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Japan’s JERA acquires 49% stake in Formosa II

The transaction marks the energy company’s second investment in a Macquarie Capital-backed offshore wind project in Taiwan.
Offshore wind farm

Stonepeak seals first offshore wind deal in Taiwan

The acquisition of a 95% stake in the renewables division of chemical manufacturer Swancor, includes a stake in the 376MW Formosa II project.

Taiwan´s offshore wind sector to face financing turbulence

Sources warn of diminishing support from export credit agencies as the country steps ups its localisation requirements.
Long row a very tall windmills offshore

Localisation requirements delay financial close for wpd’s Yunlin project

Company cites preparatory work over the supply chain, including local content requirements, for delay over Taiwan’s 640MW wind project.
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Throwing a FiT: inside Taiwan’s offshore wind debacle

After an unexpected feed-in-tariff cut, investors and developers ponder whether they have overlooked political risks in a seemingly promising market.

Is Taiwan’s offshore opportunity gone with the wind?

An unexpected cut in government subsidies threw the island’s offshore wind market into disarray. Now, Taipei is trying to convince worried renewables investors to stay.

Taiwan back-pedals on proposed FiT cut after developers push back

While the new FiT tariff at NT$5.516 per MW is still 5.7% lower than last year's, it represents a much more modest reduction than the 12.7% cut the government had in mind.

wpd to scrap offshore wind project if Taiwan cuts tariffs – exclusive

The Taiwanese government is expected to announce a final decision on 2019 FiT by the end of next week.

Ørsted warns Taiwan’s proposed tariff cut could impact ‘final investment decision’

The Taiwanese government has proposed a 12.7% cut in feed-in-tariffs for offshore wind PPAs in 2019.

Taiwan’s first domestic infra fund nears first close – exclusive

The fund has already raised more than $250m, mainly from Taiwanese life insurers, and will focus on attracting commitments from public pension funds over the next year.
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