Siemens Gamesa has signed a new contract to install 18 G97-2.0 wind turbines at the Jelovaca wind project in Bosnia Herzegovina.
Siemens Gamesa will install the turbines for independent power producer FL Wind, itself based in Bosnia Herzegovina. Siemens Gamesa will also maintain the turbines for five years. It is the second project for the company in the country and its tenth project in the Western Balkans region. The agreement includes delivery and installation of the turbines at the Jelovaca wind farm, located in the north of Bosnia Herzegovina.
The project will contribute to the country's target for larger share of local renewable energy generation.
Siemens, Gamesa is one of the leading OEMs on the Western Balkans with established local presence. Since the market entry seven years ago, the company has received orders in Croatia, Republic of Macedonia and Bosnia Herzegovina for the supply of 116 wind turbines with cumulative capacity of more than 285 MW.