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Raahe, Finland, 2015/06/30 - Finnish wind energy production company Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy has placed an order with Vestas for its Nik-karinkaarto wind power project in Raahe, Finland - Hyotytuuli.fi / Vestas.com.
The delivery consists of 10 V126-3.3 MW wind turbines with a hub height of 137 meters. The order includes installation and commissioning as well as an Active Output Management (AOM) 4000 service agreement. Delivery is expected first half of 2016, and the project is expected to be completed second half of 2016.
“This order further confirms the competitiveness of the Vestas 3 MW platform in the Finnish market. We look forward to working together with Suomen Hyötytuuli to bring this project online in this increasingly important market”, says Klaus Steen Mortensen, President, Vestas Northern Europe.
About Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy
Suomen Hyötytuuli Oy (hyotytuuli.fi), established in 1998 and owned by eight major city energy companies, is a leading Finnish wind energy production company with two wind farms in operation and 10 wind farm projects under development in Finland.
Every single day, Vestas (vestas.com) wind turbines deliver clean energy that supports the global fight against climate change. Wind power from Vestas’ more than 54,200 wind turbines currently reduces carbon emissions by over 60 million tons of carbon dioxide every year, while at the same time building energy security and inde-pendence. Vestas has delivered wind energy in 73 countries, providing jobs for around 18,200 passionate people at our service and project sites, research facilities, factories and offices all over the world. With 52 percent more megawatts installed than anyone else in the industry and close to 68 GW of cumulative in-stalled capacity worldwide, Vestas is the world leader in wind energy.