Nordex SE: Nordex awarded third major contract in South Africa / Nordex to build 134.4 MW wind farm / subsidiary in Cape Town on growth course

Nordex SE / Key word(s): Incoming Orders14.06.2013 / 08:24---------------------------------------------------------------------Hamburg, 14 June 2013. A major order will enable the wind turbinemanufacturer Nordex to further expand its business in South Africa. Theindependent power producer CENNERGI has placed an order with Nordex for thedelivery and turnkey installation of the 134.4 MW 'Amakhala Emoyeni' windfarm. CENNERGI's principal shareholders are the South African mining groupEXXARO Resources and India's Tata Power.Nordex is to start construction work for the complete infrastructure of thewind farm at the site south of Bedford in South Africa's Eastern CapeProvince in the third quarter of 2014. Installation of the 56 N117/2400turbines is due to follow in the second quarter of 2015. After completionof work connecting it to the grid, the handover of the wind farm isscheduled for June 2016. The scope of supply also includes a serviceagreement for a period of ten years initially.'Amakhala Emoyeni' is one of the projects from the second round of theSouth African REIPP auctions approved by the South African Ministry ofEnergy in May 2012 and comes with a 20-year electricity PPA. The next roundof tenders is to be held in August this year. The goal is to furtherincrease the share of renewable energies in South Africa's power supplysystem.'This order once again underlines the fact that with the N117/2400 turbineNordex currently offers one of the most efficient wind turbine generatorsin the market and is successful in many international growth markets. It isalso a further important building block to create a solid foundation forour new subsidiary in Cape Town,' said Lars Bondo Krogsgaard, a member ofNordex SE Management Board.Prior to the 'Amakhala Emoyeni' project in November 2012 Nordex had alreadybeen awarded contracts for two large-scale projects in South Africa with atotal of 180 MW, which are already in the construction phase. This meansthat Nordex now has an overall market share of around 26% from the firsttwo auction rounds, making the company one of the leading suppliers inSouth Africa.End of Corporate News---------------------------------------------------------------------14.06.2013 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - acompany of EQS Group AG.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.DGAP's Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements,Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases.Media archive at and    English                                                Company:     Nordex SE                                                           Langenhorner Chaussee 600                                           22419 Hamburg                                                       Germany                                                Phone:       040 / 30030 1000                                       Fax:         040 / 30030 1101                                       E-mail:                                 Internet:                                  ISIN:        DE000A0D6554                                           WKN:         A0D655                                                 Indices:     TecDAX                                                 Listed:      Regulierter Markt in Frankfurt (Prime Standard);                    Freiverkehr in Berlin, Düsseldorf, Hamburg, Hannover,               München, Stuttgart                                       End of News    DGAP News-Service  ---------------------------------------------------------------------  216395 14.06.2013