Vestas has received an order from Austrian company, evn naturkraft Erzeugungsgesellschaft to supply turbines totaling 33MW for the Sommerein wind power plant.
The project will employ a customised solution consisting of V112-3.3 MW turbines with a hub height of 140m and V126-3.3 MW turbines with a hub height of 137m, demonstrating the versatility of Vestas’ product portfolio.
The firm and unconditional order includes supply and commissioning of the wind turbines along with a VestasOnline Business SCADA solution.
The turbines will be installed in Sommerein in Lower Austria with wind turbine delivery and commissioning expected to begin in the first quarter of 2018.
Vestas Central Europe president Nils de Baar said: “To achieve the lowest cost of energy at the Sommerein site, evn naturkraft Erzeugungsgesellschaft needed a customised wind solution, and our versatile 3 MW platform enables exactly that through different hub heights and rotor diameters, offering superior annual energy production for the site.
"Together with our long-term customer evn naturkraft Erzeugungsgesellschaft m.b.H., we look forward to raising the bar for low-wind site performance."