Company Announcement:

Vestas receives 1 GW order in Norway


Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order for 30 V112-3.45 MW and 248 V117-3.45 MW turbines with power optimised mode to 3.6 MW, to be used for six wind power plants in Norway, with a total capacity of 1001 MW (ref. Company announcement No. 6/2016 disclosed earlier today). 

Additional information about the projects: 

Customer: Fosen Vind DA (a joint venture company owned by Statkraft, TrønderEnergi, and the investor consortium Nordic Wind Power DA).
Project name(s): The Fosen Vind project portfolio includes the Harbaksfjellet, Roan, Storheia, Kvenndalsfjellet, Geitfjellet, and Hitra 2 wind power plants.
Location/Country: Trondheim, Norway
Number of MW: 1001 MW
Number of turbines/turbine type(s): 30 x V112-3.45 MW turbines and 248 x V117-3.45 MW turbines, all with power optimised mode to 3.6 MW.
Contract type:   Supply-and-installation
Contract scope: The contract includes supply, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines, as well as a two-year customised, full-scope service agreement, followed by a 20-year service & support agreement.
Time of delivery: Delivery of the first turbines is planned to take place in second quarter of 2018, with commissioning of the last wind power plant expected in fourth quarter of 2020.

Total year-to-date announced order intake in MW: 1,319 MW (see overview at

Contact details
Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Denmark
Hans Martin Smith, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel: +45 9730 8209 

Vestas Northern Europe
Klaus Steen Mortensen, President

For more information, or to arrange an interview with Klaus Steen Mortensen, please contact:

Michael Zarin, Head of External Communications
Tel: +45 4084 1526 

A news release from Vestas Northern Europe regarding the above-mentioned order will also be published on under “Company News”.