Vestas has secured an 83 MW order in Poland, its third announced order in the country this year.
(WK-intern) – With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S’ company announcement No.26/2015 of 25 May 2015, Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order in Poland.
The 83 MW order for 25 V126-3.3 MW turbines has been placed by Wind Field Korytnica Sp. Z.o.o. for the Korytnica North project.
The order includes delivery, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines as well as a 15-year Active Output Management (AOM) 5000 service agreement. Delivery and commissioning of the turbines is planned to take place in the fourth quarter of 2015.
“With the delivery of the first V126-3.3 MW turbines to the Korytnica North project Vestas is now taking a significant step in reducing the Cost of Energy for wind in Poland”, says Klaus Steen Mortensen, President of Vestas Northern Europe. “The Korytnica North project will help increase the proportion of cost competitive renewable energy in Poland, and we are very pleased that Wind Field Korytnica has chosen to work with us”, Mortensen says.
Vestas employs more than 150 people in Poland and has since the establishment of Vestas Poland 12 years ago delivered a total of 1,272 MW (or 620 wind turbines), and has gained a 30 percent market share of total installations in Poland.
Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 54,200 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of carbon dioxide every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence. Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 18,200 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 52 percent more megawatts installed than our closest competitor and almost 68 GW of cumulative installed capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.