Webinar - Solar Market Regulations and O&M Developments in Japan

21 Feb. 2017 by

During this webinar, RTS Corporation's Izumi Kaizuka highlighted the latest market regulation developments while GSSG Solar’s Martin Mesmer reflected on the current O&M trends in the Japanese solar market.

Topics that will be discussed:

  • Current status of the Japanese PV market
  • Overview of the revised Renewable Energy Law
  • Criteria for PV plant approval under new FIT program
  • FIT reduction and new tender system
  • RTS forecast on the PV installed capacity 
  • Operating in mountainous terrain – how to avoid or minimize grading costs
  • JIS 8955 standard reinforcement for mechanical racking
  • Potential value of drones for OPEX reductions
  • Portfolio aggregation – portfolio thinking versus asset thinking in Japan