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MHI Vestas Offshore Wind receives 406 MW order in Denmark

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Vattenfall has placed an order for 49 V164-8.0 MW turbines for the 406 MW Horns Rev 3 project off the west coast of Denmark, which when completed, will provide clean energy for 400,000 houses.

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MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has received an order from Vattenfall to supply turbines and services for the 406 MW Horns Rev 3 wind power plant off the west coast of Denmark.

The order for 49 V164-8.0 MW turbines includes a five year full scope service contract to optimise power production. The V164-8.0 MW turbines – rated with a capacity of 8 MW – have been optimised for the Horns Rev 3 project, utilising a power mode to be able to deliver a maximum output of 8.3 MW.

The 406 MW Horns Rev 3 project will generate enough clean electricity to power over 400,000 Danish houses, contributing to Denmark’s and the EU’s goals to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 2020.


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