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Vestas Develops Replacement for Damaged Offshore Wind Turbines

September 26, 2007

Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems (VWS.F) AS is developing a new offshore wind turbine model following recent gear box problems at several of its currently operating turbines, Swedish magazine Ny Teknik said. At the same time, Vestas and Swedish subcontractor SKF AB are trying to determine the causes of the damage to gear boxes, which recently induced the Danish group to stop sales of the V90 3 MW windmill for offshore installations. [Source: Thomson Financial]


 
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