KABASHIMA GOTO offshore

Floating ocean wind power

DATA

COASTAL AREA : 2.7㎢  (3.4㎞×0.8km)

WIND CONDITION

■ WEATHER / OCEAN CURRENT CONDITION

Average wind velocity of 7.0m/s or over at 80m high for 9 months per year (annual average of wind velocity approximately 7.6m/s)

■ Wind Condition Simulation Result

Shifting of monthly average wind velocity and distribution (at 80m high)

■ NEDO Local Wind Condition Map

Ground Height 70m, ●Location

Environmental Ministry/Ocean Wind Power Generation Field Project

■ Ocean Wind Power Generation Field Project

[Environmental ministry] Environmental ministry is installing and operating 2MW floating ocean wind power generator in oceanic region, first in the country.

2010 Base design/Engineering

2011 Design/Engineering of small scale prototype

2012 Small scale prototype installation/Testing model design

2013 Engineering/Installation/Operation testing model

2014 Operation/Data collection

2015 Project assessment/Completion

(Environmental Ministry brochure)