Industry status
Natural energy - the wind power generation is in the center of it.

Development Procedure

    • 01. Location review
    • 1. Wind Resources and installation condition review : Wind resource map, Local residents Acceptability
      2. System linkage review : Check substation capacity / Transmission line review
    • 02. Wind Resources Investigation
    • 1. Landowner consultation : Confirmation of state-owned, public-owned/privately owned land
      2. Wind measuring installment installation and resource measurement(over 1 year)
    • 03. Business feasibility review
    • 1.Micro-siting
      2.Business feasibility evaluation
    • 04. Authorization for power generation business
    • 1. Confirmation of business plan and basic design
      2. Related consultation with local autonomous entity (local government) and local residents Acceptability
      3. Authorization for power generation business
        - Less than 3,000kW: City mayor/Do governor approval (local autonomous entity (local government) application and authorization)
        - Over 3,000kW: Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy authorization(Application and Authorization of Electric Commission)
      ※ Must have wind measuring instrument and over 1 year of measurement data
    • 05. System Linkage Application
    • 1. Sign a contract for the use of power installation for electricity transmission
    • 06. Design of wind farm
    • 1. Detailed design for entry road and generator installation
    • 07. Licensing & Authorization
    • 1. Environmental Impact Assessment(Ministry of Environment)
        - Preliminary consultation with local environment agency
        - Small-size Environmental Impact Assessment
        - Strategy Environmental Impact Assessment(Urban-goon-level development plan)
        - Environmental Impact Assessment(over 100MW, Business area over 300,000 ㎡)
      ※ Main review items : Baekdudaegan Mountain Range inclusion check, Ecological natural grade review
      2. Consultation on land use management in accordance with the Act on Management and Operation of Forest Management Act and National Forest (Korea Forest Service)
      3. Development activities authorization and other licenses: Consultation with related departments and organizations of local governments
    • 08. Construction of wind farm
    • 1. Generator installation and opening of entry and management road
      2. Construction of transmission lines and substations
      3. Completion inspection
        - Completion inspection of the wind farm (local autonomous entity (local government))
        - Inspection prior to using electric installation (Korea Electric Safety Corporation)
        - Confirmation of facility installation for REC application (Korea Energy Agency(KEA))
    • 09. Initiation of operation
    • Completion of the power plant and commencement of commercial operation
    • 01. Location review
    • 1. Wind Resources and installation condition review : Wind resource map, Local residents Acceptability
      2. System linkage review : Check substation capacity / Transmission line review
    • 02. Wind Resources Investigation
    • 1. Land, Maritime usage plan review
        - Maritime energy development zone review(Marine Space Planning and Management Act)
      2. Installation of maritime wind instruments (including lidar) and measurement of resources (over 1 year)
        - In-advance licensing and authorization including maritime survey, design, and authorization for the use of shared surface points
      3. Local autonomous entity (local government), landowners, owners of fishing ground (Local residents information sessions and public hearings)
    • 03. Environmental location Investigation
    • 1. Marine Environment Investigation: Ground, geological features, water depth investigation, etc.
      2. Preliminary analysis of the surrounding environment
        - Transportation, Assembly, Installation related
        - Landscape, on-land animal and flora, noise, vibration, waste, marine ecosystem, etc.
    • 04. Business feasibility review
    • 1. Micro-siting (generator model review, substructure review, and selection)
      2. Business feasibility evaluation
      3. Business plan confirmation and basic design
    • 05. SPC composition and PF
    • 1. SPC composition and PF
    • 06. Authorization for power generation business
    • 1. Authorization for power generation business
        - Over 3,000kW : Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy authorization(Application and authorization of Electric Commission)
      ※ Must install wind meter and measurement data for over 1 year
    • 07. System Linkage Application
    • 1. Sign a contract for the use of electrical installation for power transmission
    • 08. Design of wind farm
    • 1. Detailed design of wind farm (foundation, transmission line, generator arrangement, transportation, installation, etc.)
    • 09. Development authorization
    • 1. Influence on military radio wave evaluation(Ministry of National Defense)
      2. Cultural asset index investigation(Cultural Heritage Administration)
      3. Usage agreement for shore region (Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries)
      4. Maritime Traffic safety diagnosis (Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries)
      5. Authorization to use shared water surface points (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport, Regional Port Authority)
      6 Other local autonomous entity (local government) licensing & authorization
    • 10. Consultation for resident compensation
    • 1. Damage investigation service
      2. Consultation for resident compensation
    • 11. Construction of the wind farm
    • 1. Preliminary arrangements including base harbor and construction site
      2. Installation of the base for the generator and substation
      3. Installation of submarine and on-land cable
      4. Transportation and installation of generators and substations
      5. Test operation and performance inspection, completion inspection
      - Inspection of completion of the wind farm (local governments)
      - Inspection of electric installations prior to use (Korea Electric Safety Corporation)
      - Confirmation of facility installation for REC application (Korea Energy Agency(KEA))
    • 12. Start of Operation
    • 1. Completion of generators and initiation of commercial operation
      2. Monitoring and post-environmental impact investigation (local governments, Ministry of Environment)
      3. Maintenance and repairment of generators and offshore base