Japanese METI had decided to decommission the 7MW floating turbine due to its poor performance in FY2019.
METI made auction and Consortium of Yoshida-Gumi and JMU won it.
The decommissioning work started in May 2020.
They de-anchored 7MW floating turbine and move it to Kinko-Wan (Bay) at Kagoshima pref..
The decommissioning work are done at Kinko-Wan in July 2020.
You can find explanation chart and photos in the following Consortium's Web site.
【How to decommission ?】
- To take off the export cable, from 12 May to 16 May in 2020.
- To de-anchoring, from 26 May to 10 June in 2020.
- To carry 7MW floating turbine to Kagoshima, from 9 June to 22 June in 2020.
by Yomiuri news (movie), on 12 June 2020.
錦江湾に巨大な風車現れる！ その正体は・・・(in Japanese)
by Kagoshima TV (news movie), on 24 June 2020