Vestas wins order for Yokohama-machi Wind Power Plant

Vestas V155-3.3 MW wind turbine

Vestas has won a 43 MW order for the Yokohama-machi Wind Power Plant in Aomori prefecture, Japan. The project is owned by Japan Wind Development.

The wind energy project will feature nine Vestas V117-3.45 MW and three Vestas V105-3.45 MW turbines with 94-meter towers. All turbines are delivered in 3.6 MW operating mode.

The order includes a multi-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement, providing an energy-based availability guarantee to ensure optimised performance and long-term business case certainty for the customer.

Purvin Patel, Vestas Asia Pacific President, said: “We remain committed to contributing to Japan’s carbon neutrality goal, by continuous collaboration with customers like Japan Wind Development and also providing them with competitive solutions.”

Vestas will start the delivery of turbines in the first quarter of 2022, with commissioning scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2022.