SPI Energy announced that it has acquired 50% equity interest in two solar projects ("EAG 5&6" or the "Projects"), currently under construction with combined capacity of 3.98 MW, from Japan-based EastAsi.. more
Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) held the fifth committee on December 5, 2016 to review the Feed-in-Tariffs (FIT) schemes for fiscal year 2017. Besides presenting details for solar tender prog.. more
Canadian Sola has closed JPY14.9 billion (US$141.5 million) senior and subordinate non-recourse term loan facilities to finance the construction and operation of a 55MWp solar power plant in the Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan. The facilities were arranged by Hanwha Ass.. more
A new solar power plant have been completed in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. An enterprise established jointly by Kyocera and its partners announced the completion of the 14.5MW solar power plant, which began operation on November 2.
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Toshiba Corporation has broken ground on a new Hydrogen Application Center at its Fuchu Complex in western Tokyo. Scheduled to start operation in April 2017, the center will be built around a newly designed H2One™ hydrogen power system that will use renewable .. more
Japan’s solar market keeps shrinking. Japan Photovoltaic Energy Association (JPEA) has announced statistics to Japan’s second quarter of fiscal year 2016 (ended on September 30, 2016) and noted that the demand decline has squeezed domestic module shipment.. more
Etrion, a solar independent power producer, announced the signing of a project finance agreement with Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited (SuMi Trust) for the construction of the 13.2MW Komatsu solar project located in the Ishikawa Prefecture of Japan. Etrion wi.. more