The Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (ORIT), managed by Octopus Renewables Limited, has commissioned the Nordex Group to supply twelve N133 turbines for the Cumberhead wind farm in Scotland. Each of the wind turbines will operate in an optimized mode of 4,165 MW. The order also includes a Premium Service for the maintenance and revision of the turbines with a term of 25 years.
The 50 MW Cumberhead wind farm is located in the county of South Lanarkshire, Scotland. Construction works on the site have already started and are on track for the wind farm to be fully operational by the end of 2022.
Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust plc is a fixed capital investment firm incorporated in England and Wales focused on providing investors with an attractive and sustainable level of income performance, with an element of capital growth, by investing in a diversified portfolio of renewable energy assets in Europe. and Australia.
The Group has installed more than 37 GW of wind power capacity in more than 40 markets and in 2020 generated revenues of EUR 4.6 billion. The company currently employs a staff of approx. 8,500. Joint manufacturing capacity includes factories in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the United States, India and Mexico. The product portfolio focuses on onshore turbines in the 4 to 6.X MW class, which are tailor-made for the market requirements of countries with limited space and regions with limited grid capacity.