Expert Division Activities

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Missions of Expert Divisions

Extract issues to address as and industry and review the countermeasures or solutions, such as institutional/political and technological issues surrounding wind power generation and problems relevant to location environments.

Policy Division

 Main missions are as follows:
  • Collect and maintain standards and institutional information
  • Collect and maintain technological information
  • Investigation and research& development
  • Review issues and plan countermeasures
  • Provide information to members relating to the social environment (authorization, etc.) and the business environment (price, etc.)

Environment Division

 The main missions are as follows:
  • Collect and maintain standards and institutional information
  • Collect and maintain technological information
  • Investigation and research& development
  • Review issues and plan countermeasures
  • Provide information to members relating to the local environment (meteorological/hydrographic phenomena, etc.) and the natural environment (noise, landscape, etc.)

Technology Division

 The main missions are as follows:
  • Collect and maintain standards and institutional information)
  • Collect and maintain technological information
  • Investigation and research& development
  • Review issues and plan countermeasures
 Provide information to members relating to the following:
  • Wind turbines (mechanical system, offshore, etc.)
  • Wind turbine components
  • Transportation and civil engineering and construction
  • Maintenance

Power System Division

 The main missions are as follows:
  • Collect and maintain standards and institutional information
  • Collect and maintain technological information
  • Investigation and research& development
  • Review issues and plan countermeasures
 Provide information to members relating to the following:
  • Wind turbines (electric/control system)
  • Electric/control components
  • Grid-connected facilities and grid connection conditions
  • Grid-stabilization (including weather prediction)

International Division

 The main missions are as follows:
  • Transmission of information from Japan
  • Collect and maintain standards and institutional information
  • Collect and maintain technological information
  • Collect and maintain installation results and plans
  • Review issues and plan countermeasures
 Provide information to members relating to the following:
  • Overseas wind power organizations
  • Overseas countries
  • Overseas wind turbine and related device manufacturers