Escondido, CA.—June 2, 2008—enXco - an EDF Energies Nouvelles Company has announced its second agreement in recent months with GE Energy to purchase turbines for new wind projects. Under the agreement, enXco will purchase 200 turbines representing 300 MW from GE Wind. The 1.5 MW turbines are scheduled for delivery in 2010 validating enXco's strong foundation and growth in wind energy development. In December, enXco announced a similar agreement to purchase 300 MW from GE for delivery in 2009.
"This additional commitment to GE turbines is the continuation of our long-term relationship and demonstrates our confidence in the leading US turbine manufacturer. It comes at a very favorable time for enXco as several of our 2008 and 2009 projects have successfully met critical milestones. Our project pipeline is substantial and requires additional turbines to meet our needs." stated Tristan Grimbert, President and Chief Operating Officer for enXco.
enXco, Inc. (www.enxco.com) an EDF-EN Company (www.edf-energies.nouvelles.com) develops, constructs, operates and manages renewable energy projects throughout the United States. For more than two decades, we have been a leader in wind-energy focusing on large-scale wind projects. Today enXco's portfolio includes solar and biomass technologies, in an effort to help drive our nation's transition to a sustainable energy economy. enXco is a significant owner and developer of wind-energy installations in the United States, and is the largest third-party operations & maintenance provider for wind farms in North America.