Siemens (NYSE: SI) signed 15-year contract extensions with RES Americas for service and maintenance at two wind projects in Texas, the first 15-year service contract Siemens ever signed in North America, according to the company.
Siemens will provide service on the 26 SWT-2.3-93 wind turbines at the Whirlwind Energy Center, and on 72 SWT-2.3-93 turbines at the Hackberry Wind Farm.
The plants have a combined generating capacity of 226 MW. Siemens currently has a five-year agreement with RES Americas for both sites.
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