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  • 1 November 2011

    Japan’s Tohoku Electric has secured 900,000 mt of additional LNG for October-March, which would result in an import of at least 4.7 million…  (platts) [mappress] Source: platts, November 1, 2011;

  • 18 October 2011

    Japan’s Tohoku Electric may buy up to three spot LNG cargoes this winter in addition to its supplies from a short-term contract with Qatar… (platts) [mappress] Source: platts, October 18, 2011

  • 18 May 2010
    Project & Tenders

    Sakhalin Energy, the operator of the Sakhalin-2 project, has delivered its first shipment of Sakhalin LNG to the Japanese firm Tohoku electr… [mappress] Source: oilandgaseurasia, May 18, 2010;

  • 11 January 2021

    Seajacks Japan LLC has been awarded a contract with Kajima Corporation to transport and install the wind turbines at the Akita Port and Noshiro Port offshore wind farms in Japanese waters. Seajacks Japan, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the UK-based Seajacks International, will in total transport and install 33 MHI Vestas V117 – 4.2 MW wind […]

  • 29 December 2020
    Environment, Innovation, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy, Research & Development, Technology, Transition, Vessels

    The black swan year of 2020 has brought many challenges for the shipping industry, including the ongoing crew change crisis, but it has also shown how the sector can be resilient in the face of adversity and pressure. Gavin Allwright, Secretary-General of the International Windship Association (IWSA), explained that the lessons learned during the pandemic […]

  • 10 December 2020

    Japanese shipowner Mitsui O.S.K. Lines has reached a coal transport deal with Tohoku Electric Power Co., using a coal carrier equipped with a hard sail wind power propulsion system, also known as the Wind Challenger. Construction of the vessel will start at Oshima Shipbuilding aiming to start operation in 2022. The introduction of the Wind […]

  • 20 October 2020
    Collaboration, Environment, Innovation, Research & Development, Transition, Vessels

    Swedish tanker shipping company Stena Bulk has joined forces with the voluntary energy group Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) in a feasibility study on carbon capture onboard ships while at sea. OGCI said the project was in part an extension to OGCI member Aramco’s work on demonstrating carbon capture onboard heavy-duty trucks. However, the project also […]

  • 11 September 2020
    Business & Finance, Business developments & projects

    Tohoku Electric Power and ENEOS Corporation have agreed to join Japan Renewable Energy Corporation (JRE) in the development of the Happo Noshiro offshore wind project. The project aims to construct and operate offshore wind farms with a maximum output capacity of 155 MW off Noshiro City and Happo town, Akita Prefecture. JRE is currently conducting […]

  • 31 August 2020
    Certification & Classification, Innovation, Research & Development, Transition, Vessels

    Japanese shipping major Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha (K Line) plans to deploy a small-scale, marine-use demonstration plant for CO2 capture onboard one of its vessels in collaboration with project partners Mitsubishi Shipbuilding and classification society ClassNK. The project is supported by Japan’s Maritime Bureau of the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport, and Tourism (MLIT) as part […]

  • 25 August 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Japan Petroleum Exploration (JAPEX) started the full commercial operations of the second phase facilities at its Soma LNG terminal.

  • 22 July 2020
    Business developments & projects

    The consortium behind the 700 MW Akita Yurihonjo wind farm is moving forward with the project after the proposed construction area was designated a ”promotion zone” by the Japanese government. Earlier this month, Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), and the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), identified ten ”offshore wind […]

  • 12 June 2020
    Business developments & projects, Project & Tenders

    Japanese consortium developing the Akita Yurihonjo offshore wind farm has selected Kajima Corporation as the project’s contractor in charge of construction. The consortium, led by Renova, is developing the Akita Yurihonjo project through the special purpose company – Akita Yurihonjo Offshore Wind GK (AYOW). Members of the consortium also include Cosmo Eco Power, JR-EAST Energy […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Project & Tenders

    Renova has selected MHI Vestas to supply turbines for the Akita Yurihonjo offshore wind project in Japan. The project is expected to have a power generating capacity of approximately 700 MW, making it one of the largest offshore wind farms in Japan. “The Yurihonjo project will be a pioneer in the Japanese offshore wind market, […]

  • 7 April 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Sumitomo Electric Industries has started working on its part of the project to build offshore wind farms off Akita Port and Noshiro Port in Akita Prefecture – the first large-scale commercial offshore wind project in Japan.

  • 27 March 2020
    Project & Tenders, Vessels

    UK-based Seajacks International Limited has, through its 100% subsidiary Seajacks Japan, Ltd., signed a foundation installation contract with Kajima Corporation for an offshore wind farm project at Akita Port and Noshiro Port in Akita Prefecture, Japan. This project is expected to be the first bottom-fixed large-scale offshore wind power project in Japan funded 100% on […]

  • 7 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Oshima Shipbuilding has delivered Tohoku Maru, a new coal carrier that will work for Tohoku Electric Power.

  • 6 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    Bech-Bruun has advised Marubeni Corporation and its partners on the legal and commercial matters in relation to the Akita Noshiro offshore wind project in Japan.

  • 26 November 2019

    African Development Bank said it has approved a long-term loan of $400 million to support the building of an integrated Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant, including a liquefaction facility in Mozambique.

  • 20 October 2019

    Petronas completes third STS LNG transfer in Brunei Bay Malaysian energy giant Petronas has completed its third delivery of liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo through its break-bulking ship-to-ship (STS) transfer to two buyers. Chevron kicks off Gorgon LNG plant maintenance US-based energy major Chevron has started maintenance at its Gorgon LNG project on Barrow Island […]

  • 28 August 2019

    Japan’s electric power supplier Hokuriku Electric has reportedly bought a liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo for delivery in November.

  • 16 July 2019

    The world’s largest liquefied natural gas producer Qatargas hit a new milestone as it delivered the 3,000th liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo to Japan.

  • 19 June 2019
    Project & Tenders

    At US$20 billion, today’s FID is the largest sanction ever in sub-Saharan Africa oil and gas

  • 6 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Saipem said that its part of the project would bring it $6 billion

  • 13 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    U.S. oil and gas firm Anadarko has signed an agreement to sell LNG from its Mozambique LNG project to Jera and CPC Corporation, Taiwan, ahead of the final investment decision expected next month.

  • 9 May 2019

    U.S. oil firm Anadarko Petroleum expects to make the final investment decision for its Mozambique LNG project next month.