Envision Energy, has achieved a significant milestone by securing its first wind turbine order in the Philippines. The groundbreaking contract, awarded by renewable energy pioneer Alternergy Holdings Corporation (Alternergy), is set to deliver 162 MW wind turbines for the Alabat and Tanay Wind Projects, marking Envision Energy's entry into the Philippine market and highlighting its commitment to advancing sustainable energy solutions globally.
The Turbine Supply contract covers the design, engineering, manufacturing, and delivery of wind turbine generators (WTGs), featuring a combination of 6.5 MW and 8 MW rated capacity. In addition, the agreement includes a comprehensive 10-year service and maintenance commitment, ensuring optimal performance and reliability of the turbines.
Alternergy's Tanay Wind Project, located in Rizal Province, represents the company's third wind project in the area, while the Alabat Wind Project is its inaugural venture in Quezon Province. Both projects are slated for operation by the end of 2025 as part of Alternergy's accelerated project pipeline. Envision Energy aims to leverage cutting-edge innovations and apply state-of-the-art solutions to ensure high performance and reliability of the wind turbines, making the project the largest of its kind in the Philippines once installed.
John Lee, General Manager of Asia & Africa Markets at Envision Energy, expressed excitement about the partnership with Alternergy, stating, “We are excited to collaborate with Alternergy, the wind pioneer in the Philippines, for their next Alabat and Tanay Wind Power Projects. These are new groundbreaking projects for us in the Philippine market. We are deploying innovative technologies to the WTGs for the Alabat and Tanay wind projects that are specifically selected and designed to suit the wind climatic conditions in these areas and have received certifications from international and reputable accreditations bodies. The partnership is aimed to positively impact and contribute to the Philippines goal of accelerated energy transition and to fulfill Envision's mission of helping solve the challenges for a sustainable future across the globe.”
Alternergy Wind Holdings Corporation President, Knud Hedeager, highlighted the meticulous selection process, stating, “Envision Energy was selected after a very thorough and rigorous tender process and due diligence. Our partnership with Envision, a leader in wind technology, will bring cutting-edge innovation to ensure optimal energy generation of Alternergy's next wind projects.”
Gerry Magbanua, President of Alternergy Holdings Corporation, emphasized the pioneering efforts of the collaboration, stating, “Alternergy's pioneering efforts will again be demonstrated as we join forces with Envision, to use state-of-the-art solutions to achieve high performance and reliability of the wind turbines, and once installed, will be the largest wind turbines in the country.”
Envision Energy, recognized globally as a leader in wind turbine supply, is driving innovation in the transition to renewable energy. Envision's turbines, equipped with sensors for monitoring and optimization, contribute to global carbon neutrality goals and deliver affordable, clean energy solutions worldwide. The company's entry into the Philippine market underscores its dedication to advancing the global transition to sustainable energy, playing a pivotal role in pioneering sustainable energy solutions in the Philippines and accelerating renewable energy adoption in the country.