Vestas received an order to supply the latest 48MW wind farm in Greece.
The project will include 24, V100-2.0 MW wind turbines to be located in the region of Aitoloakarnania in western Greece, and expected to be delivered by the end of the year.
The order was placed by Protergia S.A., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mytilineos Holdings S.A. which includes a 10-year Active Output Management 4000 (AOM4000) service agreement.
According to the press release, ‘Vestas pioneered the Greek wind market in 1986 and has since then installed around 1.3 GW of wind turbines in Greece.’
CEO of Protergia, Dinos Benroubi said, “We are very happy to work once again, together with Vestas, on a large wind park in Greece. Petalas is the sixth consecutive cooperation between our companies, totalling 130 MW. Our continued cooperation clearly proves the trust we put in Vestas, as one of the main strategic partners of Protergia”.
President of Vestas Mediterranean, Marco Graziano said, “Protergia S.A. is a key customer and we are pleased to partner with them once again and reinforce our market-leading position in the country. Greece is increasingly betting on wind and with the efficient and reliable energy our solutions provide, Vestas is taking a key role in the country’s transition to a sustainable energy mix”.