Launching Vestas’ first offshore floating platform

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Launching Vestas’ first offshore floating platform

Designed for offshore sites in waters deeper than 35 meters, the WindFloat is the world’s first floating platform facing the Atlantic. Carrying the well tested V80-2.0 MW turbine, the WindFloat is developed in collaboration with Key Account EDP and American offshore rig experts Principle Power.

Products & Services See all

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The new V126-3.0 MW turbine has a rotor diameter of 126 metres to target low wind conditions (i.e. wind class IEC III) and features a structural shell blade design. The well-known blade design...
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Introducing the optimized 3 MW platform. The V105 3.3 MW, V112 3.3 MW, V117 3.3 MW and V126 3.3 MW with rotor diameters ranching from 105 to 126 meters covers low, medium and high wind with...
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The Obstacle Collision Avoidance System – or OCAS – is an innovative solution that only activates the lights when an aircraft is operating in the immediate vicinity of a wind power plant. This...
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Designed for low and medium wind speed sites, the V112-3.0 MW turbine delivers a highly competitive cost of energy.
    

Vestas capabilities See all

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Watch three Vestas turbines roll through Copenhagen. It was not an easy task to transport them through the city, but all components reached Copenhagen Harbor in the late evening without any problems.
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A case study of lost production factor, illustrating the predictability and business case certainty provided by the 2 MW platform.
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Vestas Load and Power Modes is designed to increase the flexibility of individual turbines, exploit optimum power curves of each turbine within your site, maximise energy production and protect...
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Vestas siting services can help you evaluate potential wind sites and optimize the layouts of your wind power plants.
    

Corporate videos See all

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Interview with Anders Runevad, the new CEO of Vestas
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Vestas' new global headquarter will be 23,000 m2. It will be the first Scandinavian building which can be LEED certified in the best category -- Platinum. Only around 150 commercial buildings in...
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The dramatic story of Vestas. The series begins in 1898 and ends in March 2006 when Ditlev Engel is about to present his first annual report as CEO of Vestas.
Produced by TV/Midt-Vest in 2006.
 

Event's & Initiatives See all

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Watch an interview with Morten Albæk, Vestas who elaborates on why he believes Wind for Prosperity will succeed long-term.
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Case studies See all

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Last week we commissioned first V100-1.8MW turbines in Hopefield, which is our largest project ever in South Africa. It was also the first EPC project for our South African team, meaning that...
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Beautiful documentary about Vestas' 420 MW Macarthur wind farm takes you on a 20 minute journey of our iconic project as it unfolded.
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Watch a 5 minutes video about Australia’s 420 MW Macarthur project, which is the largest wind farm in the Southern Hemisphere.
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Vestas' first full scale produced V112-3.0 MW turbines have been loaded on to a ship, set for the long journey to the 420 MW Macarthur project in Australia.
    

Wind Commitments See all

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Bringing transparency to the usage of renewable energy among the world's largest corporations.
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WindMade™ is the first global consumer label identifying products and corporations made with wind energy.
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Vestas is talking to carbon conscious corporations about the benefits of investing directly in wind energy. More info on
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"Consumers and corporations will create and alliance", says Morten Albæk, Group Senior Vice Presidet, Group Marketing and Customer Insight.
Launch of global Corporate Renewable Energy Index...
    

Working for Vestas See all

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How is working life and corporate culture when you’re an engineering professional? Experienced Vestas engineers give their view on daily challenges, responsibility, making a difference and being...
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Vestas has more than 20,000 employees all over the globe. Learn what it is like to work with an innovative, global company that is working towards a greener future with wind power.
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Engineers at Vestas design, create, test and install wind turbines that tower more than 90 metres from the ground and in the sea to bring clean, renewable energy to more than 65 countries. Care to...
 

B-roll footage See all

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B-roll showing the Vestas global headquarters, Aarhus, Denmark. Exterior only. Download "original" to get the Full HD version.
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A short video on water consumption (without countries), as part of "The power of transparency" CREX launch.
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A short video on electricity usage data, as part of "The power of transparency" CREX launch.
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A short video on comparison of countries and energy consumption, as part of "The power of transparency" CREX launch.
    

Expertise - World of Wind See all

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Project siting is critical to optimising production. Site Assessment models evaluate the likely performance in both stable and unstable wind flows.
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In addition to validating the product design, verification testing is about examining the degree of compliance with customer expectations.
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In the Vestas Test Centre, real life conditions are replicated to subject designs to harsh tests.
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The best approach is bottom-up testing from component level to systems, prototypes and complete modules.
    

Partnering - World of Wind See all

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As with any industry, wind energy investors need the confidence that comes from a robust business case. That is why we have developed cutting-edge technology to mitigate the unpredictable nature of...
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Committed to integrity and transparency in all actions and communications, Vestas has its own Code of Conduct.
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Vestas designs turbines to reduce their negative impact on the environment as much as possible.
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Safety is of utmost importance for Vestas. All hazards can be managed, and all risk can be mitigated.