Senvion with 42-MW-Order from Serbia
Hamburg, Germany - Senvion has closed the financial contract for the Alibunar wind farm in Serbia with Elicio NV, for the delivery, installation and commissioning of 21 Senvion MM100 turbines.
Jürgen Geissinger, CEO at Senvion, says: "We are happy to be building our first projects in Serbia, this, and early next year. Our activities in Serbia mark a milestone which reflects our successful strategy to enter in new markets. With a strong hub in Milan, Italy, Senvion is well positioned to serve the whole Southern European market very efficiently and the opening of a Senvion local branch in Serbia, we have the right team in place to be a strong partner for our customers in the Balkan region."
The Alibunar wind farm will be located in the village by the same name, 60 kilometers north of Belgrade. The 21 turbines with a hub height of 100 meters and rated output of two megawatts (MW) each will together produce enough energy to power around 27,600 households on average per year. Carlo Schiapparelli, Managing Director Europe South-East at Senvion, adds: "The financial closing of the project is a benchmark for Senvion in Serbia. We thank Eolico NV for their continuous confidence in our services and products in different markets and are looking forward to this next positive cooperation."
Source: IWR Online, Jun 06 2017