Siemens has won an extension of a contract to provide service and maintenance at the 161 MW Wildorado Wind Ranch near Amarillo, Texas in the US.
Under a new agreement, Siemens will continue providing service and maintenance on the 70 SWT-2.3-93 wind turbines operating at the ranch.
The extension will help the project perform at optimal levels of efficiency and availability for years to come. Located on approximately 16,000 acres, wind farm has the capacity to meet the electricity demand of more than 50,000 households.
The service agreement with Edison Mission Energy adds to the existing five-year agreement a limited warranty and availability guarantee, in addition to specified service and maintenance for five years, marking a total of 10 years at the site for Siemens' wind service operations.
Completed in 2007, the Wildorado Wind Ranch is the largest wind energy facility in the Texas Panhandle region.