New wind farm to use largest turbines in Canada
Oakville, Ontario: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced April 26 that it had signed a contract to supply and commission 43 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines, with flexible ratings up to 4.8 MW, for a wind project in Canada with an undisclosed customer. The order is for a nominal capacity of 194 MW.
Siemens says The SG 4.5-145 will be the most powerful turbine with the largest rotor size to date in Canada. The 71-meter blade integrates aerodynamics and noise reduction features to guarantee a high production of energy and reduced noise emission levels.