By: Yang Su-min and Evelyn Kao
DONG Energy has chosen Taiwan as its first stop in Asia and plans to build four offshore wind farms before exploring further offshore wind opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region, Taiwan’s Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs (MOEA) Shen Jong-chin (沈榮津) said at the opening ceremony.
Shen said Taiwan does not rule out the possibility of establishing a joint venture with DONG Energy to break into the Asia Pacific market.
Meanwhile, Matthias Bausenwein, the company’s general manager in Asia, said that DONG Energy very much believes in Taiwan’s ambition to develop renewable energy and the market potential of offshore wind power in Asia. [FULL STORY]