Vestas nabs 59MW of Sweden deals

Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas has signed 59MW of orders to equip plants in Sweden for developer Eolus.

The four wind farms in southern Sweden – the 14MW Skalleberg and Mungseröd, and 13MW Alered and Ramsnäs – will use a mixture of Vestas turbines, including four V112 3.3MW machines.

The deal includes a 10-year service agreement.

Installation of the turbines will take place in the third and fourth quarters of next year.

Krister Poole Jönsson, vice president sales, Nordic & Baltics for Vestas said: "With this announcement, Vestas has reached a total of more than 400MW of firm orders with Eolus – Sweden’s leading wind power developer.”