Siemens to supply wind turbines for onshore wind power plant in JapanStaff writer ▼ | June 9, 2016
Siemens has received its first order from J-Wind Setana to supply, install and commission 16 direct-drive wind turbines with a capacity of 3.2 megawatts (MW) each.
Green energy Since 1999 Siemens has installed a total of 200 MW in Japan
After commissioning in 2018, Siemens will also be responsible for the service and maintenance of the wind turbines within the framework of a long-term service contract.
Since 1999 Siemens has installed a total of 200 MW in Japan, receiving its first orders for direct drive wind turbines in 2013 for the Eurus Akita Port wind farm. The company also supplied the Eurus Yurikogen wind power plant with 17 direct-drive wind turbines.
In April 2016, Siemens announced another order over 13 direct-drive wind turbines for the Higashi Yurihara wind power plant. ■