Kyocera to provide 13 MW of solar modules for Japanese solar plant
Diversified Japanese industrial group Kyocera today said that it would provide approximately 13 MW of solar modules for the Ohgishima Solar Power Plant's mega solar system, planned by Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) with construction by Hitachi, Ltd.
PV Power plant for TEPCO; source domain-b.com
Domain-b.com -- Scheduled for completion in 2011, the installation will be one of the largest in Japan, providing electricity for approximately 3,800 homes and off-setting about 5,800 tons of CO2 emissions each year. To promote land-use efficiency, the Kyocera solar modules, covering about 57 acres, will be installed on an artificial island just outside of Tokyo Bay. Kyocera has a track record of providing solar modules for large-scale power plants in Europe - the world's largest solar energy market.