Siemens wind turbine order destined for Irish Midlands

Siemens (NYSE: SI) have received an order for 126 MW of wind turbine capacity from Bord Na Mona in Ireland.

The 28 SWT-3.0-101 direct-drive turbines are to facilitate two onshore wind projects in the Irish Midlands for the utility.

Siemens wind turbine
The two wind farms are set to be commissioned in 2014. Siemens has also agreed a service contract for the plants for a 15 year period.

“This is the first order from Ireland for our direct-drive wind turbines,” says Felix Ferlemann, CEO of Siemens Wind. Ferlemann says that Siemens has sold more than 800 direct drive turbines around the world.

For more wind power news

     

 

Share
     


Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now

Whitepapers

Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...