Jera et al Begin Commercial Operation of 128MW Wind Farm in Taiwan

2020/03/11 18:33
Sousuke Kudou, technical writer
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The "Formosa 1" offshore wind farm in Taiwan (source: Jera)

Jera Co Inc announced Jan 6, 2020, that an offshore wind farm participated in by the company started commercial operation in Taiwan Dec 27, 2019.

Jera (Minato-ku, Tokyo) is a fifty-fifty joint venture between TEPCO Fuel & Power Inc and Chubu Electric Power Co Inc.

The wind farm, "Formosa 1," is equipped with 22 wind turbines anchored to the seabed about 2-6km off the coast of Miaoli County, Taiwan. Its total output is 128MW, of which 8MW (two wind turbines) started commercial operation in April 2017.