Published: 14 July 2020 14 July 2020
The German project developer VSB has commissioned the Nordex Group to equip its first Finnish wind farm, named Juurakko, with the manufacturer’s latest 5MW turbine technology for light-wind sites.
As of spring 2022, the Nordex Group will install seven N163/5.X turbines on the west coast of Finland near the town of Kalajoki. The Group will also be responsible for full servicing of the turbines for a period of 20 years. The N163/5.X turbine model is specifically designed for sites with lower wind speeds and at the Juurakko wind farm the turbines, with a hub height of 148 metres, will be operated in the in the 5.7MW mode.