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11:10 - 15 Nov 2012

Vestas receives 67 MW order in South Africa

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order for 37 V100-1.8 MW wind turbines for South Africa.

Aarhus, Denmark, 2012-11-15 11:10 CET (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  

Additional information about the project: 

Customer: Umoya Energy
Project name: Hopefield Wind Farm
Location/Country: Hopefield, South Africa
Number of MW: 66.6 MW
Number of wind turbines/type: 37 x V100-1.8 MW wind turbines
Contract type:   Turnkey
Contract scope: The contract includes supply, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines, civil and electrical works, a VestasOnline® Business SCADA solution as well as a 15-year full-scope service agreement (AOM 5000).
Time of delivery: Delivery of the wind turbines will begin in the second quarter of 2013 and the wind power plant is expected commissioned by February 2014.

Total year-to-date announced order intake in MW: 2,936 MW, (see overview at

Contact details

Vestas Wind Systems A/S, Denmark
Lars Villadsen, Senior Vice President, Investor Relations
Tel.: +45 9730 0000

Vestas Central Europe, Germany
Dr. Wolfgang J. Schmitz, President

For more information and/or to arrange an interview with Dr. Wolfgang J. Schmitz, please contact:

Christina Buttler, Communications Partner, Vestas Central Europe,
Tel: +49 40 46778 5153.

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

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