News release from Vestas Mediterranean
Madrid, 30 June 2022
PLT engineering S.r.l has placed a 39 MW order for the Borgia wind park, to be located in the region of Calabria, in Italy. The order includes the supply and installation of seven V136-4.2 MW and two V117-4.2 MW wind turbines, all of them delivered in 4.3 MW Power Optimised Mode. The contract also includes a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement for the maintenance of the wind park.
"PLT energia works towards a sustainable energy development. With Vestas on our side, we have a reliable partner with whom to implement our projects through cutting-edge technology and high quality products in order to achieve our common goal: to provide Italians with energy in harmony with the environment", says Stefano Marulli, CEO of PLT energia.
"We are very proud to partner with PLT engineering in such a special wind park. This merchant project showcases the versatility of our 4 MW platform and its ability to deliver an extremely competitive business case. As one of Italy's largest merchant wind projects, it also represents a great step in the transition towards a decarbonised electricity grid.", says Francesco Amati, Vestas General Manager for Italy and Turkey.
Turbine delivery and commissioning are planned by the first half of 2023.
The project adds to the more than 5.4 GW wind turbines installed or under construction by Vestas in Italy.
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Vestas is the energy industry's global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service onshore and offshore wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 154 GW of wind turbines in 87 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 132 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. Together with our customers, Vestas' more than 29,000 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.
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