Published: 19 July 2019 19 July 2019
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has conditionally received a record order for 1,714MW from Ørsted and Eversource. All deliveries are subject to Ørsted and Eversource’s final investment decision.
Siemens Gamesa has been conditionally awarded the contract to deliver offshore wind turbines totalling 880MW for the Sunrise Wind
project. SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines will be utilised at the project in federal waters about 30 miles off Montauk Point in New York. A service agreement is included. The Sunrise Wind project is expected to be operational in 2024.
The 704MW Revolution Wind offshore project will be located 15 miles off the coast of Rhode Island. The project will utilise SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines and is expected to be online by 2023. Once operational, Revolution Wind will deliver power to Rhode Island and Connecticut.
Additionally, SGRE was conditionally awarded the contract to deliver SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines for the 130MW South Fork offshore wind power project. Located 35 miles off Long Island, NY, it is expected to be operational by the end of 2022 and will deliver power to the Long Island Power Authority.