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
President Jin Kato
Vice Chairman, Japan Wind Development Co., Ltd.
Number of Members Regular Members : 317 Companies
Associate Members : 203 Companies
Local Government Members : 21 Organizations Total 541(As of JUL 1, 2023)
Vice President

Shigeru Yasu
Chairman and Director, Japan Renewable Energy Corporation

Kiyoshi Haraikawa
Executive Adviser, EOS Engineering & Service Co., Ltd.

Masaru Akiyoshi
Representative Director, Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation

Masato Yamada
President & CEO
MHI Vestas Japan Co., Ltd.

Managing Director Shigehito Nakamura
Managing Director, JWPA

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