Wakayama Arita River Wind Farm is a 35.2MW onshore wind power project. It is planned in Wakayama, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2027. Buy the profile here.

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The project is being developed and currently owned by Daiwa Energy and Electric Power Development. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

The project is expected to generate 92,000MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 21,000 households.

The wind power project consists of 11 turbines, each with 3.2MW nameplate capacity.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2027.

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About Daiwa Energy

Daiwa Energy Co Ltd. (Daiwa Energy), a subsidiary of Daiwa House Industry Co Ltd, develops and manages wind and solar power plants while offering solutions based on energy conservation and renewable energy. The company’s operations cover business planning and land securing to fund procurement, construction, operation, management, operation, and maintenance of power plants. It also offers on-site power generation services customized to the customer's requirements and a hybrid lighting system that combines wind and solar power generation. Daiwa Energy promotes energy conservation and other measures such as providing repairs and renovation of aging equipment and offers energy-saving products to facilities such as stores, offices, commercial, and factories. The company has an additional office in Chuo-Ku, Tokyo, Japan. Daiwa Energy is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.

About Electric Power Development

Electric Power Development Co Ltd (J-Power) is a wholesale electric utility that supplies hydroelectric and thermal power. It owns and operates a network of hydroelectric, thermal, solar, biomass, wind and geothermal power plants. The company provides electricity and transmission services to major electric power companies in Japan. It constructs and operates power transmission and transforming facilities. J-Power’s other activities comprise environmental, telecommunications, consulting, selling of coal and resource management. The company owns and operates power generation facilities in several countries including Thailand, the US, and China. J-Power is headquartered in Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan.

This content was updated on 25 January 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.