December 07, 2017
Senvion installs 130 megawatts in new markets
Project completion in three new countries highlights ongoing success
Senvion, a leading global manufacturer of wind turbines, has announced the completion of installation of several wind farms in three of its newly entered markets within Europe totalling 130 megawatts (MW).
The installation of 33 Senvion 3.4M114 turbines was recently completed at the 112 MW Egersund wind farm, in Rogaland, Norway. The project with Norsk Vind Egersund AS will have a total rated output of 112 MW and will produce enough green energy to power approximately 20,000 Norwegian households.
In Serbia, the country’s Minister of Energy inaugurated the eight MW Malibunar wind farm featuring four Senvion MM100 turbines. Malibunar wind farm is located about 56 kilometers northeast of Belgrade and will supply 7,200 Serbian households with clean electricity.The start of operation marks Senvion’s successful market entry in the Balkans.
Senvion has also completed installation of its first wind farm in the Republic of Ireland. Teevurcher wind farm, located in County Meath, northwest of Dublin, features five MM82 wind turbines with a total output of 10 MW. The wind farm will supply enough clean energy to power approximately 7,000 Irish homes per year.
Jürgen Geissinger, CEO of Senvion, said: “The completion of installation and start of operation of these wind farms in three of our newly entered markets countries across Europe highlights that we are effectively delivering our expansion strategy. These milestones demonstrate how our modular product portfolio is ideally suited to a range of wind and site conditions and can meet the needs of our clients in diverse regions.”