Yurihonjo is a 700MW offshore wind power project. It is planned in Sea of Japan, Akita, Japan. The project is currently in permitting stage. It will be developed in single phase. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2026.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Offshore 700 700 Permitting Akita, Japan Akita Yurihonjo Offshore Wind GK

Description

The project is being developed by Akita Yurihonjo Offshore Wind GK. Cosmo Eco Power, JR-East Energy Development, Renova and Tohoku Electric Power are currently owning the project.

The project cost is expected to be around $3,430m. The project will be spread over an area of 139km². The turbines will be mounted on a fixed monopile foundation.

Development Status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2026.

Contractors Involved

Kajima is expected to render EPC services for the wind power project.

Vestas Offshore Wind will be the turbine supplier for the wind power project.

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