Vestas to Supply Turbines for US Utility Project

24 October 2010 (Last Updated October 24th, 2010 18:30)

Vestas will supply 24 V90-3.0MW and 31 V90-1.8MW turbines for Sacramento Municipal Utility District's (SMUD) Solano 3 project in California, US. The 128MW order includes delivery and commissioning and a 15-year service and maintenance agreement. Vestas will deliver the order i

Vestas will supply 24 V90-3.0MW and 31 V90-1.8MW turbines for Sacramento Municipal Utility District's (SMUD) Solano 3 project in California, US.

The 128MW order includes delivery and commissioning and a 15-year service and maintenance agreement.

Vestas will deliver the order in the second half of 2011 and commissioning of the project is expected in early 2012.

All blades for the Solano 3 project will be produced at Vestas’s blade factory in Windsor, while all tower sections will be produced at its factory in Pueblo.

The nacelles for the V90-1.8 MW turbines will be assembled at Vestas's factory in Brighton, Colorado, and the V90-3.0MW nacelles will be assembled in Denmark.