Coal, Gas, Wind

Vestas receives large US wind turbine order

2 June 2003 – Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems A/S, has via its 100 per cent owned American subsidiary, Vestas – American Wind Technology, Inc., received an order to supply V80-1.8 MW wind turbines in the United States of America.

The order has a value to Vestas of approx. €100m ($117m) and will be delivered during the second half of 2003.

“We have now secured the largest part of our turnover to the USA in 2003 and expect to announce additional details about the project in the near future”, says Svend Sigaard, Managing Director of Vestas Wind Systems A/S.