Vestas secures first EnVentus order in Portugal
News release from Vestas Mediterranean
Madrid, 8 March 2022
Vestas has received a 42 MW order for several wind parks in Portugal. The contract includes the supply and installation of two V162-6.2 MW, two V117-4.2 MW and six V126-3.45 MW wind turbines in 3.6 MW operating mode, as well as a 15-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement.
“We are glad to see the first EnVentus order in Portugal. The V162-6.2 MW delivers industry-leading energy production and we expect our technology to make a significant contribution to the energy transition in the region. This order also underlines the versatility of the Vestas portfolio, which can optimise our customers’ business cases in a diverse range of wind sites”, says Agustín Sánchez Tembleque, Vestas General Manager for Spain and Portugal.
With this project, Vestas totals over 900 MW of capacity either installed or under construction in Portugal. Vestas also provides service to almost 1 GW of wind turbines in the country, both from Vestas and other manufacturers.
Turbine delivery is expected by the fourth quarter of 2022 whilst commissioning is planned by the first half of 2023.
The project and customer are undisclosed.
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Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service onshore and offshore wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 151 GW of wind turbines in 86 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 129 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 29,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
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