- Published: 23 March 2010 23 March 2010
American Superconductor Corporation (AMSC) has announced that it has received an initial order for full wind turbine electrical control systems from Beijing-based Sinovel Wind Group Co., Ltd. (Sinovel).?
The systems will be deployed in Sinovel’s first 5MW doubly fed induction wind turbines.?AMSC expects to deliver the electrical control systems to Sinovel in the second half of calendar year 2010.?Sinovel expects to have its first 5MW wind turbines (branded the SL5000) erected within the next 12 months and to commence full production of the wind turbines in 2011.