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UKA Group places 197MW Nordex order in Germany

RICHARD HEAP

January 10, 2024

German developer UKA Group has ordered 36 Nordex turbines totalling 197MW for seven wind projects across Germany.

The projects are located in the country’s Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, North Rhine-Westphalia, Saxony-Anhalt and Schleswig-Holstein regions; and the deal is part of a 1GW onshore wind partnership agreement totalling 1GW between the companies.

Gernot Gauglitz, managing partner of UKA, said wind developers in Germany needed policymakers to accelerate the permitting of projects: “This deal shows that the industry is in the starting blocks – now it is the turn of the authorities to significantly speed up the approval procedures for wind farms.”

Felipe Villalon Waldburg-Zeil, director sales region central at Nordex, said: “We are very pleased with these orders from UKA, as well as the opportunity to further expand our cooperation through reliable, stable and predictable growth”

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