Vestas signs 51 MW wind energy order in Poland

estas has received an order for 17 units of the V112-3.0 MW wind turbine for Poland. The wind power contract comprises supply, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines as well as a 12-year service and maintenance agreement with the solution AOM 5000 (Active Output Management), which is Vestas’ new service product optimising wind power plant output and minimising customer risk.

Delivery of the wind turbines is expected to start in Q3 2012 and the wind farm is expected to be completed by the end of 2012.  At the customer’s request, additional details about the customer and the project location cannot be disclosed at this time.

Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 44,500 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by approximately 50 million tons of CO2 every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence.

Today, Vestas has installed wind turbines in 66 countries, and for our own operations alone we provide jobs for over 20,000 passionate people at our service and wind farm project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world.