Siemens wins 182 MW US turbine order

Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract to supply a 182 MW Panhandle 2 wind power project located in Carson County, Texas, northeast of Amarillo.

The project will consist of 79 Siemens SWT-2,3-108 wind turbines. The customer is Pattern Energy Group based in San Francisco. Component deliveries will start in March 2014 and commissioning of the turbines is scheduled for November 2014. The deal also includes a Siemens service and maintenance agreement to ensure maximum reliability of the project.

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The service agreement includes Siemens’ use of remote monitoring and diagnostic solutions as well as advanced weather forecasting techniques to enable predictive maintenance at well-timed periods, which can positively contribute to the power output of the wind farm.

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