With the consolidation of the Japan Wind Power Association and the Wind Power Development Association on April 1, adding new affiliated members, a new association, the Japan Wind Power Association (JWPA) was formed. On May 26, JWPA held a regular general assembly of members and elected directors and presented activity reports from the divisions.
At the meeting of the board of directors after the regular general assembly of members, a president and vice presidents were elected, and the new Japan Wind Power Association started under the new administration.
Number of members: 162 companies (as of May 26)
President: Tetsuro Nagata (Eurus Energy Holdings Corporation)
Vice president: Eitaro Takayama (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.)
Vice president: Masayuki Tsukawaki (Japan Wind Development Co., Ltd)
Vice president: Hiroo Akaba (The Japan Steel Works, Ltd. )