Earls Hall Farm ("EHF") and Cotton Farm ("COT") comprise 10.3MW
and 16.4MW respectively. BayWa r.e. developed and constructed both projects
in the role of project owner and EPC contractor and will remain involved with
the operation of the wind farms in the capacity of technical operations
manager.

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Matthias Taft, one the Managing Directors of BayWa r.e. stated that: " We are
delighted to have completed the sale of these two outstanding UK onshore wind
farms to Greencoat UK Wind PLC, whilst remaining involved as technical
operations manager. Our long-term commitment to our projects results in a
dedication to quality and sustainability that has benefits for all
stakeholders involved and we look forward to building a strong relationship
with Greencoat going forward ."

The wind parks EHF and COT were acquired by BayWa r.e. from RWE npower in 2010
as part of a longer-term UK pipeline investment. BayWa r.e. remains committed
to strengthening its foothold in the UK market and is currently working on the
acquisition and implementation of further onshore wind projects. 

http://www.baywa-re.com

About BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH:

BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH, a 100% subsidiary of BayWa AG (Munich), is
responsible for BayWa group's renewable energy business. BayWa r.e. was
founded in 2009 and acts as a holding company for various business interests
in the areas of solar, wind energy, bio-energy and geothermal energy.

BayWa r.e.'s business activities range from project development and
realisation to retail and consulting services. The company covers the entire
spectrum of technical plant support services. If desired, it can also
undertake the commercial and technical operations management of plants. The
company has an international focus with its core markets in Europe and the
USA.

BayWaAG, Munich, is a listed trading company operating on an international
platform. Its main business sectors are agriculture, construction material and
energy.

Contact: Contact: BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH, Maria Huber, PR contact,
Telephone: +49(89)-383932-131, Fax: +49(89)-383932-32, Email:
maria.huber@baywa-re.com
 
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