Vestas wins 144 MW order in Greece
News release from Vestas Mediterranean
Madrid, 25 September 2020
TERNA ENERGY has placed a 144 MW order for the Karystia wind project in the prefecture of Evia, Greece. The contract includes the supply and installation of 40 V105-3.45 MW wind turbines delivered in 3.6 MW Power Optimised Mode, as well as a 10-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement.
“We are proud to collaborate with TERNA ENERGY on the Karystia wind project, which enjoys one of the highest wind speeds in Greece. Our V105-3.45 MW wind turbine has an extremely robust design, specifically created to optimise energy production in high wind conditions. With this technology, we expect the wind park to make a significant contribution to the country’s energy transition”, says Marios Zangas, Head of Vestas Hellas.
Turbine delivery is planned for the second and third quarter of 2021, whilst commissioning is planned for the third quarter of 2022.
Vestas pioneered the Greek wind market with its first turbine installation in 1986 and this year marks the 20th anniversary of the company’s official establishment in the country. This new order also consolidates the company’s leading position in the country with approximately 1.8 GW of wind turbines installed and close to 50 percent of market share.
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Communication Consultant Vestas Mediterranean
Tel.: +34 649 29 4007
Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with 117 GW of wind turbines in 81 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled 104 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 25,500 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
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