Gamesa awarded two wind turbine contracts in China

8 January 2015 (Last Updated January 8th, 2015 18:30)

Gamesa, a Spain-based turbine manufacturer, has won two wind turbine contracts in China.

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Gamesa, a Spain-based turbine manufacturer, has won two wind turbine contracts in China.

For the first, the firm will supply, install and commission 25 G97 2MW turbines at the Nandianziliang wind complex, which is being developed by Hebei Construction & Investment Group (HCIG) in the Shanxi province, China.

Gamesa intends to deliver the turbines in May and the facility is likely to be commissioned later this year.

Since 2008, the company has delivered 180MW to HCIG.

According to the terms of the second contract with wind farm developer UPC, Gamesa will supply, install and commission 21 G97 2MW turbines at the Huangyan wind farm in the province of Zhejiang.

The company intends to deliver the turbine units in April, with the project scheduled to be commissioned later this year.

"Gamesa started operations in China in 2000."

The contract is the first between the two companies.

Gamesa started operations in China in 2000 and last year won contracts to deliver 450MW of wind turbines in the country.

So far, the company has installed more than 3,500MW of turbines in China and presently services 1,000MW.

Gamesa has installed more than 30,000MW in 45 countries and has production facilities in Spain and China.


Image: Gamesa has been awarded two contracts in China. Photo: Courtesy of Victor Habbick / freedigitalphotos.net.