Vestas receives 278 MW order in the United States
With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S’ company announcement No. 24/2016 of 10 August 2016, Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order from E.ON for 139 V110-2.0 MW turbines.
“We are excited to be working with Vestas on this turbine purchase as E. ON expands its U.S. portfolio,” said Patrick Woodson, Chairman of E.ON North America.
The order includes supply and commissioning of the wind turbines as well as multi-year service agreement. Nacelles, blades, and towers will be produced at Vestas’ Colorado factories with delivery expected to begin in the second quarter of 2017 and commissioning planned for the fourth quarter of 2017.
“We’re honored to build on our successful relationship with E.ON and further deploy the versatile V110-2.0 MW turbine to their project. E.ON is a dedicated renewable energy leader both globally and in North America, and we look forward to help them deliver low-cost, clean electricity,” said Chris Brown, President of Vestas’ sales and service division in the United States and Canada.
Since the Vestas 2 MW-platform’s debut, more than 33 GW have been installed globally.
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