Six new contracts in Schleswig-Holstein: Senvion supplies turbines for over 60 megawatt
(WK-intern) – Hamburg: Senvion, a leading global manufacturer of wind turbines, signed six conditional contracts over a total rated output of 60 megawatt (MW) in Schleswig-Holstein at the leading trade fair Hamburg WindEnergy.
The Bürgerwindpark im Kirchspiel Medelby GmbH & Co. KG had already put four wind farms with overall 27 Senvion 3.2M114 turbines and Senvion MM92 turbines into operation until the beginning of 2015. 22 new Senvion turbines of the company’s 2- and 3-megawatt portfolio will now be added to the wind farms.
Hendrik Böschen, Managing Director at Senvion Deutschland, says: “We are particularly happy to continue the existing business relationship with Bürgerwindpark im Kirchspiel Medelby GmbH & Co. KG with six new contracts in the future with which we go to auction together. The project shows how good cooperation enables the continuous expansion of green energy in Schleswig-Holstein.” The company Bürgerwindpark im Kirchspiel was founded in 2009 to realize the four wind farms and consists of about 360 limited partners.
In total, the wind farms will provide 83.000 households per year with green energy upon completion, nearly half of it due to the planned expansion.
Senvion is a leading global manufacturer of onshore and offshore wind turbines. The company develops, produces and markets wind turbines for almost any location – with rated outputs of 2 MW to 6.15 MW and rotor diameters of 82 metres to 152 metres. Furthermore, the company offers its customers project specific solutions in the areas of turnkey, service and maintenance, transport and installation, as well as foundation planning and construction. The systems are designed at the Senvion TechCenter in Osterrönfeld and manufactured at its German plants in Husum (North Friesland), Trampe (Brandenburg) and Bremerhaven, as well as Portugal. With approximately 3,900 employees worldwide, the company makes use of the experience gained from the manufacture and installation of more than 6,600 wind turbines around the world. The company’s operational subsidiary Senvion GmbH is based in Hamburg and represented by distribution partners, subsidiaries and participations in European markets such as France, Belgium, the Netherlands, the UK, Italy, Romania, Portugal, Sweden, and Poland as well as on a global level in the USA, China, Australia, Japan, India and Canada. Senvion S.A. is listed on the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
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