Alstom grabs Poland wind energy project

Alstom has signed a wind turbine supply deal with PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A, worth €80 million.

Alstom will supply 30 ECO110 wind turbines for the Lotnisko 90MW wind farm based in Kopaniewo. Lotnisko is scheduled for commissioning by the end of 2015, capable of 90MW capacity.

The contract covers areas like project management, supply, erection and commissioning of 30 Alstom ECO110 3 MW wind turbines equipped with a 110 m diameter rotor and a SCADA remote control system. Alstom will also provide turbines operation and maintenance for two years.

Krzysztof Muller, investments department director, PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A, said, “This contract for 30 wind turbines delivery opens scope for the co-operation between the companies. Alstom having a proven record in the conventional energy sector combined with the ECO110 turbines technology will execute the contract and ensure debut on the Polish wind market.”