Project Development, Wind Power

Vestas Gets 82-MW Order from Poland

Vestas has received two orders for a total of 33 wind turbines for two projects in Poland. The order for the Dobrzyn project consist of 17 units of the V90-2.0 megawatt (MW) wind turbine, and the order for the Wronki project consists of 16 units of the V90-3.0 MW turbine. Both contracts include supply, installation, commissioning and a five-year service contract.

The orders have been placed with Vestas by the Vortex Energy Group. The owner of the projects will be ScanEnergy A/S. Delivery of the wind turbines for both projects is scheduled for the end of 2008/beginning of 2009, and commissioning is expected during the second quarter of 2009. The Dobrzyn project will be located in the province of Kujawsko-Pomorskie in the Lipnowski region, and the Wronki project will be located in the province of Warmisko-Mazurskie in the region of Godapski.  
 
“We are very pleased to place these two orders with Vestas in cooperation with our partner canEnergy. With this portfolio we are able to strengthen our position in the emerging Polish market and provide a basis for a promising future business relationship with Vestas,” said Till Jeske, board member of Vortex Polska.