in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

Vestas says it has received a 67 MW order from Umoya Energy for a wind project in South Africa.

The 37 Vestas V100-1.8 MW wind turbines will be installed in the province of Hopefield. The turbine delivery is planned for the second quarter of 2013, and the wind farm is expected to be commissioned by February 2014.

The contract includes the supply, installation and commissioning of 37 V100-1.8 MW wind turbines; a VestasOnline Business SCADA solution; full-scope civil and electrical works; and a 15-year service agreement.

Umoya Energy is a project company with participation of the African Infrastructure Investment Fund Trust, the Kagiso Infrastructure Empowerment Fund Trust, the Infrastructural, Developmental and Environmental Assets Managed Fund, Tomlo Commodities Pty. Ltd. and the Hopefield Wind Farm Local Community Co.



Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

The Song Remains The Same: Ontario Seeks More Science Before Lifting Offshore Ban

The Ontario government says the nearly four-year-old offshore wind moratorium will remain in place until the province fully understands the technology’s impact on the environment.


Why States Should Adopt A Renewable Portfolio Standard

A new study analyzes the potential benefits of state renewable energy mandates, as well as recommends what such policies should include.


Sen. Reid Vows To Bring Wind PTC To A Vote By Year's End

Nevada's senior senator provides some encouragement to wind industry advocates during his annual Clean Energy Summit.


Steadily, Wind Turbine OEMs Resume R&D Investment

An increased commitment to research and development will likely lead to wind energy innovation - not to mention a likely increase in patent-protected technology.


Quebec Government Postpones Wind Power RFP; No New Date Scheduled

The request for proposals (RFP) is part of an overall 800 MW wind power tranche that will serve as a bridge to the next phase in the province's energy future.

Canwea_id1984
Renewable NRG_id1934
UnitedEquip_id1995
Future Energy_id2008