Environment and Energy Business

The ORIX Group first invested in the wind power generation in 1995 and is now active in the power generation business using renewable energy including solar, geothermal, biomass and hydroelectric energy. As momentum builds in many countries around the world towards carbon neutrality by 2050, which could effectively achieve zero greenhouse gas emissions, the ORIX Group is contributing to the transition to a carbon-free society through its renewable energy business. 

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Elawan develops and operates wind and solar power plants in 14 countries around the world, with a focus on Europe and North and South America. To date, the company has commercialized approximately 2.9GW of projects and has secured more than 10GW of development pipeline in addition to approximately 726 MW of projects currently in operation and 598 MW under construction (as of June 30, 2021). Elawan’s strengths are expertise in and functions for integrated business from development to operation in countries around the world. Elawan is now positioned as a strategic platform for ORIX to expand its renewable energy business globally.