Siemens Gamesa expands SG 4.5-145 footprint in the region, having sold close to1.4GW of this turbine model in the U.S., Canada and MexicoSiemens Gamesa has been selected by MidAmerican Energy Company for the Southern Hills Expansionwind power project, which will feature 21 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines, operating at 4.8 MW,and will be located in Iowa. This project also features the company’spremier service and maintenance agreementfor three and a half years.
This turbine model, a benchmark solution for sites with medium winds,has been designedto offer a flexible rating ranging from 4.2to 4.8MW, increasing its adaptability to be configured for optimal performance in each individual project, achieving maximum returns.“We are once again proud to have been awarded a project by MidAmerican Energy Company, strengthening ourlong-standing relationship with them,” stated José Antonio Miranda, CEO of Onshore Americas at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy. “We have had great success with the SG 4.5-145 wind turbine, with over 1.4GW sold in the U.S.,Canada and Mexico,and are excited to continue growing that number.” Siemens Gamesa has installed over 10,000 wind turbines in the U.S. totalling about 20 GW of installed capacity.
In Iowa, Siemens Gamesa has installed nearly 1,400 wind turbines for a total of almost 3.5 GW. Of that, 1,164 unitsfor a total capacity of nearly 3 GW arewith MidAmerican Energy Company, highlighting the strong collaboration of both companies.About Siemens Gamesa Renewable EnergySiemens Gamesa is a global leader in the wind power industry, with a strong presence in offshore, onshore and services.
Through its advanced digital capabilities, the company offers one of the broadest product portfolios in the industry as well as industry-leading service solutions, helping to make clean energy more affordable and reliable. With over 95GW installed worldwide, Siemens Gamesa manufactures, installs and maintains wind turbines, both onshore and offshore. Its backlog stands at €25.1billion. The company is headquartered in Spain and listed on the Spanish stock exchange (included in the Ibex-35 index).