The renewable energy group has announced the inclusion of a new clause in contracts with suppliers and customers to protect itself against Brexit. The company itself describes this as a “Brexit clause. This will eventually offset the impact of new customs duties which will be applied to imported and exported equipment. This is currently duty free.
Siemens Gamesa UK
Through one of its subsidiaries, Siemens Gamesa has received a conditional order from Innogy SE for the supply of 100 units of the SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbine. The order, with a total potential of 1.4 GW, is for the Sofia wind farm, located 195 km off the UK’s northeast coast. The deal also includes a service and maintenance contract. The order represents 4.9% of Siemens Gamesa’s portfolio at end-March.