Cost reduction of OWF construction technology NEDO:Sept.10

20%cost reduction
FS to establish a target of cost reduction
「Investigation of cost reduction of foundation by JIP system」
  Wind Energy Institute of Tokyo, Inc. Hitachi Zosen Corporation
「Building of foundation by jack‐up platform」
  YOSHIDA-GUMI Inc. ,Mutsuogawara port offshore windpower development co.,ltd., WAKACHIKU CONSTRUCTION CO., LTD.

OWF Developement Support Program NEDO:Sept. 5

Support Grounded type Offshore Wind Farm
Port area:Subsidy Program
  Project area: City of Kitakyushu;Kitakyushu port area
Developers: Hibiki wind energy co.Ltd.,
General sea area:Commissioned Program
 1) Basic survey (2018〜2019)
  Kokusai Kogyo Co.,Ltd.、Meiji Consultant Co., Ltd.、Japan Meteorological Corporation
 2) Basic survey (2018)
  Japan Weather Association、Taisei Corporation、HONMA Corporation

Goto city offshore project Final EIS open for public from Sept.4

Open for public inspection from Sept.4 to Oct.4
http://www.toda.co.jp/hyouka.html

Project area
Nagasaki Pref. Goto city Sakiyama offshore
Developers
 TODA CORPORATION
Capacity
 22,000kW 8×HWT2.1-80A, 1×HWT5.2-127
Development status
 Env. assessment Final EIS open for public from Sep4-Oct4
 Construction Schedule 2018,April to 2021March
 Commercial production 2021,April

Aomori NorthWest offshore Project Scoping Document open for public from Aug.21

Open for public inspection from Aug.21 to Sept.20
http://www.hitachizosen.co.jp/information/information04.html

Project area
  Aomori Pref. Nakadomari town, Tsugaru city,Ajigasawa town offshore
Developers 
  Hitachi Zosen Corporation
Capacity
  500,000kW 125×4,000kWturbines or 52×9,500kW
Development status
  Env. assessment 2018,Aug. Scoping Document
  Schedule  2022-2024 Construction 1st stage

Tsugaru Offshore Project
Scoping Document open for public from Aug.10

Open for public inspection from Aug.10 to Sept.17
https://greenpower.co.jp/index.php/jp/news/421/422

Project area
Aomori Pref. Tsugaru city,Ajigasawa town offshore
Developers
Green Power Investment Corporation
Capacity
480,000kW 60×8,000kWturbines
Development status
Env. assessment 2018,Aug. Scoping Document
Schedule  2022 Construction

Akita Port offshore project
Draft EIS Recommendation from Min.MOE Aug.3

Draft EIS Recommendation from Minister of the Environment Aug.3,2018
http://www.env.go.jp/press/105632.html

Project Area
  Akita Pref. Akita Port renewable energy area
Developers
    Akita offshore Windfarm Corporation
Capacity
  65,000kW, 13×5MWturbines 
Development status
  Env. assessment Aug,2018 Draft EIS
  Schedule  2019 Construction

Noshiro Port offshore project
Draft EIS Recommendation from Min.MOE Aug.3

Draft EIS Recommendation from Minister of the Environment Aug.3,2018
http://www.env.go.jp/press/105633.html

Project Area
  Akita Pref. Noshiro Port renewable energy area
Developers
    Akita offshore Windfarm Corporation
Capacity
  80,000kW, 16×5MWturbines 
Development status
  Env. assessment Aug,2018 Draft EIS
  Schedule  2019 Construction