VindIn AB buys wind turbines from Vestas for wind farm in Skutskär.
VindIn AB, which is owned by a number of energy-intensive companies in Sweden, has signed an agreement with Vestas on the delivery and construction of five Vestas V90-2.0 MW wind turbines with 105 m.
tower height to be placed in Skutskär.
- The land in which the power stations are located is owned by Stora Enso, one of the owner companies in VindIn, and the electricity to be produced will be fed directly to Stora Enso's pulp mill in a cost-effective manner, says Mats Gustavsson, Chairman of VindIn AB and CEO of BasEl AB.
- We are proud and happy that VindIn chose Vestas as their supplier for their very first wind power project. This is the beginning of a long-term cooperation and we of course see very positive things about VindIns future development plans. The project in Skutskär is well in line with Vesta's own plans for the Swedish market and we are grateful for the confidence that VindIn and the basic industry have shown us, ”says Klaus Steen Mortensen, CEO Vestas Northern Europe AB.
Delivery of the works will take place during the coming autumn in order to be fully operational during October. The project is the first in a series of planned wind power projects run by VindIn. Expected production in Skutskär is about 30 GWh / year.
The project is funded by the Norwegian bank DnB NOR, in addition to the owners of VindIns.
- VindIn is also working on the development of other projects with the aim of establishing a total of 1 TWh wind power production per year for use in the Swedish basic industry, says Mats Gustavsson.
VindIn AB Phone 08-625 68
c / o Heidelberg Cement Sweden AB Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
100 74 Stockholm
For further information contact:
Mats Gustavsson, Chairman of the Board of VindIn AB and CEO of BasEl AB, tel. 08-610 15, or Anders Lyberg, CEO VindIn AB count 15- 08 625.
VindIn AB is jointly owned by ten energy-intensive companies in Sweden. The company's business concept is to identify suitable sites and develop, build and operate wind turbines in Scandinavia, with the purpose of supplying electricity to the owner companies. The ambition is to start projects within five years that a normal year can produce a terawatt hour (TWh) wind power. All owner companies are also part owners of BasEl AB. Read more at www.vindin.se and www.basel.se