Nordex is increasingly selling large wind turbines with a capacity of 5MW or more as the German manufacturer’s order intake in the second quarter of this year rose to 1.84GW, up from 1.53GW a year earlier.

Between April and June 2022, customers ordered 346 turbines for projects in 15 countries, with a focus on Europe, which accounted for 58% of all orders, led by Germany, Poland and Spain. Latin America came in second, with 31% or orders, boosted by a high-volume order from Colombia, while a 200MW order from the US helped the North American market to a third place with 11% of all orders.