Vestas Receives its First Order from China State Power Investment Corporation

Vestas has received a 19 MW order of 4 MW platform turbines from one of China’s top five power companies, State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC).

“As the global leading wind turbine supplier, Vestas attracts us with its good reputation and proven 4 MW platform track record. I believe the project will be deliver excellent performance in operation.” Says Mr. Dianxue Fu, General Manager of D factory, SPIC Huolinhe Company.

“SPIC is at the forefront of the green power transformation in China and globally, which fits very well with Vestas’ strong presence in China and globally. Hopefully, this project will be the beginning of a lasting cooperation in the Chinese market”, says Thomas Keller, Senior Vice President and CFO of Vestas China.

The order includes a 5-year Active Output Management 4000 (AOM 4000) service agreement, as well as VestasOnline® Business SCADA solution. Project delivery and commissioning are expected to be in the third quarter of 2019.

Vestas has also signed a 5-year AOM 5000 re-capture service agreement for a 54 MW wind farm with another customer in China. No relationship exists between this service contract and the SPIC order.

Source: Vestas
Date: Jan 7, 2019