Nordex continued its run of large orders, many of them for its biggest turbines in the 5MW-plus category, as it clinched an order to supply a Brazilian onshore wind farm that offers offshore-like conditions for power production.

The German-Spanish OEM received an order by AES Brasil to supply and install 55 of its N163/5.X turbines for the 314MW Cajuína project, located 100km from the northeastern Brazilian city of Natal in the state of Rio Grande do Norte.

The site has extraordinarily strong constant wind speeds of around 9.2