The contract follows a deal signed a few months ago with the same company for the supply of the first 25 G97-2.0 MW machines to be delivered in China.

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<!–[if !supportLists]–><!–[endif]–>The deal follows a separate contract signed a few months ago in China with the same power company – the world’s No. 3 wind farm developer- to supply 25 Gamesa G97-2.0 MW turbines

Beijing, 16 January 2012. Gamesa, a global technology leader in wind energy, has signed a deal to supply an additional 50 MW of capacity -its G97-2.0 MW wind turbine- to Chinese company Longyuan for a wind farm the power company will build in Ningxia. Gamesa expects these additional 50 MW to be installed in June 2012.

The contract follows a deal signed a few months ago with the same company for the supply of the first 25 G97-2.0 MW machines to be delivered in China.

These contracts coincide with the start-up of manufacturing of this turbine model in China, which will be produced simultaneously in four regions around the world: Europe, USA, China and India.

3,000 turbines installed in China, and a joint development pipeline of 2,900 MW

Gamesa in China operates as a turbine manufacturer and wind farm developer, a competitive advantage it strengthens through joint ventures with the country’s major power companies (at a global and provincial level), thanks to its comprehensive knowledge of the wind energy industry.

Gamesa has operated in China since 2000, installing close to 3,000 turbines at more than 60 sites across the country.

The company currently has six manufacturing plants in Tianjin and Jilin provinces and employs 1,200 people in China.

As a wind farm developer, the company’s joint project portfolio in China now totals more than 2,900 MW.

By September 2011, China accounted for 21% of the company’s total sales.


About Gamesa (www.gamesacorp.com)

More than 15 years’ experience and over 23,000 MW installed in some 30 countries, strengthen Gamesa as a global technology leader in the wind turbine business. Its comprehensive response includes the design, construction and installation of wind turbines, as well as the operation and maintenance services’ management on 15,000 MW.

Gamesa has some thirty factories in Europe, the US, China, India and Brazil and a global headcount of 8,000.

The company is also a global benchmark in the development, construction and sale of wind farms. Gamesa has already installed near 4,300 MW and currently boasts a pipeline of 24,500 MW at varying stages of development in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

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