Shin Izumo – Eurus Energy is a 78MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Shimane, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in April 2009. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed by Eurus Energy Holdings and Kinden. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 40,000 households, offsetting 85,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $239.304m.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in April 2009.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to The Chugoku Electric Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 17 years, starting from 2009.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The company provided 26 units of V90-3.0 MW turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

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About Eurus Energy Holdings

Eurus Energy Holdings Corp (Eurus Energy), a subsidiary of Toyota Tsusho Corporation, is a renewable energy company that generates power through various renewable sources such as wind and solar photovoltaic. The company's services include location survey, wind or sunlight study, basic design, consultations for transmission of electricity, approval procedures, design, construction of wind farms, construction of solar power plants, operation and maintenance, repairs and servicing. It works with communities for developing optimal solutions and expanding renewable energy technologies. The company also operates through power generation facilities in the America, Europe, Asia, and Africa. Eurus Energy is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

About Kinden

Kinden Corp (Kinden) is an integrated electrical systems and facilities engineering company. It also provides construction, installation, and engineering services in the areas of environment, information and communications, and energy markets among others. The company’s wide range of business areas include civil engineering, electrical, instrumentation, information and communications, air conditioning and sanitary system, energy saving and renewal, renewable energy, and interior systems. The recent projects of company include nstallation work on power distribution line of Kansai Transmission and Distribution, Inc. in Shiga, KABUTO ONE in Tokyo, KDDI Wakayama Minatokita base station in Wakayama, Osaka Electro-Communication University Neyagawa Campus OECU Innovation Square in Osaka, and Noheji-Shibasaki Wind Farm in Aomori. Kinden operates a network of offices in Japan, India, Singapore, Guam, the UAE, Philippines, Saipan, Hawaii, and Myanmar. It undertakes various projects across ninty countries in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. Kinden is headquartered at Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, Japan.


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