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Basic Philosophy

By expanding wind power generation, we improve the energy security of our country and contribute to solutions for global environmental problems including warming
By bringing together all the relevant industries and enterprises, we promote the sound growth of wind power industries and expand wind power generation at home and abroad.
As an industry group representing our country, we conduct ourselves with a strong awareness of our responsibility.
We are accountable and maintain compliance by ensuring the function and ability to exert influence both internally and externally.


December 17, 2001 Voluntary association established
July 4, 2005 Limited intermediate corporation established
May 27, 2009 Started as a general incorporated association
April 1, 2010 Consolidated with the Wind Power Development Association

Association Overview

Name General Incorporated Association Japan Wind Power Association
Nihon Furyoku Hatsuden Kyoukai
Location Third Floor, Uechi Building, 3-15-3 Nishishinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0003 Japan
E-mail Please click Inquiry
President Jin Kato
Vice Chairman, Japan Wind Development Co., Ltd.
Vice President
  • Kazuo Suzuki
    Senior Project Manager, Power Source & Infrastructure Business Management, Hitachi Power Solutions Co., Ltd.
  • Shigeru Yasu
    Chairman and Director, Japan Renewable Energy Corporation
  • Kiyoshi Haraikawa
    Executive Adviser, EOS Engineering & Service Co., Ltd.
  • Kunio Unezaki
    Executive Vice President, Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation
Managing Director Shigehito Nakamura
Number of Members Regular Members 240 Companies Associate Members 169 Companies Local Government Members 18 Organizations Total 427
(As of NOV 20, 2019)

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