Canadian Solar announced that it has begun the commercial operation of three solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in Japan, totaling approximately 6.2MW. The 6.2MW portfolio of projects include the 1.7MW Minamishimabara Plant - West in Minamishimabara City, Naga.. more
Trina Solar has signed a PV module supply agreement with Toyo Engineering Corporation (Toyo Engineering) for the 57.1MW Furukawa Mega Solar Project in Osaki City, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. The delivery has been started and will be completed before the end of .. more
Kyocera TCL Solar, a joint venture formed between Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation and Kyocera Corporation, will again construct floating PV power plant in Japan. The company has started construction of the 13.7MW floating solar powe.. more
Japan-based DOWA Hightech, a world leader of silver powder supplier, announced that the company is now checking the safety of the metal powder factory which was hit by an industrial accident on January 3 (related post). The product production processes could be gradually .. more
Japan-based DOWA Hightech, the world’s largest silver power provider, has been suspending manufacturing since January 3 due to a gas leak accident which killed two and injured two. DOWA will ship its silver powder inventory for clients to make PV-use conducti.. more
Three Korean life insurance companies, Kyobo Life, Heungkuk Life and Hanwha Life, jointly completed an acquisition of a 41.3MW solar power plant in Kagoshima, Japan from the original developers, Solariant Japan and Yingli Solar.
In a deal transaction totaling 20.. more
Orix Group and Sharp jointly announced the completion of a forest-mingled solar PV power plant “Sharp Tomatoh no Mori Solar Power Plant” in Tomakomai City, Hokkaido, Japan. The 45.6MWdc plant will commence operation on J.. more