Invenergy Secures 800MW of Wind Turbines for 2009 North American and European Projects
Invenergy Wind LLC is pleased to announce that
it has contracted with General Electric Company ("GE") to purchase an
additional 800 MW of wind turbines for use in its North American and European
projects slated for 2009 construction. Along with Invenergy's previous
purchases from GE of 600 MW for 2007 and 700 MW for 2008, these purchases
total 2,100 MW of turbines for Invenergy's 2007, 2008 and 2009 build program
in the U.S., Canada and Europe.
currently has 13 wind energy facilities representing more
than 1,200 megawatts of projects in operation or under construction in North
America and Europe. This portfolio of clean, renewable energy projects is
expected to generate more than 3.6 billion kilowatt hours of electricity
annually, enough to power almost 400,000 homes.
Mark Bell, Director of Invenergy Wind Canada
, commented that "our rapid
build rate in the past few years has propelled Invenergy to its current
position as one of the world's largest privately owned wind energy generation
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