Malmö, Sweden, 13-2-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order for 24 V110-2.0 MW turbines for the Mycielin wind power project to be located in western Poland. The order was placed by Polenergia S.A., the largest private Polish energy group.
Wind turbine delivery is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2015 with commissioning expected to be completed in the fourth quarter of 2015. The contract includes supply, installation and commissioning of the 24 V110-2.0 MW turbines along with a VestasOnline® Business SCADA solution and a five-year service agreement (AOM 5000).
“It is an important step towards achieving Polenergia’s goals in wind energy development. We are happy to work with Vestas as a turbine supplier again”, states Michał Kozłowski, Vice President of Polenergia S.A.
“It is a real pleasure for us to announce another order in Poland. Polenergia S.A. is a key player in the Polish energy market and a highly valued customer. We are happy to be chosen as the wind turbine supplier and service provider for this wind power plant and to consolidate our market leadership in Poland”, states Klaus Steen Mortensen, President of Vestas Northern Europe.
Every single day, Vestas wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 53,700 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of CO2 every year, while at the same time building energy security and independence. Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 19,700 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 52 per cent more megawatts installed than our closest competitor and more than 66 GW of cumulative installed capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.
Having been established in 2003, Vestas Poland employs more than 150 people fully dedicated to wind energy and to securing customers’ business case. In addition to our two offices in Szczecin and Warsaw, Vestas also operates 16 service hubs in Poland. Vestas has delivered to the Polish market about 570 wind turbines, totalling about 1,200 MW. Vestas has more than 30 percent market share of total installations in Poland.
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