Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has won an order from Enel Russia for 201 MW of wind turbines.
Some 57 of Siemens Gamesa’s 3.X platform turbines will be supplied, installed and commissioned at the Kola windfarm in Murmansk, Russia, which is due to be commissioned in 2021.
The contract marks the second part of a deal signed with Enel in 2017 for the supply of 291 MW to two windfarms in Russia. The first order for the 90 MW Azovskaya project was announced in October.
“We are proud to announce this second big contract in Russia and to continue the successful cooperation with Enel”, said Steven Pryor, Onshore North Europe & Middle East chief executive at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.
“Siemens Gamesa is well under way to establishing a strong position in the growing Russian renewables market. We have introduced modern technology and we have taken important steps to ensure local content requirements.”