Vestas has received a 151 MW order from Pattern Energy Group to power the Lanfine Wind farm in Alberta. The order consists of 35 V150-4.2 MW turbines, delivered in 4.3 MW operating mode.
Laura Beane, president of Vestas North America, commented: “By utilising the proven V150 technology, this project will help contribute to Canada’s target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 40 to 45 % by 2030.”
“By utilising the Vestas V150 we are able to reduce the footprint of … [this] … wind project while maintaining its output,” said Mike Garland, CEO of Pattern Energy. “The addition of Lanfine Wind will further expand our Canadian presence, which is growing to a total of ten wind power facilities across five provinces.”
The order includes supply and commissioning of the turbines, as well as a multi-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreement, designed to ensure optimised performance of the asset. Turbine delivery begins in the second quarter of 2022 with commissioning scheduled for fourth quarter of 2022.
Vestas has also secured a 297 MW order for an undisclosed wind project also in Canada. The order consists of a mix of 45 V150-4.5 MW turbines and 22 V150-4.2 MW turbines delivered in 4.3 MW operating mode.
The order includes supply, transport, and commissioning of the turbines, as well as a 25-year AOM 5000 service agreement. Turbine delivery will begin in the third quarter of 2022 with commissioning scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2023.