Akita Noshiro Offshore wind farm

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Other names: Akita Noshiro offshore wind power station

Akita Noshiro Offshore wind farm (local name: 秋田洋上風力発電所) is a wind farm under construction near Noshiro Port, Akita, Japan.


Project Details

Table 1: Phase-level project details for Akita Noshiro Offshore wind farm

Status Commissioning year Nameplate capacity Mount type Owner Operator
Construction[1] 2022 (planned)[1] 139 MW[2] Offshore hard mount Marubeni Corporation; Obayashi Corporation; Tohoku Sustainable & Renewable Energy Co.Inc.; Cosmo Eco Power Co., Ltd.; Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.; Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc.; The Akita Bank, Ltd.,; Ohmori Co., Ltd.,; Sawakigumi Corporation; Kyowa Oil Co., Ltd.,; Katokensetsu.Co.Ltd; Kanpu Co., Ltd.; Sankyo Co., Ltd. (Local Script: 丸紅株式会社; 株式会社大林組; 東北電力株式会社; コスモエコパワー株式会社; 関西電力株式会社; 中部電力株式会社; 株式会社秋田銀行; 大森建設株式会社; 株式会社沢木組; 協和石油株式会社; 株式会社加藤建設; 株式会社寒風; 三共株式会)[3] Akita Offshore Wind Corporation (AOW) (Local Script: 秋田洋上風力発電株式会社)[4]

Location

Table 2: Phase-level location details for Akita Noshiro Offshore wind farm

Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Noshiro Port, Akita, Japan[5] 40.2201, 139.9603 (approximate)[5]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Commencement Of Offshore Foundation Installation For Offshore Wind Farm Projects At Akita Port And Noshiro Port In Akita Prefecture". Marubeni. Archived from the original on February 21, 2022. Retrieved February 22, 2022.
  2. "Offshore Construction Starts at Japan's First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm". Offshore Wind. April 27, 2021. Archived from the original on March 3, 2022. Retrieved March 7, 2022.
  3. "Offshore Wind Farm Project At Akita Port And Noshiro Port In Akita Prefecture Received "Innovation Deal Of The Year Asia-Pacific"". Marubeni. Archived from the original on February 21, 2022. Retrieved February 22, 2022.
  4. "Akita Noshiro Offshore Wind Farm Project". Power Technology. Archived from the original on November 23, 2020. Retrieved February 22, 2022.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Akita Offshore Wind Corporation (Aow)". Akita Offshore Wind Corporation (Aow). Archived from the original on March 3, 2021. Retrieved February 22, 2022.