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TEPCO and Ørsted sign MoU to work jointly on offshore wind projects

18 January 2019

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.
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FairWind will collaborate with Siemens Gamesa on pre-assembly project in Taiwan

16 January 2019

FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

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JFMS signs MoU with TIPC to explore port services in Taiwan

7 January 2019

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the harbour port management company, Taiwan International Ports Corporation Ltd (TIPC), to explore port services in the country. MORE ❯

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LS Cable & System first Korean company to enter growing Taiwanese submarine power cable market

7 January 2019

  • Now supplying 170km submarine cables to a Taiwanese offshore wind farm
  • Occupying advantageous position in the European and next-generation offshore wind power generation markets
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Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.
MORE ❯
Installation, Transport & LogisticsMORE ❯

FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the harbour port management company, Taiwan International Ports Corporation Ltd (TIPC), to explore port services in the country. MORE ❯
Business & FinanceMORE ❯
  • Now supplying 170km submarine cables to a Taiwanese offshore wind farm
  • Occupying advantageous position in the European and next-generation offshore wind power generation markets
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24 Oct | Discussed offshore wind in Japan

GCE NODE companies, Equinor and the Norwegian Ministry of Petroleum and Energy met with Nippon Foundation in Tokyo to discuss offshore wind collaboration.

18 Sep | Siemens Gamesa tailors SG 8.0-167 DD for Asia-Pacific markets

  • Proven technology tailored to fit local conditions in Taiwan and other Asia-Pacific markets
  • Accommodates local codes and standards regarding typhoons (T-Class certification), seismic activity, 60 Hertz operation, and is adapted to operate in both high and low ambient temperatures
  • For Taiwan: Design ready in 2019, installation ready in 2020
  • Established turbine and regional expertise

20 Jun | To give confidence to wind industry, Government of India declares national targets for off-shore wind power

  • Medium term target of 5 GW by 2022 and long term target of 30 GW by 2030 declared
  • Offshore wind power to add a new element to the already existing basket of renewable energy for the country

19 Jun | DNV GL partners with the EU and Government of India to bring offshore wind to the Indian market

Four-year study demonstrates feasibility and commercial viability of offshore wind in India and sets a global benchmark for offshore wind power.

18 Jan | TEPCO and Ørsted sign MoU to work jointly on offshore wind projects

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO), the largest power company in Japan, and Ørsted A/S (Ørsted), the world’s leading offshore wind developer, announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding to work jointly on offshore wind projects.

07 Jan | JFMS signs MoU with TIPC to explore port services in Taiwan

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the harbour port management company, Taiwan International Ports Corporation Ltd (TIPC), to explore port services in the country.

07 Jan | LS Cable & System first Korean company to enter growing Taiwanese submarine power cable market

  • Now supplying 170km submarine cables to a Taiwanese offshore wind farm
  • Occupying advantageous position in the European and next-generation offshore wind power generation markets

03 Jan | JFMS supports Taiwan’s renewable energy power transition with local, integrated services venture

James Fisher Marine Services (JFMS) has taken another significant stride and opened a new regional support base in Taipei, Taiwan, offering trusted UK skills and its leading integrated services to support the country’s ambitious transition to renewable energy.

26 Oct | Ørsted Partners with Taiwan Research Institutions to Launch Dual-doppler Radar Project

Ørsted introduces the world’s only dual-doppler radar system applied to wind power in Taiwan.

13 Sep | DTU Wind Energy in close collaboration with National Taiwan University

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), National Taiwan University (NTU) and DTU Wind Energy have joined forces in working on a local offshore wind education in Taiwan.

29 Jun | Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction to develop Korea’s largest 8MW offshore wind power system

  • Selected as main contractor for KETEP’s Large-Capacity Offshore Wind Power System Development project
  • Wind power system lineup extended from 3 MW and 5.5 MW to 8 MW models
  • Proactive response to a rising global demand for large capacity offshore wind power systems

15 May | MHI Vestas Advances Readiness for First Round of Taiwan Offshore Wind Projects

Company announces 5th supplier MOU and typhoon conditions timetable for the V164 9 MW platform.

06 Dec | TEPCO’s First Commercial Offshore Wind Power Facility to Launch on January 1, 2019

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. (TEPCO) announced today that the company’s first commercial offshore wind power facility will launch on January 1, 2019.

05 Oct | Jan De Nul kicks off Changhua OWF project

Jan De Nul Group kicked off the activities for the Taiwan Power Company Offshore Windfarm Phase 1 Project – Demonstration’. The sod cutting ceremony was held on 25 August 2018 in the presence of the Client Taiwan Power Company, local authorities and the Consortium Jan De Nul-Hitachi.

18 Sep | LM Wind Power 66.6-meter blades installed on 4MW Shanghai Electric Wind Power offshore wind turbine

LM Wind Power's first two sets of LM 66.6 blades have been successfully installed on Shanghai Electric Wind Power's 4.0MW-136 wind turbine in China.

15 Aug | NEDO's new floating 2 bladed wind turbine completed at Kitakyushu port

Japanese NEDO(New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization) and its Consortium group(Marubeni, Hitz, Glocal, Eco Power, Tokyo University, Kyuden Mirai Energy) has completed the next generation floating offshore wind turbine and held exhibition for press reporters on 10 Aug. 2018 at Kitakyushu port.

18 Apr | Contract signing for a 50m offshore wind farm service vessel

On the 3rd of April 2018, the shipowner Shanghai Xiongcheng Offshore Engineering placed an order for a 50m offshore wind farm service vessel at shipyard Jiangsu Dayang Offshore Equipment Co., Ltd. This vessel concept was developed by ship owner together with FKAB and its main function is to provide maintenance services to offshore wind farms along the Chinese east coast area.

29 Aug | DNV GL supports creation of China’s first HVDC offshore wind substation

Huadong has contracted DNV GL to supply technical trainings, advices and support on their feasibility study for an offshore HVDC converter station

17 May | Sumitomo Electric to Offer Power Transmission/Transformation Equipment and Installation Work to Japan's Largest Wind Farm

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. today announced that it has received an order for power transmission and transformation equipment and its installation work as part of the Wind Farm Tsugaru construction project to be undertaken by Kajima Corporation. This onshore wind power generation project is being planned by Green Power Investment Corporation, a major renewable energy operator, in Tsugaru City, Aomori Prefecture, and will be the largest wind farm in Japan (power generation capacity: about 122 MW, number of wind turbines: 38). Sumitomo Electric will undertake the design, manufacture, and installation of electrical equipment including the underground power transmission and distribution lines and the substation equipment.

12 Nov | TEPCO Seabed Survey Examining Feasibility of Offshore Wind Farm

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. (TEPCO) announced today that it has begun a seabed survey off the coast of municipalities of Choshi, Asahi, Sosa and Yokoshibahikari in Chiba Prefecture to ascertain the bedrock structure of the seabed for a possible offshore wind farm. The boring survey will last until the end of January 2019. TEPCO will also conduct sonic prospecting offshore of the municipalities of Choshi, Asahi, Sosa and Yokoshibahikari in the same period.

19 Apr | Ørsted Signed MoUs with Hospitals in Changhua to Build Medical Supporting Network for Offshore Wind Farms

Partners up with Show Chwan Memorial Hospital and Changhua Christian Hospital and invests in health and safety infrastructure in Changhua

16 Jan | FairWind will collaborate with Siemens Gamesa on pre-assembly project in Taiwan

FairWind is proud to announce the signature on a Letter of Intent with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) to collaborate on the pre-assembly work for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power project in Taiwan.

05 Dec | PALFINGER MARINE enters Asian Offshore Wind Market

This November PALFINGER MARINE signed a contract with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy for the delivery of 20 PF9000-2.9 to the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind power plant to be located in Taiwan. The wind power plant, with a capacity of 120 MW, consists of 20 Siemens Gamesa SWT-6.0-154 direct drive offshore wind turbines. Each wind turbine platform will be equipped with one of PALFINGER MARINE’s well-proven fixed boom cranes.

13 Nov | Subsea 7 awarded contract offshore Taiwan

Subsea 7 S.A. today announced the award of a substantial* contract to Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC), an entity in Subsea 7’s Renewables and Heavy Lifting Business Unit, for the Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm project by YunNen Wind Power Company, a company of the wpd group, for the supply and installation of the export and inner array grid cable system.

23 Oct | CWind Taiwan Completes Inaugural Contract at Yunlin Offshore Wind Farm

CWind Taiwan, a joint venture between CWind and International Ocean Vessel Technical Consultant (IOVTEC), providing offshore wind farm support services and training to Taiwanese offshore wind farm developers and owners, announced today that it has successfully completed its first project, a bathymetric survey at wpd’s Yunlin offshore wind project in Taiwan.

22 Oct | Siemens Gamesa named preferred supplier for Ørsted’s 900 MW Greater Changhua offshore wind power projects in Taiwan

  • 900 MW projects to utilize approx. 112 SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines; Service agreement included
  • Subject to final contract, Siemens Gamesa will establish a nacelle assembly facility near Taichung Harbor for start of production in 2021, going beyond the localisation requirements
  • Local tower supply set-up through CS Wind and Chin-Fong partnership to be used
  • Offshore construction for the projects to begin in 2021

22 Oct | Ørsted selects Siemens Gamesa as preferred supplier for the first 900MW Greater Changhua projects

  • Ørsted has selected Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) as the preferred wind turbine supplier for the first 900MW Greater Changhua projects utilising approx. 112 SG 8.0 -167 DD offshore wind turbines.
  • SGRE will deliver locally produced wind turbine towers.
  • Subject to the signature of the contract, SGRE will establish a local nacelle assembly facility by 2021, going beyond the localisation requirements.
  • The project is subject to certain conditions, such as the signing of a power purchase agreement by the end 2018 and Ørsted’s final investment decision expected in March 2019.

13 Aug | Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction signs maintenance contract for Southwest Offshore Demonstration Wind Farm

  • Maintenance to be provided on 20 wind turbines with a total capacity of 60MW
  • Aim to enhance competitiveness to lead domestic wind power market, which is forecasted to grow to 16GW by 2030

31 May | Siemens Gamesa named preferred supplier for wpd’s Yunlin offshore wind power project in Taiwan

  • Project located in the Taiwan Strait recently received grid allocation from the Taiwanese government
  • wpd and Siemens Gamesa signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) for exclusive negotiations on the delivery of the SG 8.0-167 DD, together with a 15-year, long-term service agreement
  • Construction to start in 2019; installation and commissioning aimed from 2020 onwards