REpower USA Corp., a subsidiary of German wind turbine manufacturer REpower Systems AG, has signed a third contract with Heritage Sustainable Energy LLC to supply nine wind turbines for a project in Michigan.
The REpower MM92 wind turbines have a rated power of 2.05 MW and a hub height of 100 meters each. They are destined for the Stoney Corners III wind farm project and are expected to be installed by summer 2011. The contract also provides an option for delivery of another 70 REpower MM92 turbines for additional Heritage projects in Michigan.
Stoney Corners III wind farm's nine turbines will have a total output of 18.45 MW. In addition to the projects Stoney Corners I and Stoney Corners II, it is the third joint project by REpower and Heritage in this region.
When Stoney Corners is completed, 25 REpower MM92 turbines will be installed at the site – seven turbines with a hub height of 80 meters each, as well as a another 18 turbines with a 100-meter hub height. REpower and Heritage will also execute an agreement for a 12-year integrated service package for all REpower turbines at the Stoney Corners site.
SOURCE: REpower Systems AG