COMPANY
GUIDE

Akita Offshore Wind Corporation (AOW) is comprised of 13 shareholders including 7 companies located in Akita. Since its establishment in April, 2016, AOW has been working on the first large-scale offshore wind power project in Japan on a commercial basis.

Outline

Corporate Name
Akita Offshore Wind Corporation
Establishment
April 21, 2016
Representative
Keiji Okagaki (President and CEO)
Shareholders
  • Marubeni Corporation
  • OBAYASHI CORPORATION
  • Tohoku Electric Power Co.,Inc.
  • Cosmo Eco Power Co., Ltd.
  • The Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc.
  • The Akita Bank, Ltd.
  • Ohmori Co., Ltd.
  • Sawakigumi Corporation
  • Kyowa Oil Co., Ltd.
  • Katokensetsu.Co.Ltd.
  • Kanpu Co., Ltd.
  • Sankyo Co., Ltd.
History and Plan
Feb 2015 Started Feasibility Study upon selection under the Tender by Akita Prefecture (before establishment)
Apr 2016 Establishment of Akita Offshore Wind Corporation
Fall 2019 End of Feasibility Study, Final Investment Decision
Feb 2020 Conclusion of Loan Agreement, Commencement of Construction
End 2022 Start of Commercial Operation (plan)
Address
NLP Akita Bldg. 5F, 4-1, Omachi 3-chome, Akita-shi, Akita, 010-0921, Japan
Phone:+81 18-838-5083