Yamagata Yuza Town Offshore Wind Power Project_Kansai Electric Power – Marubeni Corp is a 420MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Sea of Japan (East Sea), Yamagata, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the announced stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2024 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2028. Buy the profile here.
The project is being developed and currently owned by Marubeni and The Kansai Electric Power. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively. The turbines will be mounted on fixed type foundations.
The wind power project consists of 30 turbines.
The project construction is expected to commence from 2024. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2028.
Marubeni Corp (Marubeni) is an integrated trading and investment business that operates through its domestic and overseas subsidiaries. The company provides various products and commodities such as marine products, chemicals, energy, metals and minerals, machinery, textiles, forest products and general merchandise, and pulp and paper. It also offers finance, logistics, development and construction services. The company explores transports, stores and markets natural resources. Marubeni provides insurance and reinsurance funds, and Japan real estate investment trust management and property management services, and operates transportation infrastructure projects. It has operations across North America, Central and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Oceania. Marubeni is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.
About The Kansai Electric Power
The Kansai Electric Power Co Inc (KEPCo) is an integrated power utility. It produces and supplies electricity thermal energy; procures and sells natural gas. The company generates electric energy using natural gas, nuclear, oil, coal, wind, hydro and solar sources. Through long, medium, and short terms and spot procurement contracts and other types of transactions. KEPCo procures liquefied natural gas, and processes and supplies that to customers using pipeline networks. It also provides IT and communications services including optical telephone, optical internet and optical television to household and corporate customers. KEPCo provides real estate services, business solution, nursing care, staffing, home security and other services. The company supplies electricity to customers and utility and non-utility companies in the Kansai and capital regions. The Kansai Electric Power Co Inc is headquartered in Osaka, Japan.