Vestas sells 656-MW wind portfolio to Italian producer

Vestas recently sold a 656-MW wind portfolio to Italian renewable energy producer PLT Energia, one of Vestas’ most long-lasting customers.

Vestas has sold a 656 MW wind portfolio to Italy’s PLT Energia. (Courtesy: Vestas)

“It is a source of pride for us to have concluded this deal with Vestas, a leading global operator with whom we have been collaborating for years, with great satisfaction, in the realization of wind-power plants,” said Pierluigi Tortora, chairman of PLT Holding.

“With this strategic transaction, PLT Energia continues its growth plans in Italy, Europe, and the United States with an under construction and advanced development pipeline of more than 3 GW,” said CEO PLT Energia, Stefano Marulli.

Vestas Development holds about 30 GW of wind capacity in its pipeline and has already obtained more than 6.5 GW of firm projects from development activities.

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