Vestas wins 443 MW landmark deal in the UK that will be Vestas’ largest single wind park in Europe to date


ENERGIA LIMPIA XXI. SSE Renewables, a leader in renewable energy in the UK and Ireland, has placed a 443 MW order for the Viking wind project on the Shetland Islands in the Northern Atlantic. With this landmark deal, Vestas reinforces its presence in the UK onshore wind market, where we have installed more than 2,000 wind turbines with a total capacity of more than 4 GW. The Viking wind project will be Vestas’ largest stand-alone wind park order in Europe to date.

The project marks a significant step forward for onshore wind in the UK at a time when renewable energy is setting new records providing almost 40 percent of the UK’s electricity. It shows that onshore wind is one of the most cost-competitive energy sources in the UK today and it underlines its ability to play a key role in the UK government’s ambition to bring all greenhouse gas…

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