October 3 (Renewables Now) - Over the past few days, Denmark's Vestas Wind Systems A/S (CPH:VWS) announced a 50-MW turbine supply order in Japan and the start of a multi-brand service for Gamesa turbines in the country.
Vestas said on Friday that it has received an order to deliver 50 MW of wind turbines to Japanese general contractor Toda Corporation (TYO:1860) for a project in Iwate prefecture. More specifically, the manufacturer will supply 12 units of its V117-4.2 MW turbines for the SGET Iwaizumi wind project, owned by SPARX Green Energy & Technology. Toda is in charge of the construction of the wind farm.
Apart from delivering the turbines, Vestas will supervise the installation of the equipment. The agreement also includes a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service job.
The Danish company estimates that delivery of the wind turbines will take place in the second quarter of 2024, with the commissioning of SGET Iwaizumi set for the third quarter of 2025.
On Monday, Vestas also announced that Eurus Energy Holdings it awarded the company a multibrand service deal in relation to the Eurus Seto wind farm in Ehime prefecture. Under a 5.5-year Active Output Management 4000 (AOM 4000) service deal, Vestas will operate and maintain four units of G80 2 MW Gamesa wind turbines.