Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has signed two orders in the U.S. for the supply of 95 of its G132-3.465 MW wind turbines totaling 330 MW. Once both wind farms are completed, they can potentially produce enough energy to power over 100,000 average U.S. homes.
As previously reported, Siemens Gamesa will supply 47 G132-3.465 MW wind turbines for the Midway Wind project, located in San Patricio County, Texas.
The second project with an undisclosed customer will feature 48 G132-3.465 MW wind turbines and is scheduled for commissioning in 2019. This project represents the first U.S. order for this specific turbine.
The G132-3.465 MW wind turbine features an output of 3.465 MW and a rotor diameter of 132 meters, making it an efficient and cost-effective solutions for medium wind sites.
“We are pleased to have been selected for these orders here in the U.S. The G132-3.465 MW wind turbines are a perfectly suited to address the diversity of the wind conditions in the U.S. market,” said José Antonio Miranda, Onshore Americas CEO, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.