Noshiro Mitane Oga Offshore Project is a 475MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Sea of Japan, Akita, Japan. The project is currently in announced stage. It will be developed in single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Offshore||475||–||475||Announced||Akita, Japan||Inpex; Japan Petroleum Exploration; JR-East Energy Development; Kato Construction; Narita Construction; Sumitomo; Tepco Renewable Power; Venti-Japan|
The project is being developed by Inpex, Japan Petroleum Exploration, JR-East Energy Development, Kato Construction, Narita Construction, Sumitomo, Tepco Renewable Power and Venti-Japan.
The project cost is expected to be around $2,327.5m. The project will be spread over an area of 59km². The turbines will be mounted on fixed type foundations.
The wind power project consists of 50 turbines, each with 9.5MW nameplate capacity.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.
Inpex Corp (Inpex) is an integrated energy company. It explores for, develops and produces oil and natural gas from its assets in domestic and international regions. The company markets crude oil, condensate, natural gas, and LNG. It has working interest in various upstream projects in Asia and Oceania, Eurasia, the Middle East and Africa, and Americas. The company owns and operates liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal and natural gas pipeline in Japan. Inpex also focuses on renewable energy through geothermal and solar power generation. The company offers investments and lending services to other oil and gas companies. Inpex is headquartered in Minato-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.
About Japan Petroleum Exploration
Japan Petroleum Exploration Co Ltd (JAPEX) is an integrated energy company that carries out exploration, development, production and sale of crude oil and natural gas. It also purchases, sells, transports, and supply crude oil and natural gas through pipelines, tank trucks and tankers. The company also manufactures, sells and transports petroleum products, and bitumen. It also focuses on the development of renewable energy including geothermal power generation and offers contract drilling services. The company has main offices in Japan, the US, the UK, Indonesia and the UAE, and operations in the US, Indonesia, Canada, Iraq and Russia. JAPEX is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
About Kato Construction
Kato Construction Co Ltd (Kato) is a provider of construction engineering and general contracting services. It constructs institutional, commercial, and residential buildings, schools and offices. Kato is headquartered in Aichi, Japan.
Sumitomo Corp (Sumitomo) is a business enterprise that operates in metal products, infrastructure, transportation, construction systems, media, network and lifestyle retail, general products, real estate, financial services, logistics, mineral resources and energy, chemicals, and electronics industries. It provides crop protection products, fertilizers, and other agricultural materials. The company also provides leasing of aircraft; telecommunication services in Myanmar; and is involved in the import and export of chemicals, machinery, metals, fuels; trilateral trade and domestic and international business investment. The company operates in several countries across Asia, Europe, the Middle East, CIS, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Sumitomo is headquartered at Tokyo, Japan.
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