With a swept area of over 20,000m², the V162-5.6 MW™ applies the largest rotor size in the Vestas portfolio to achieve industry-leading energy production paired with a high capacity factor.
Due to the large operational envelope, the V162-5.6 MW™ is relevant for low to medium wind speeds and has extensive applicability in high average wind speeds. With a standard Sound Power Level of 104dB(A) and over 25 percent higher energy production than the V150-4.2 MW™, the V162-5.6 MW™ establishes a new benchmark in competitiveness.
Condition Monitoring System
Oil Debris Monitoring System
Service Personnel Lift
Low Temperature Operation to -30°C
Vestas Ice Detection™
Vestas Anti-Icing System™
Vestas Shadow Detection System
Aviation Markings on the Blades
Fire Suppression System
Increased Cut-In Wind Speed
Lightning Detection System
Load Optimised Modes
Connecting proven system designs from the 2 MW, 4 MW, and 9 MW platforms, EnVentus™ variants feature a nominal rating of 5.6 MW.
The V162-5.6 MW™ IEC S is designed for low to medium wind sites, with extensive application in high wind speeds.
With 102 GW of wind turbine capacity installed and 40 years of experience in relentlessly pursuing performance improvements, EnVentus™ is Vestas' next generation in the evolution of wind turbines.