News | December 10, 2013

Vestas Receives Four Swedish Orders Totalling 59 MW

Vestas and long-time customer Eolus recently signed contracts for four projects further solidifying Vestas’ leading role in Sweden and the strong relationship between the two companies.

The four projects will be located in southern Sweden using a range of Vestas turbines as follows:

Skalleberg:   14 MW (8 x V100-1.8 MW); 4 MW (2 x V90-2.0 MW)
Ramsnäs:     13 MW (7 x V100-1.8 MW)
Mungseröd:  14 MW (8 x V100-1.8 MW)
Alered:         13 MW (4 x V112-3.3 MW)

The contracts include delivery, installation and commissioning of the wind power plants. Each project includes a 10-year Active Output Management (AOM) 4000 full availability service contract. The Ramsnäs, Mungseröd, and Alered projects are expected to be installed during Q3 2014; the Skalleberg project, during Q4 2014.

Eolus CEO Per Witalisson comments, “Vestas has been very accommodating and professional, which we truly appreciate. The offer Vestas gave us matched our expectations, and we look forward to the same good cooperation as we have had in previous business with Vestas,” says Per Witalisson, CEO, Eolus Vind AB.

Commenting on the new contracts, Vestas Northern Europe President Klaus Steen Mortensen states, “These projects reaffirm the strong relationship between Eolus and Vestas.  We are proud and humbled by the confidence Eolus continues to show in our ability to contribute to realising their wind power ambitions.”

"With this announcement, Vestas has reached a total of more than 400 MW of firm orders with Eolus – Sweden’s leading wind power developer.  We look forward continuing the good cooperation we have with Eolus,” says Krister Poole Jönsson, VP Sales Nordic & Baltics, Vestas Northern Europe AB.

SOURCE: Vestas