Goldwind announces new GW3S smart wind turbine

Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd, (Goldwind) (SZSE: 002202) (HK: 2208), announced today the release of its all-new 3-megawatt smart wind turbine platform, the GW3S. The GW3S turbine platform features Scalable capacity, Smart turbine controls and a Structured design. The platform design maintains Goldwind’s leading Permanent Magnet Direct Drive (PMDD) turbine technology and incorporates attributes from the GW1.5 and GW2.5 megawatt platform, including industry-leading availability and performance.

“Goldwind is dedicated to the continuous innovation of its product offerings,” states Tony Pan, CEO of Goldwind International. “The introduction of the GW3S Smart Wind Turbine will allow our customers to maximize project economics with a larger nameplate design while benefiting from the scalability and adaptability of the 3MW platform.”

The GW3S, adaptable for low and ultra-low wind speeds, will range from 3.0 megawatts to 3.4 and features rotor diameters up to 140 meters.

The first deliveries for key international markets is planned for late 2017.

Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd is a world leading wind turbine technology and energy solutions provider (SZSE: 002202) (HK: 2208). With more than 34 GW of capacity worldwide, Goldwind’s revolutionary Permanent Magnet Direct Drive (PMDD) technology is shaping a new standard in wind energy. Goldwind offers a full suite of innovative renewable energy solutions, including equipment manufacturing and sales, service, and investment.