Wind Energy: Siemens Gamesa Receives Major Order from Chile
Zamudio, Spain - Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa Renewables has received three new orders to supply 359 MW of wind turbines to customers in Chile.
The latest three contracts cover the installation and commissioning of 82 SG 4.5-145 turbines with flexible power rating and long-term operation and maintenance services of up to 15 years to some of the projects. Installation of the wind turbines is scheduled for next year 2020.
According to ACERA, Chile's renewable energy association, the country has an installed renewable energy capacity of 5,659 MW, representing 22.6 percent of the total, including around 1,932 MW of wind power (7.7 percent).
Source: IWR Online, 21 Oct 2019