Jera Launches 20-GW Global Green Energy Platform
Jera Co's new venture, JERA Nex, aims to deploy 20 GW of green energy by 2035, led by Nathalie Oosterlinck to drive a future of sustainable, affordable power.
Apr 15, 2024 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Asia, Jera Co
Japan Boosts Perovskite Solar Tech with Tariff Incentives
Japan's push for perovskite solar technology aims to revolutionize urban energy generation, with domestic companies leading the charge towards a sustainable future.
Mar 8, 2024 // Technology, Japan, Asia, perovskite
Dominion Sells 38-MW Solar Park to Japan
Dominion divests another large PV plant in Spain, taking its total divestment to over EUR 200 million. Invest in the future of renewable energy!
Dec 29, 2023 // Plants, Japan, Asia, dominion, Solar Park
SKY Perfect JSAT Expands Solar Forecasts Worldwide
SKY Perfect JSAT is launching its "Solar Meilleur" service in Europe to help solar power plants predict solar radiation & generate yield forecasts using weather satellite data & AI-supported devices. "Solar TAMAGO" will help traders in Europe take advantage of short-term solar power trading opportunities.
Dec 28, 2023 // Technology, Japan, Asia, SKY Perfect JSAT
Gurin Energy Enters Japan with 500MW Battery Project
Gurin Energy Pte Ltd announces construction of 500-MW/2-GWh BESS in Japan, the largest of its kind in Asia. Set for completion in 2026, this JPY 91 billion project will help Japan meet its renewable energy goals & add 10GW of storage capacity by 2030.
Dec 20, 2023 // Storage, Japan, Asia, Gurin Energy
Aisin Corp Signs VPPA for 50 MW from Texas Solar Plant
Aisin Corp, a Japanese automotive parts supplier, has partnered with Greenalia to reserve 50 MW of energy from Texas' Misae II solar project. Greenalia will generate 130 GWh of electricity annually for Aisin's North American unit, 18% of the project's capacity. Misae II is expected to be operational by late 2025 and could expand up to 695 MWdc.
Dec 15, 2023 // Plants, Japan, Asia, Aisin Corp
BCPG Offloads Japan Solar Assets to Obton
BCPG is selling its entire solar portfolio in Japan to Danish investor Obton, comprising 104MW of operational plants and 13MW of projects, valued at THB 10.38 billion. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2021.
Dec 14, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Asia, obton, BCPG
Trina Solar Powers Japan's Industrial Energy Storage
Trina Solar enters the industrial energy storage sector in Japan, partnering with Narashinrinsigen to supply 30MWh of storage capacity from 2024. Trina Storage’s Elementa 2 boasts zero battery degradation in the first year of operation. With over 100 global partners and projects exceeding 10 GWh, this collaboration will contribute significantly to the global energy transition.
Dec 13, 2023 // Storage, Japan, Asia, Trina Solar
Vena Energy Powers Aomori With 20 MW Solar
Discover how Vena Energy's two 20 MW solar parks in Japan will generate enough electricity to power 4,900 homes and their ever-growing network of 45 GW of onshore, offshore, and battery assets in the Asia-Pacific region. Find out more!
Dec 1, 2023 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Asia, PV Power Plant, Vena Energy
1GW Renewables: Japanese Duo Target Spain, Italy
Tokyu Land and Renewable Japan have joined forces to deliver 1GW of renewable energy to power Spain and Italy, with a 39.9MW solar PV park already operational. Invest in a greener future when you join this dynamic duo!
Oct 12, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Spain, Europe, Asia
Japan Benex Switches on 4-MW Roof-Rented PV Array
Japan Benex Corporation launched a 4-MW rooftop solar array in Ibaraki prefecture, central Japan. Benefit from the electricity and environmental value produced with one of Japan's largest roof-rented photovoltaic arrays, featuring 7,280 solar modules capable of producing 4.16 million kWh of electricity annually.
Sep 21, 2023 // Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia, Benex
IHI Leads Japan's 1GW Hydrogen Export for Queensland
IHI Corp joins consortium behind innovative HyNQ - North Queensland Energy Project, an integrated green hydrogen & ammonia production & export complex powered by behind-the-meter wind & solar plants. Pre-FEED study complete, FEED to start Q1 2024, launch 2027/2028.
Sep 15, 2023 // Solar to Fuel, Japan, Asia, queensland, green hydrogen, IHI Corp
Non-Volatile Memory Breakthrough: Layered Nickelate
Researchers from Tohoku University and University of Tsukuba in Japan have made a breakthrough in developing a non-volatile phase change memory using a nickelate material. Discover the potential advantages of this material with improved performance, sustainability and lower costs.
Sep 11, 2023 // Technology, Japan, Asia, perovskite, University of Tsukuba, Tohoku University
Toshiba Achieves 16.6% Efficiency on Perovskite Solar Module
Toshiba achieves 16.6% efficiency for its polymer film-based perovskite solar module, setting a new record. The one-step coating process enables a faster production process and a lightweight panel ideal for difficult installation locations. By 2025, Toshiba plans to make this technology available for mass production.
Aug 28, 2023 // Technology, Japan, Asia, perovskite, solar module, Toshiba
Pattern Energy Exits Japan: 6GW Clean Energy Assets Sold
Pattern Energy Group LP announces sale of its Japanese renewable energy assets and majority stake in Tokyo-based GPI to Japanese utility Jera Co Inc and NTT Anode Energy Corp. Portfolio includes 4 GW of wind projects and 6 GW of assets across North America. CEO Hunter Armistead focuses on growing pipeline in US.
Aug 7, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Asia, pattern energy