- Published: 17 March 2009 17 March 2009
Siemens Energy announces the arrival of the SWT-2.3-101 which is ideally suited to sites with low to medium wind speeds. With a rotor diameter of 101 meters, the new wind turbine will provide more power at lower wind speeds.
The new SWT-2.3-101 wind turbine is ready for delivery. The SWT-2.3-101 machine will be equipped with Siemens' new 49-meter rotor blades that are produced using the proprietary IntegralBlade manufacturing process, which casts blades in one piece in a closed process. With a diameter of 101 meters, the rotor of the new SWT-2.3-101 has a swept area of 8,000 square meters. The new turbine is based on the design of the 2.3MW family. The turbine is equipped with an automatic lubrication systems, internal climate control and a simple generator system without slip rings.