Bilbao, Spain [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Gamesa Corporación Tecnológica has entered into an agreement with Italian company Alerion Parco Eolico Licodia Eubea S.R.L., an affiliate of Alerion Industries S.P.A., for the supply of 26 Gamesa G5X 850-kilowatt wind turbines during 2009, amounting to a total installed power generating capacity of 22 megawatts.
The turbines are set to be installed at the Licodia Eubea Wind Farm located in the Sicilian region of Catania. Under the terms agreement, Gamesa will include the supply of the wind turbines, their installation and start-up, as well as their operation and maintenance.
The two companies expect the start of assembly work on the project in the first quarter of 2009. Further details on the timetable for project completion were not available.