Japanese METI&MLIT hold government-industry dialogue for offshore wind

Japanese METI&MLIT hold government-industry dialogue for offshore wind

The Japanese government (METI & MLIT) has announced that it will hold a public-private dialogue committee for promoting offshore wind power in the afternoon on 17 July 2020 in Tokyo.
It is a system that scoops up the voice of the industrial world of various power sources.
It is a concept similar to Sector Deal in UK and Poland.

JWPA has proposed the offshore wind target such as; 10GW by 2030 and 30GW-45GW by 2040.

Ministers of both Ministry attended the committee.
Recently, Japanese government has made significant announcements regarding offshore wind power.
Japan is about to enter the age of full-scale offshore wind power.

【JWPA Web Articles in Japanese】

JWPA、2040年の洋上風力30GW以上の導入主張 官民協議会初会合, on 17 July 2020

日本政府が洋上風力の官民協議会の開催を発表しました on 9 July 2020

【Reports by newspaper】

Japan to build more offshore wind farms: minister, on 18 July 2020 by Mainichi Shinbun