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The Nordex Group achieved an order intake of 7.95GW in fiscal year 2021 (2020: 6.02 GW). Orders included a total of 1,636 wind turbines (2020: 1,331 wind turbines). The fourth quarter accounted for 678 wind turbines (Q4 2020: 491) with a total capacity of 3.3 GW (Q4 2020: 2.3 GW).
Orders in the final quarter of 2021 (in MW) were distributed as follows: 52 percent in Europe, 21 percent in the USA, and 27 percent in Latin America. The Delta4000 series accounted for 88 percent of orders in the fourth quarter (Q4 2020: 81 percent). The share of Delta4000 wind turbines amounted to 83 percent for the full year (2020: 81 percent).
Provided the macro environment evolves as encouraging as expected, we continue to see good prospects for our products, which stand for carbon-free electricity production,” said José Luis Blanco, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nordex Group.
The Nordex Group received orders from 16 European countries in 2021. Overall, Europe accounted for 58 percent of total order intake.
The Group has installed more than 37 GW of wind energy capacity in over 40 markets and in 2020 generated revenues of EUR 4.6 billion. The joint manufacturing capacity includes factories in Germany, Spain, Brazil, the United States, India and Mexico.
The product portfolio is focused on onshore turbines in the 4 to 6.X MW class, which are tailor-made for the market requirements of countries with limited space and regions with limited grid capacity.