Vestas to Supply Turbines for 3 x 140MW Wind Projects in South Africa

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  • Independent power producer Red Rocket has placed a 373 MW order with Vestas for the Brandvalley, Rietkloof and Wolf wind parks, to be located in Western Cape and Eastern Cape, South Africa. 

The contract includes the supply and installation of 64 V150-4.5 MW wind turbines, 12 V163-4.5 MW wind turbines and five V162-6.2 MW Enventus wind turbines. Vestas will service the wind parks through a 15-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) agreement.

Related news: Red Rocket signs three PPA’s for wind projects in South Africa’s controversial REIPPPP Bid Window 5 

Turbine delivery and commissioning are expected by 2024.

Author: Bryan Groenendaal

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