Nordex has won a large order by French developer Valorem for two wind farms in Finland that have a combined capacity of 313.5MW.

The German OEM will supply 30 machines of its N163/5.X model for the Kalistanneva wind project, and another 27 turbines of the same type for the Matkussaari project. Both are located in the Ostrobothnia region in western Finland, and will be delivered as a cold climate variant with a capacity of 5.5MW.

The order comes with a 35-year premium service contract.