Siemens receives major order for wind farm in Oklahoma, USA - First supply of new direct drive machines for the American market
Erlangen, Germany, 2010-Aug-10
Siemens Energy has secured an order for the supply of 98 wind turbines for the Crossroads wind power plant in Oklahoma, USA. The owner of the project is OG&E (Oklahoma Gas & Electric). Siemens will supply 95 units of the SWT-2.3-101 to the Crossroads project. Furthermore, the contract includes three units of the new SWT-3.0-101, Siemens' new gearless direct drive wind turbine. The SWT-3.0-101 was launched for sale in America just a few months ago.