Vestas has received a firm order from Bürgerwind Beuchte, part of Ebert Erneuerbare Energien Unternehmensgruppe, for the Beuchte wind farm in Lower Saxony, Germany.
The order consists of ten V162-6.2 MW wind turbines and includes the supply, delivery and commissioning of the wind turbines. Upon completion, Vestas will service the turbines under a 25-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement designed to ensure optimized performance of the assets.
“We are grateful for Bürgerwind Beuchte’s trust in Vestas’ industry-leading EnVentus platform,” says Jens Kück, Senior Vice President of Onshore Sales for Northern and Central Europe at Vestas. “The V162-6.2 MW wind turbine has proven to be the ideal choice for this business case and our team is very motivated to start working on this project.”
Managing Director of Ebert Erneuerbare Energien Unternehmensgruppe, Tim Ebert, says: “After several years of planning, we are delighted to be able to implement this major project here with our long-standing partner Vestas, which was not easy from the point of view of of environmental protection legislation. Many thanks to the entire team for their incredible performance.”
The project site is located in Lower Saxony, northeast of Goslar. Delivery of the turbine will begin in the second quarter of 2024 and commissioning is planned for the fourth quarter of 2024.