Hamburg, Germany [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] REpower Systems AG has signed two contracts for the delivery of 31 wind energy turbines with capacities of 2 megawatts with two project companies, majority-owned by TRE&P, a subsidiary of Tozzi Holding. There is an option of a further 18 turbines.
The turbines are destined for two wind farm projects in Italy. At the Savignano Irpino wind farm in the Puglia region, 20 REpower MM92 turbines are planned to be installed. For the Monte Mimiani project in Sicily, REpower will deliver eleven turbines of the same type. The construction work is planned to begin in the summer of next year, the commissioning shall take place before the end of 2010.
In both regions, REpower has already installed several wind farms through its Italian subsidiary REpower Italia S.r.l. In Puglia, 93 REpower turbines are already producing energy. 25 are in operation in Sicily, a further 15 are currently under construction. In both Puglia and Sicily, REpower has service centres.