EDPR takes Vestas upgrade
First order for Danish company’s PowerPlus products
Vestas is to provide wind turbine upgrades for EDP Renewables's US fleet.
The deal is the first order for the Danish company’s so-called Vestas PowerPlus solutions, which consists of a range of technology upgrades launched to the market in May.
Vestas president of sales and service division in the United States and Canada Chris Brown said: “Signing our first order for Vestas PowerPlus solutions so quickly after the official launch demonstrates that there is strong customer demand for this product.
“Since the launch we have seen considerable interest from the market.The US market is driven by annual energy production and price, and we expect sales of Vestas PowerPlus to be strong.”
EDP Renewables North America executive vice president of operations Brian Hayes said: “We always seek to have our fleet running at peak performance with maximum efficiency and Vestas has been fantastic in delivering the technology that allows us to do just that.”