each consisting of 25 units of the V80-2.0 MW wind turbine for the Danianzi I and the Bolike II windfarm projects in China. Both projects are located 150 km northeast of Chifeng in Inner Mongolia in the northern part of China.
The contracts include supply of the turbines including towers, the VestasOnline Business SCADA solution and a two-year maintenance and service agreement.
The orders have been placed by Datang (Chifeng) Renewable Power Co Ltd, a subsidiary of China Datang Corp. China Datang is one of the country’s leading wind power developers.
“The Chifeng area in Inner Mongolia has some of the richest wind resources in China, and Vestas has a long experience dealing with the local conditions in the area,” said Thorbjørn N Rasmussen, President of Vestas Asia Pacific A/S.
“Datang is one of the leading wind power operators in China and a long-term customer of Vestas. We are happy and very proud that Datang once again chooses Vestas as supplier for their projects and the orders underline our good cooperation with Datang.”
Delivery of the turbines is scheduled to begin by end-2008 with completion expected during the first half of 2009.