Published: 14 October 2010 14 October 2010
Gamesa has obtained new contracts in China to supply 197 turbines with combined capacity of 251MW. Gamesa's wind turbine division signed the contracts with two of its largest customers in China, Guangdong Nuclear Wind Power and Datang Renewable Power, and a new customer, Henan Weite Wind Power (a mid-sized independent power producer(IPP)).
Gamesa will supply Guangdong Nuclear Wind Power with a total of 48 units of its G90-2.0MW turbine in 2010, representing combined capacity of 96MW. The agreement with Datang Renewable Power calls for Gamesa to supply 25 of its G90-2.0MW turbines, with combined capacity of 50MW, to the Chinese power company's wind farms in Liaoning Province. Furthermore, Gamesa will supply Henan Weite Wind Power with a total of 124 units of its G58-850kW turbine, representing combined capacity of 105MW. The turbines are destined for a wind energy development known as Henan Weite Wind Power Project, funded by China Climate Change framework loan from the European Investment Bank.