Vestas books turbine order for 109-MW wind project France

Wind farm in France. Author: Connie Ma. License: Creative Commons, Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic

March 30 (Renewables Now) - Denmark's Vestas Wind Systems A/S (CPH:VWS) said today it has received an order to supply turbines for a 109-MW wind project in France.

The contract covers the supply and installation of 26 pieces of V150-4.2 MW wind turbines, as well as an Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement for ten years minimum.

Information about the customer and the project have been withheld.

The Danish company is due to deliver the turbines in 2021. Commissioning is scheduled for the same year.

Vestas installed its first wind turbine in France in 1991. Since then, it has delivered more than 2,200 units, resulting in over 5 GW of wind capacity. According to the company's numbers, Vestas has a market share of 30% in France.

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