16 turbines ordered for Mynydd y Gwair

11.01.2017
Senvion is about to deliver 57 of its MM92 turbines to Innogy Renewables UK. (Photo: Senvion)
Senvion is about to deliver 57 of its MM92 turbines to Innogy Renewables UK. (Photo: Senvion)

Senvion and Innogy Renewables UK have signed a contract for the delivery of 16 Senvion MM92 turbines for the wind farm Mynydd y Gwair in South Wales. The 32.8-MW-Park is expected to be completed in October 2018.

The Mynydd y Gwair wind farm is located 15 km north of Swansea. Once operational, the project will have an installed capacity of 32.8 MW. Turbine components will start to be delivered to site in April 2018 and installation and commissioning is due to be completed in October 2018.

This is the eleventh contract to be signed between Senvion and the Innogy Renewables UK Ltd. In 2016 the two companies already have agreed on contracts concerning the wind farms Brechfa Forest West and Bad á Cheò. All together Senvion is about to deliver 57 MM92 turbines for projects of Innogy Renewables UK. In addition to the delivery order Senvion also concluded five year maintenance contracts for all three projects with the Swindon based company.

Philipp H. Kronsbein / Senvion

Similar Entries

Innogy Renewables UK Ltd. is pleased to announce that all 28 turbines at Brechfa Forest West Wind Farm are now operational and exporting renewable energy to the National Grid. With an installed capacity of 57.4MW, Brechfa Forest West can generate enough renewable energy to meet the equivalent energy needs of approximately 38,800 average UK homes; that is almost half of all the households in Carmarthenshire.

Luxembourg special fund FP Lux Investments is further expanding its wind power portfolio. With the purchase of the Ratiperä wind farm in southwestern Finland, the portfolio of the Wind Infrastructure I sub-fund has grown to 19 wind farms with 94 turbines and an installed capacity of 269 MW. Of this, a volume of 194 MW was acquired in Germany, 31 MW in France and 44 MW in Finland. The deal was advised by the internationally active M&A advisors and asset manager re:cap global investors ag, which manages the entire evaluation and acquisition process of the special fund.

Year 2018 was another consecutive year of dynamic development of photovoltaics in Poland – particularly in the field of micro-plants, whose number exceeded 27k, with total power of more than 160 MWp. This is an impressive result. Information gathered by Stowarzyszenie Branży Fotowoltaicznej Polska PV (SBF Polska PV, PV Poland Society for Photovoltaics), in cooperation with the Globenergia editors, shows the dynamics of photovoltaic industry development in all fields.

The new event The smarter E Europe, the innovation hub for empowering new energy solutions, has opened along with the four parallel energy exhibitions Intersolar Europe, ees Europe, Power2Drive Europe and EM-Power. This marks the beginning of a new era for around 1,200 exhibitors and an expected 50,000 visitors in eight halls totaling 86,000 sqm. The smarter E Europe is a reaction to the increasing interconnection of the generation, storage, intelligent distribution and use of renewable energies. The focus of this new event is on the key issues of sector coupling, digitalization and decentralization. Manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers and partners of the energy industry will be at Messe München until June 22, 2018.