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E-160 EP5

Model of the EP5 class with a rotor diameter of 160 metres

Yield-optimised design for global use

The E-160 based on the EP5 platform has been developed with the needs of medium to low wind sites in mind and offers an impressive array of project-specific configuration options and features.

Benefits of the E-160 EP5 wind turbine

High-yield technology

The E-160 EP5 features a low-maintenance ENERCON direct drive combined with powerful inverter and PMG technology.

Robust construction

The E-160 EP5 is robust in the face of extreme cold or heat and works at wind speeds up to 28 m/s.

Efficient design

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

Flexible configuration

Different hub heights, various operating modes and additional features expand the potential areas of application for the E-160 EP5.

Optimum network integration

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-160 EP5 is available with a steel tower, hybrid tower or hybrid steel tower, depending on the requirements.

Technical specifications for the E-160 EP5 at a glance

Nominal Power

5,56 MW

Rotor Diameter

160 m

Wind Class (IEC)


Hub Heights

99 m, 120 m, 160 m, 166 m

More information and data

Specifications E-160 EP5


Find out about additional options for the E-160 EP5:

  • Shadow Shutdown
  • Beacon Management System
  • Automatic Fire Extinguishing System
  • Smart Energise
  • Bat Protection
  • ... many other equipment options

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