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Posted: 15 days ago

Norwegians and Japanese ink offshore wind MoU

The Japanese Kiso-Jiban Consultants (KJC) and the Norwegian Geotechnical Institute (NGI) have signed...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 15 days ago
Posted: 16 days ago

Fugro and NYK Group jointly target Japanese offshore wind market

Fugro and the Tokyo-based transportation company, NYK Group, have signed a Memorandum of Understandi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 16 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

NIRAS bolsters offshore wind activities in APAC

Denmark-headquartered consultancy NIRAS has revealed plans to enhance its presence in the Asia-...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

NYK takes delivery of 1st Japan-built LNG-fuelled PCTC

Japanese shipping major Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) has taken delivery of Sakura Leader, the first lar...

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  • Vessels
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Japan launches ship-to-ship LNG bunkering business

Japan’s LNG bunkering vessel Kaguya carried out its first ship-to-ship LNG fuel supply on Octo...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Japan, Rotterdam & Singapore form Future Fuels Network

The port organisations of Singapore, Japan, and Rotterdam have signed a memorandum of cooperation ai...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: about 1 month ago
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Posted: 2 months ago
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Japan’s offshore wind ambitions attracting major developers

What a national-level push for offshore wind can do in a relatively short time is perhaps best visib...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Iberdrola buys into 3.3 GW offshore wind portfolio in Japan

Spanish energy company Iberdrola has reached an agreement with Macquarie’s Green Investment Gr...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Ørsted names country manager in Japan

Ørsted has appointed Jun Kasamatsu as its new Country Manager for Japan, effective from 24 August. A...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Japanese trio to jointly develop Happo Noshiro offshore wind farm

Tohoku Electric Power and ENEOS Corporation have agreed to join Japan Renewable Energy Corporation (...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

JDC lands new job for jack-up rig in Japan

Japan Drilling Co. (JDC) has been awarded a contract by Mitsui Oil for the provision of a jack-up ri...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Equinor enters Japan’s offshore wind market in new consortium

Electric Power Development (J-Power), JERA and Equinor have formed a consortium to together work tow...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

TEPCO joins Japanese floating wind research project

Japan’s New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) has selected Toky...

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  • Technology
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

JERA reveals Ishikari Bay offshore wind project

Japanese utility JERA has submitted the Planning Phase Environmental Impact Statement for an offshor...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 3 months ago

Fraunhofer IWES forms offshore wind ties in Japan

Tsubasa Windfarm Design (TWD), Fraunhofer IWES, and Kobe University have started collaborating to pr...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

CIP and MHI team up for Japanese offshore wind

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) have entered into a j...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Akita Yurihonjo gets offshore wind promotion zone designation

The consortium behind the 700 MW Akita Yurihonjo wind farm is moving forward with the project after ...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 4 months ago

Japan’s new draft bill to outline 30 new offshore wind sites

Japanese government is drafting a bill that would facilitate identifying new development sites for 1...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 4 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Japan opens first floating wind farm auction

Japan has issued a call for developers interested in building and operating a floating offshore wind...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Vissim to deliver marine management kit for Japanese offshore wind project

Vissim AS has secured a contract to provide the marine communication and management system for the A...

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  • Technology
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Kajima to handle construction at 700 MW Japanese offshore wind farm

Japanese consortium developing the Akita Yurihonjo offshore wind farm has selected Kajima Corporatio...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 5 months ago

Japanese companies to develop, test autonomous ship technology

A Japanese consortium of Marubeni Corporation, Tryangle, Mitsui E&S Shipbuilding, and the City o...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: 5 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Palfinger enters Japanese offshore wind market

Austrian crane specialist Palfinger has won a contract to deliver 33 fixed boom cranes for Japan’s f...

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  • Heavy lifting
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

RWE and Kyuden Mirai unite for Japanese offshore wind project

RWE Renewables Japan G.K. and Kyuden Mirai Energy have signed a Joint Bidding Agreement to enter int...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

Tokyo Gas invests in Principle Power

Principle Power has secured an investment of over $22 million from Tokyo Gas to fund the company’s g...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

IX Wind opens Tokyo office

The Netherlands-based consultancy and engineering company IX Wind has opened an office in Tokyo, Jap...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 months ago