Vestas books Texas date
Fund managed by CIP orders 43 V126 3.45MW turbines for Bearkat 1 project
Vestas is to supply turbines totalling 148MW to a fund managed by Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) for the Bearkat 1 wind farm in Texas.
The firm and unconditional order is for 43 V126 3.45MW machines.
Delivery is expected to start in the third quarter of this year, with commissioning planned for the end of 2017.
The order also includes supply and commissioning of the turbines, as well as a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 service agreement.
Bearkat 1 will have a total capacity of 196.7MW made up of 57 V126 3.45MW turbines, Vestas said.
CIP senior partner Christian Skakkebæk said: “It is a great pleasure for CIP to have Vestas on our side for our investment in Bearkat I.”