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Vestas Wins EDF Order For New York Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 30, 2017

EDF Renewable Energy has placed an order with Vestas for V110-2.0 MW turbines for the Copenhagen Wind Project, located in upstate New York. The firm and unconditional order comprises supply of the wind turbines, as well as a 10-year Active [Read More]

Vestas Introduces 4.2 MW Wind Platform In Three Variants

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 22, 2017

Vestas is rolling out a new 4.2 MW wind turbine platform in three variants: V150-4.0/4.2 MW, V136-4.0/4.2 MW and V117-4.0/4.2 MW. First introduced in 2010 as the V112-3.0 MW, the company’s 3 MW platform – now in its fourth generation [Read More]

MHI Vestas Launches V164-9.5 MW Offshore Wind Turbine

Posted by Betsy Lillian on June 06, 2017

MHI Vestas has launched its massive V164-9.5 MW offshore wind turbine, built on the V164 platform and capable of powering 8,300 U.K. homes. According to MHI Vestas, a 50/50 joint venture between Vestas Wind Systems and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, the [Read More]

Vestas’ V126-3.45 MW Wind Turbine Comes To South Korea

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 30, 2017

Vestas has received a 21 MW order in Korea from a new customer, Serveone Co. Ltd. The firm and unconditional order comprises six V126-3.45 MW turbines, which will be used for Serveone’s first wind project. Located on Jaeun Island in [Read More]

Vestas’ InteliLight System Arrives In U.S. Wind Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 19, 2017

Having demonstrated adherence to Federal Aviation Administration standards, Vestas’ InteliLight solution for wind turbines is now ready for U.S. deployment. Combining aircraft detection and aviation light control, the system provides end-to-end aviation safety for wind parks, says Vestas. The U.S. [Read More]

Vestas Goes With Portugal For Newest R&D Center

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 18, 2017

Vestas is opening up a new engineering design center in Porto, Portugal, in order to strengthen the company’s research and development (R&D) capabilities. The new center will be responsible for developing core technology for Vestas’ product portfolio. The facility is [Read More]

Vestas To Service California Wind Farm Over Its Entire Life

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 17, 2017

Vestas has signed a 15-year renewal of a 150 MW service agreement with EverPower for a wind project in California. The service agreement includes 50 V90-3.0 MW wind turbines at the 150 MW Mustang Hills project, which is owned by [Read More]

Vestas Takes Over Servicing For Group Of Swedish Wind Farms

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 12, 2017

Vestas has received a 15-year service contract for seven wind projects totaling 86 MW across Sweden. The projects were previously serviced in-house by Arise, but with this new agreement, Vestas is taking over the full servicing responsibility. The contract is [Read More]

Vestas Snatches Another Top Wind OEM Title In Slow Year For China

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 31, 2017

More wind turbine original equipment manufacturer (OEM) rankings are in: According to MAKE’s newly released “Global Wind Turbine OEM 2016 Market Share” analysis, Western turbine OEMs accounted for four of the top five positions. MAKE says Vestas emerged victorious in [Read More]

Vestas Bringing 3 MW Platform To Texas Wind Farm

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 30, 2017

Vestas has received a firm and unconditional turbine order from a fund managed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) for a wind farm in Texas. Vestas will be supplying 43 V126-3.45 MW turbines for the Bearkat I Wind Project, which has [Read More]