UKA has become a top tier German wind onshore developer.
UKA, one of the Top 3 wind farm developers in Germany, and the Nordex Group, one of the world's largest wind turbine manufacturers, are continuing their successful collaboration by extending their…
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UKA – keeping an eye on wind energy
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Plan – Build – Operate
The UKA Group
- is a full-service provider for wind and solar farm projects
- has connected approx. 60 wind and solar farms* to the grid
- has an international project pipeline of 12 GW
- was named the second-largest developer of onshore wind farms in Germany (according to Energie & Management magazine’s 2016 developer ranking)
- develops renewable energy projects in all German states (except for city states)
- has twelve planning offices nationwide
- implements wind and solar energy projects in the USA and Europe as well
CORPORATE GROUP RECEIVES SEAL OF APPROVAL FOR TOP CREDIT RATING
Experts certify energy park developers "excellent business capability"
The credit agency Creditreform has given G&W, UKA's parent company, an extraordinary credit rating. The entire group was audited, including UKA subsidiaries. Accordingly, the seal, which certifies "excellent business capability" and a "very low risk of default", was also issued to the entire group. According to Creditreform, only two per cent of all companies in Germany may receive the "CrefoZERT" certificate. This credit rating is based on a professional analysis of the annual financial statement conducted by Creditreform Rating AG as well as the credit rating information from Creditreform's business database. Furthermore, the audited company is comprehensively inspected on-site by a Creditreform analyst via a personal interview. Creditreform is the market leader for economic information and debt collection in Germany and Europe. Approx. 3,900 highly specialised employees at 129 locations work for over 129,000 customers throughout Germany.
The energy park developer
The UKA Group has around 750 employees and is currently active in Europe as well as in North and South America. As a full-service developer, UKA not only covers the entire value chain but also operates wind and solar parks itself. Founded in 1999, the company is one of the leading German project developers and currently has an onshore wind project pipeline of about 1.2 gigawatts pending approval in Germany. UKA has also grown strongly internationally in recent years. The UKA Group's current project pipeline for wind and solar projects now exceeds twelve gigawatts.
*partially realized by our partner, unlimited energy GmbH, in which UKA has a majority stake.