Japan

Japan’s wind power capacity reaches over 5.2 GW in 2023

The country installed 573.2 MW of wind projects last year.

Japan’s wind power capacity reaches over 5.2 GW in 2023

The country installed 573.2 MW of wind projects last year.

TEPCO alerts IAEA about Fukushima nuclear power station leak

The incident poses no public and environmental threat.

Eurus Energy begins operation of 42 MW Kabaoka Wind Farm

The wind farm will power over 31,000 households and reduce emissions by 47,000 tonnes per year.

Renova sets back operations of large-scale biomass plant

The commercial operation is moved from January to March 2024.

KEPCO, MHI ink deal for test facility at Himeji No. 2 Power Plant

The agreement involves CO2 separation and recovery system testing.

Eurus Energy switches on Eurus Shiratori Battery Park

The battery park is located in Tagawa City, Fukuoka Prefecture.

Japan, Uzbekistan to collaborate for energy transition

The cooperation will include a carbon neutrality roadmap.

Eurus Energy begins commercial operations of Kawanishi Wind Farm

It is the third completed wind farm of the Dohoku Wind Power Generation Project.

Ichigo turns on 14 MW solar plant in Japan

This is the company’s 64th renewable energy project.

Eurus Energy commences partial operations of Japan’s largest onshore wind

The remaining section of the Ashikawa Wind Farm will be completed by Spring 2025.

Sumitomo Corporation to retire 56 MW coal-fired plant

The power plant has been operating since October 2004.

JERA starts operations for Ishikari Bay offshore wind farm

It is the largest commercial wind farm in Japan, and the first to use 8,000 kW wind turbines.

JERA starts operations of Yokosuka coal-fired power station

The coal-fired power station has a generating capacity of approximately 650 MW.

Vena Energy breaks ground for Nakaura Wind Project

The facility is expected to supply over 4,000 households over Nagasaki Prefecture.

4 Japanese energy firms chosen for offshore wind power project in Akita Prefecture

The project will be located off Oga City, Katagami City, and Akita City in Akita Prefecture.

74.8 MW biomass plant starts operations in Japan

It can supply power to around 150,000 households.