The wind turbine leader Vestas announced a new agreement with Casa dos Ventos for the 360 MW Babilônia project, located in the cities of Morro do Chapéu and Várzea Nova, in Bahia, Brazil. The delivery of wind turbines is planned for the second half of 2022, with commissioning scheduled for the second quarter of 2023.
- This is the fourth contract between the companies in just two years, the order takes the cooperation past the 1.5 GW mark and highlights Casa dos Ventos’ position as Vestas’ largest customer in Latin America and one of the largest investors in the development of wind projects in Brazil.
- The order includes 80 V150-4.2 MW wind turbines delivered in 4.5 MW Power Optimized Mode as well as a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service contract, optimising the energy production for the lifetime of the project.
The major orders and deals by Vestas are featured below:
Nov 2020: Vestas has secured a 328 MW deal for two wind projects in Victoria, Australia, in partnership with Global Power Generation, a subsidiary of the multinational power company Naturgy Group.
Oct 2020: The worldwide manufacturing and engineering firm Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) signed an agreement with renewable energy leader Vestas Wind Systems A/S to expand their partnership in sustainable energy.
Sep 2020: The leading Greek renewable energy leader TERNA ENERGY has placed a 144 MW order to Vestas for the Karystia wind project toin the prefecture of Evia, Greece. The contract includes the supply and installation of 40 V105-3.45 MW wind turbines delivered in 3.6 MW Power Optimised Mode.
Aug 2020: Vestas has received a 409 MW order from the joint venture between Votorantim Energia and the Canadian fund CPP Investments in Brazil.
Vestas will provide wind turbines for the projects Ventos do Piauí II and Ventos do Piauí III, in Serra do Inácio, in the state of Piauí, in Brazil
May 2020: Vestas has secured its largest order in Vietnam to date for a total of 144 MW for the three wind parks Lien Lap, Phong Huy, and Phong Nguyen in the Qu?ng Tr? Province. The new order takes Vestas 2020 order intake in Vietnam to over 300 MW.
May 2020: The wind turbine leader Vestas had secured new order from Vietnam for two projects totalling 64 MW located in complex mountainous terrain in Quang Tri province. With this new order, the company has closed more than 160 MW of deals in Vietnam in 2020.
March 2020, Vestas had secured an order from Green Investment Group Limited, a specialist developer, sponsor and investor and part of the Macquarie Group for the 79.8 MW wind project in Norway.
March 2020, Vestas had received an order for a project in China that includes the supply of V120-2.2 MW wind turbines as well as a 5-year Active Output Management 4000(AOM 4000) service agreement. The order brings Vestas’ total order intake in China up to more than 600 MW within a period of three months.
February 2020, Vestas had secured an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) order for the 108 MW Energía Sierra Juárez II wind park, to be located in Tecate, Baja California, Mexico.
Vestas Wind Systems is the energy industrys global partner on sustainable energy solutions. Based in Denmark, Vestas, designs, manufactures, installs, and services wind turbines across the globe. Vestas has more than 100 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries and more than 24,000 employees across the world. The company has installed more than the 69,000 turbines in across six continents.