The global green energy leader Siemens Gamesa has closed the largest order for its 5.X platform with a new deal to supply 372 MW of the SG 5.8-170 turbine for the Björnberget project in Sweden.
- It also consolidates the partnership between Siemens Gamesa and Prime Capital in Scandinavia, with close to 1 GW of projects.
- The wind farm, owned by asset manager Prime Capital and independent power producer Enlight, will be one of the largest onshore wind projects to start construction in Europe this year and brings the total order entry for the Siemens Gamesa 5.X to 1 GW in record time.
The major deals and investments by Siemens are mentioned below:
Aug 2020: Indian renewable energy company Adani Green Energy a subsidiary of Adani Group, has strengthen its partnership with Siemens Gamesa for one of the largest wind power projects in India. As per agreement Siemens Gamesa will deliver 215 SG 2.2-122 wind turbines, totalling 473 MW wind power project.
July 2020: Siemens Gamesa has scored a double order, including one for the largest nearshore wind farm in Vietnam. The two deals, with 75 MW and 90 MW at the Tan Thuan and Thai Hoa wind farms respectively, will use the SG 5.0-145 turbines.
June 2020: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has received an order for 100 units of its new SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbines for innogys 1.4 GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm in the UK.
June 2020: Total, a leading energy group, has signed an agreement with Siemens Gas and Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of leading technology company Siemens AG to advance new concepts for green liquified natural gas (LNG) production.
May 2020: Siemens Gas and Power, is a wholly owned subsidiary of leading technology company Siemens AG, was awarded a contract from CCZ JV to supply three cryogenic boil-off gas (BOG) compressor trains for the Golden Pass LNG export terminal in Sabine Pass, Texas, USA.
April 2020: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has announced the completion of acquisition of all shares in Ria Blades, S.A., which owns and operates the onshore wind turbine blade production plant in Vagos, Portugal. Siemens Gamesa also acquired other assets from Senvion to operate the facility.
March 2020: Siemens Gamesa announced that it will supply 25 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines for one of the Vietnams largest wind farms. Vietnam has one of the best wind resources in Southeast Asian region.
February 2020: Siemens AG will acquire all the shares of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) held by Iberdrola S.A. for approximately $1.2 billion. The three companies (Iberdrola, Siemens, and SGRE) have signed a cooperation agreement for specific projects related to wind power generation and to improve the distribution grid.
January 2020: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy completed the acquisition of Senvion’s European Service assets and Intellectual Property (IP). The deal strengthen the company’s competitive position in Europe by adding approximately 9.0 GW serviced fleet and operations in 13 countries.
January 2020: Siemens AG signed an agreement with Ghana Grid Co. to upgrade the country’s electricity grid. Siemens will help to improve the Ghana’s ability to supply other West African nations, including Burkina Faso, Togo, and Benin.
About Siemens Gamesa
Spain based Siemens Gamesa is a global supplier of wind energy solutions. The company was formed in 2017 by the merger of Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa. The company offers one of the industrys broadest product portfolios, with both offshore and onshore technology. The company has installed over 99 GW of wind capacity in more than 90 countries.
About Siemens AG
Siemens is a Berlin-based global industrial manufacturing and technology company. The company has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability, and internationality for last 170 years. The company is focused on the areas of power generation and distribution, manufacturing industries, intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy systems, and automation and digitalization in the process.
Siemens is one of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient technologies; It is also a leading supplier of medical technologies and is providing solutions in IT, industry, finance, and energy. The company is a pioneer in providing intelligent infrastructure and industry solutions to the world.