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PLT engineering S.r.l. has placed a 39-MW order for Borgia’s wind park. It will be located in Calabria, Italy. The order covers the supply and installation seven V136-4.2MW wind turbines and two V117-4.2 MW wind turbines. All of them are delivered in 4.3MW Power Optimized Mode. For the maintenance of the windpark, the contract includes a 20 year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000), service agreement.
“PLT Energia works towards sustainable energy development. Vestas is our reliable partner. We can implement our projects using cutting-edge technology, high-quality products, and in accordance with our common goal, to provide energy for Italy in harmony with the natural environment:, says Stefano Marulli, CEO of PLT energia.
“PLT Engineering is a proud partner in this special wind park. This merchant project demonstrates the versatility of our 4-MW platform and its ability to deliver a highly competitive business case. It is one of Italy’s most important merchant wind projects and a significant step towards decarbonizing the electricity grid,” says Francesco Amati (Vestas General Manager for Italy & Turkey).
Delivery and commissioning of turbines are scheduled for the first half 2023.
This project will add to the more than 5.4 GW of wind turbines that Vestas has installed or are currently under construction in Italy.
Vestas is the global partner for sustainable energy solutions in the energy sector. They manufacture, install, service, and design offshore and onshore wind turbines around the world. With more than 154 gigawatts of turbines in 87 countries. Vestas has more wind power than anyone else.