V236-15.0 MW™

The V236-15.0 MW™ is built on proven, world-class technology and engineered for efficiency in offshore environments around the world.

V236-15.0 MW™ at a glance

The V236-15.0 MW™ is built on proven, world-class technology and engineered for efficiency in offshore environments around the world. With the industry’s largest swept area and a capacity factor of over 60% from the 115.5m blades, V236-15.0 MW™ delivers leading park performance for our customers.

The V236-15.0 MW™ harnesses Vestas’ world-class service and safety record, and comes with a design lifetime of 25 years or more depending on site conditions.

80 GWh

A single V236-15.0 MW™ is capable of producing 80 GWh per year depending on site-specific conditions.

43,742 m2

An industry-leading swept area provides peak annual energy production performance.

Reliable

Leveraging 25 years of offshore installation and service experience, Vestas is your offshore partner-of-choice.

Follow the journey

V236-15.0 MW™ prototype

Development work of the V236-15.0 MW™ prototype is progressing as planned across Vestas’ R&D and production sites in Denmark. With component production well underway and testing protocols in place, installation is on schedule for second half of 2022, with its first KWh planned for the fourth quarter of 2022.

Technical specifications

Power regulation operational data
Pitch regulated with variable speed
Rated power
15,000kW
Cut-in wind speed
3m/s
Cut-out wind speed
30m/s
Wind class
IEC S or S,T
Standard operating temperature range
from -10°C* to +25°C* with a de-rating interval from +25°C to +45°C
*high ambient temperature variant available

SOUND POWER
Maximum
118dB(A)
**Sound Optimised Modes dependent on site and country

ROTOR
Rotor diameter
236m
Swept area
43,742m2
Aerodynamic brake
Three blades full feathering

ELECTRICAL
Frequency
50/60 Hz
Converter
full scale

GEARBOX
Type
medium speed

TOWER
Hub heights
Site-specific

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