Vestas turbines to power 164-MW Ukrainian wind farm

13/06/2019 09:01 Wind


Denmark's Vestas Wind Systems A/S on Wednesday announced a contract to deliver and install turbines for a 164-MW wind project in southern Ukraine.

The order came from long-term customer Vindkraft Group and will see Vestas supply, install and commission 39 units of its V150-4.2 MW turbines. The machines will be installed at the Myrnenska wind project in Ukraine’s Kherson region.


Vestas expects shipments of the turbines to begin in the third quarter of this year.


The contract also includes a 20-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM5000) service agreement and the delivery of the Vestas Online Business SCADA solution.


Daily (14.06.2019): Oil prices hiked by 2.2% on Thursday, due to conflict in the Gulf of Oman

14/06/2019 09:34:00

Crude oil prices rose on Thursday, after two oil tankers were attacked in the Gulf of Oman stoking fears of a new conflict between Iran and the United States, the latter blaming Tehran for the incident. As a result, Brent crude increased by 2.2% to $61.31 a barrel, while WTI futures closed 2.2% higher at $52.28 a barrel.


France awards 516 MW of onshore wind in latest tender round

14/06/2019 09:07:00

The French government has selected 516 MW of winning projects in its third onshore wind tender, it announced on Wednesday.


Pair of Qatari LNG cargoes heading for Zeebrugge

14/06/2019 09:04:00

The Fluxys-operated Zeebrugge liquefied natural gas terminal in Belgium booked a pair of cargoes of LNG from Qatar.