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Siemens providing turbines for Cedar Point II Project


October 29, 2014
By Anthony Capkun


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October 29, 2014 – Siemens Canada Ltd. is providing delivery and installation of 46 SWT-2.3-113 direct-drive wind turbines to the Cedar Point II Project in Sarnia, Ont. The 100MW agreement also includes a two-year service and maintenance agreement.

All 138 55-m blades will be manufactured at the Siemens wind turbine blade facility in Tillsonburg, Ont., and all steel towers will be manufactured in the province.

“As a leading supplier of wind power solutions in Ontario, we are excited to bring our direct-drive technology to the Cedar Point II Wind Project and to continue to provide Canadians with clean, sustainable and reliable energy,” said Jacob Andersen, head of Wind Power Renewables, Siemens Canada Ltd.