SSER orders Siemens turbines for Scottish wind farm

Electrical engineering company Siemens has received an order from energy provider SSE Renewables (SSER) for the supply of 68 wind turbines with a capacity of 2.3MW each, to be installed at the Griffin wind-power farm in the Scottish Highlands.

The scope of supply includes the delivery, installation and commissioning of 68 of Siemens 2.3MW turbines, of which 61 will have a 101m rotor and seven will have a 93m rotor.

Siemens will also provide services for turbine operation and maintenance for an initial period of five years.