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E-138 EP3

Even more power in the third stage of evolution

Current model based on the EP3 platform

With a nominal power of 4.26 megawatts, the E-138 is the current model in the EP3 series. Since it was introduced in 2020, this wind turbine for medium wind sites has been installed more than 600 times all over the world. Tried-and-tested ENERCON technology and continuous further development of the platform ensure you will benefit from reliable performance and attractive yields.

Benefits of the E-138 EP3 wind turbine

High-yield technology

The E-138 EP3 features a low-maintenance direct drive combined with separately excited annular generator technology.

Robust construction

Available in various configurations, the E-138 EP3 is also suitable for sites with demanding climatic conditions.

Efficient design

The E-nacelle with built-in electrical systems combines complex requirements from the fields of production, logistics and installation in a single LCoE-optimised design.

Flexible configuration

Alongside many other additional features, the E-138 EP3 offers yield and noise-optimised operating modes to expand its potential areas of application.

Optimum network integration

Innovative ENERCON grid technology ensures power is fed into the grid in line with the specifications of international and local grid codes.

Different tower versions

The E-138 EP3 is available with a steel tower, hybrid tower or hybrid steel tower in five different hub heights, depending on the requirements.

Technical specifications for the E-138 EP3 at a glance

Nominal Power


Rotor Diameter

138 m

Wind Class (IEC)


Hub Heights

81 m, 100 m, 110 m, 131 m, 160 m

More information and data

Specifications E-138 EP3


Find out about additional options for the E-138 EP3:

  • Yield Optimised Modes (YOM)
  • Beacon Management System
  • Blade Heating
  • Typhoon Version (METI certificated)
  • ...many more equipment options

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We deliver high-quality products and innovative solutions.


We support you as partners throughout your project.


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We stay agile and adapt to changing boundary conditions.


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