Vestas wins 140 MW wind order from Capital Power in Canada

Vestas has received a 140 MW order to power the Capital Power-owned Halkirk II wind project in Alberta, Canada. The order consists of 31 V150-4.5 MW wind turbines.

The order includes the supply, delivery and commissioning of the turbines, as well as a 10-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement, designed to ensure optimized asset performance.

“We are delighted to partner again with Capital Power to expand their wind energy portfolios in Canada, particularly with one of the highest producing onshore wind turbines in the industry,” said Laura Beane, President, Vestas North America. “The 4 MW platform is ideal for Alberta’s wind environment and our strong servicing operations will ensure Capital Power projects are operating at full capacity.”

“We are excited to once again partner with Vestas for the supply of wind turbine technology for our Halkirk II Wind project, another critical facet of our balanced approach to net-zero by 2045,” said Steve Owens, SVP of Construction and Engineering. . by the Power of Capital. “The V150-4.5 MW wind turbines will bring our Halkirk II Wind project to life as we continue to drive a sustainable future for people and planet.”

Turbine delivery is expected to begin in the second quarter of 2024 and commissioning is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2024.

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Vestas is the global partner of the energy industry in sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install and service onshore and offshore wind turbines around the world, and with more than 169 GW of wind turbines in 88 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and an unprecedented 149+ GW of wind turbines in service, we use data to interpret, forecast and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind energy solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 29,000 employees are bringing sustainable energy solutions to the world to power a bright future.