Randers, Denmark [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Vestas has received an order for delivery of 50 V100 1.8-megawatt (MW) and 25 V90 2-MW wind turbines for projects that are set to be built in Bulgaria and Romania. The order was placed by Global Wind Power, and the contract includes delivery, installation and commissioning of the turbines, a VestasOnline Business SCADA solution as well as a 5 year-service agreement.
Installation of the turbines will start in 2010 and the projects are expected to be commissioned during 2010.
“We are very satisfied with this new contract with Global Wind Power and we appreciate the ongoing cooperation with this long-term business partner, who has installed more than 400 MW of Vestas technology. We are pleased about their confidence in Vestas’ business case certainty,“ says Hans Jørn Rieks, president of Vestas Central Europe.
Global Wind Power has develop four projects in Bulgaria in 2008 and 2009 with a total capacity of 52 MW – all of them with Vestas turbines.