September 4 (Renewables Now) - German company Nordex SE (ETR:NDX1) will be supplying wind turbines for the 99-MW Energetica wind project in Argentina under a newly signed deal with a unit of AES Corporation (NYSE:AES).
Nordex said today it has received an order from AES Argentina Generacion for the supply of 30 units of the AW132/3300 turbines. The company will be assembling the machines and producing the 120-metre high concrete towers locally.
The deal also includes a multi-year service for the wind farm.
The particular wind park will be built in the province of Buenos Aires near Bahia Blanca. The location is characterised by average wind speeds that exceed 10 metres per second, Nordex noted.