Basic Philosophy

  1. By expanding wind power generation, we improve the energy security of our country and contribute to solutions for global environmental problems including warming
  2. 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.
  3. As an industry group representing our country, we conduct ourselves with a strong awareness of our responsibility.
  4. 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(JWPA)
Location Nishishinbashi Annex Bldg 3F, 1-22-10,Nishishinbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, 105-0003, Japan

Masaru Akiyoshi
Representative Director Executive Vice President, Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation

Number of Members Regular Members : 295 Companies
Associate Members : 196 Companies
Local Government Members : 20 Organizations Total 511 (As of Apr 1,2024)
Vice President

Masato Yamada *Acting President(JWPA Review Committee)
President & CEO,MHI Vestas Japan Co., Ltd.

Hitoshi Katayama Senior Fellow, Energy Aggregation Division, Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation

Managing Director Shigehito Nakamura
Managing Director, JWPA

Organization Chart

Organization Chart