- Published: 12 December 2013 12 December 2013
Vestas receives orders from Sweden, Canada and Turkey.
Vestas and Eolus have signed contracts for four projects. The four projects will be located in southern Sweden using a range of Vestas turbines as follows; Skalleberg: 14MW (8 x V100-1.8MW); 4MW (2 x V90-2.0MW), Ramsnäs: 13MW (7 x V100-1.8MW), Mungseröd: 14MW (8 x V100-1.8MW) and Alered: 13MW (4 x V112-3.3MW). The contracts include delivery, installation and commissioning of the wind power plants. Each project includes a 10-year Active Output Management (AOM) 4000 full availability service contract. The Ramsnäs, Mungseröd, and Alered projects are expected to be installed during Q3 2014; the Skalleberg project, during Q4 2014. Vestas also has received a 24MW order for 12 V100-2.0MW wind turbines from juwi Wind Canada Ltd. for four projects in Nova Scotia, Canada. Deliveries for all projects, Truro Heights, Millbrook, Whynotts and Chebucto Pockwock, are expected to occur in mid-2014 with commissioning in the second half of 2014. Vestas’ nacelle factory in Colorado will assemble the hub and nacelle for these projects while the blades and towers will come from the company’s European factories. The projects will have five-year service agreements using Active Output Management (AOM) 5000. Kangal Elektrik Uretim A.S. has signed an agreement to construct a wind power plant using 22 V100-2.0MW wind turbines. The wind project will be ready for turbine installation in the first quarter of 2014. The 44MW Kangal RES wind power plant will be installed in the Sivas province, Turkey. The contract includes delivery, installation and commissioning of the wind power plant, including an eight-year full scope availability agreement, AOM4000. The wind turbines are scheduled to be delivered in the first quarter of 2014, and to be commissioned by the third quarter of 2014.