GE Wind Turbines for BIM Wind Farm in Vietnam
GE Renewable Energy has secured a contract with BIM Wind JSC, a project joint venture company between AC Energy, the power generation platform of
GE Renewable Energy has secured a contract with BIM Wind JSC, a project joint venture company between AC Energy, the power generation platform of Ayala Corporation, one of the largest Philippine conglomerates, and BIM Energy Holding, the renewable energy platform of BIM Group, one of Vietnam’s largest privately-owned conglomerates, to supply, install and commission GE Cypress onshore wind turbines for BIM Wind’s 88 MW wind farm located in Ninh Thuận Province in South Central Vietnam.
The 88 MW order is GE’s largest Cypress platform deal in South-east Asia, eclipsing three other Cypress orders in Vietnam over the last 12 months. It includes a 15-year full-service agreement. The project is expected to be commissioned and operational by the end of third quarter of 2021. All turbines will be equipped with the two-piece blade design.
BIM Energy Holding is a wholly owned subsidiary of BIM Group, one of the leading private groups in Vietnam, with businesses spanning real estates development and operations, renewable energy, aquaculture and foods, and consumer and lifestyles. BIM Energy Holding is the renewable energy platform for BIM Group, and the majority owner of existing 405MW solar plants under operation and BIM Wind project. The platform has ambition and plan to expand its renewable capacity up to 2GW in the near future.
AC Energy and Infrastructure Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ayala Corporation, one of the largest and most diversified conglomerates in the Philippines.