Siemens Receives Orders For Trio Of U.K., Ireland Wind Farms

Posted by NAW Staff on July 28, 2015 No Comments
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14186_thinkstockphotos-160498144 Siemens Receives Orders For Trio Of U.K., Ireland Wind Farms Siemens' wind power and renewables division has been awarded orders to construct, install and commission 52 units of its D3 direct-drive wind turbines at three separate projects, located in Ireland and Scotland.

According to Siemens, the wind turbines will be installed with Siemens models SWT-3.0-101, SWT-3.2-108 and SWT-3.2-113. All of these Siemens direct-drive wind turbines feature a permanent magnet generator for a high-energy yield with high efficiency at low operational costs.

The 35 MW Raheenleagh wind farm, which will be powered by 11 SWT-3.2-108 wind turbines, is scheduled for completion in the fourth quarter of 2016.

The Aikengall 2 wind farm project, consisting of 19 SWT-3.2-113 turbines, has a planned delivery and installation date of early summer 2016.

Lastly, for the first phase at the Galway Wind Park, Siemens will install 22 of SWT-3.0-101 direct-drive wind turbines. Commissioning of the 64 MW project is expected for early 2017.

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