BayWa r.e. make money from 'vigorous need' for solar modules in Europe
German farming group BayWa has claimed its renewables service saw an "unusually strong" beginning to the year, driven by high demand for solar modules and also the sale of a PV plant in Japan
May 7, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Japan, Asia, baywa r.e., BayWa, Klaus Josef Lutz
Americas to 'lead worldwide storage by 2025'
US will be accountable for the most development and also will certainly be complied with by China and afterwards Japan, says Wood Mackenzie
Apr 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, Japan, Wood Mackenzie, China, Asia, North America, Dan Finn-Foley
Japan's Lixil to develop 5-MW solar plant on roof of Thai factory
Tokyo-based supplier of building products as well as housing tools Lixil Corp (TYO:5938), announced last week it will set up a 5-MW solar plant on the roof of an aluminium factory in Thailand.
Apr 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Japan, Thailand, Asia, PV Power Plant, Lixil
Agrivoltaics Guarantee Conjunction With Agriculture For Solar
Solar, despite excellent development for in the direction of coming to be the cheapest, greenest and also cleanest source of power, still has one weak spot. The large systems of land that are needed for each MW of solar created on the ground.
Apr 9, 2021 // Plants, Japan, Solar Panels, Solar Energy, Asia, agrivoltaics, Delhi, Farmdo Group
Canadian Solar Starts Building on 143 MWp of Solar Projects in Japan
announced today that it has actually started construction on four solar projects in Japan completing 143 MWp This portfolio includes Canadian Solar's flagship mega-project, the 100 MWp Azuma Kofuji project found in the Fukushima Prefecture, as well as various other projects completing 43 MWp in the Ibaraki as well as Hiroshima Prefectures.
Apr 8, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Canadian Solar, Asia, Dr. Shawn Qu, solar projects
Solar Nation Rankings. The top 5 in Past 5 Years, the Next 5 Years
The surge in solar capability in the past years, especially because 2015, has been out there for all to see. It was simply a few years back in 2012 that the world commemorated covering the 100 GW mark in solar. Contrast that with 2021, when the globe expects to include 150 GW in just the year itself!
Apr 6, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Japan, Spain, Germany, Italy, India, China, Australia, Europe, Asia, IRENA, Oceania, North America, Vietnam, International
Fujitsu, AutoGrid to Boost Renewable Energy utilize in Japan With VPP Remedy
Fujitsu will certainly start offering Autogrid Virtual Power Plant (VPP) service in Japan under a brand-new collaboration arrangement.
Apr 6, 2021 // Software, Japan, Asia, virtual power plant, AutoGrid, Distributed Energy Resources, Fujitsu, Amit Narayan, Michiaki Morioka
Orix to set up 2.2-MW PV system under PPA with denim fabrics manufacturer
Japanese monetary solutions team Orix Corp (TYO:8591) will certainly establish a 2.25-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) array under a brand-new power purchase contract (PPA) with garments and also fabric business Kaihara Co Ltd
Apr 5, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Asia, Orix
Water splitting for solar energy conversion
In order to allow large-scale hydrogen manufacturing utilizing solar power, particulate photocatalysts are being researched as an easy as well as cost-effective remedy to splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen. It is necessary to establish a photocatalyst that can effectively make use of visible light, which makes up a big part of solar energy, in the water decomposition response.
Mar 31, 2021 // Technology, Solar to Fuel, Japan, Asia, hydrogen
Photovoltaics can make the globe fossil-free faster than anticipated
A group of researchers led by Aarhus University and including specialists from universities as well as expertise establishments in the United States, Europe, Japan and also Australia has actually published an article in the distinguished scientific journal Joule verifying that the role of solar photovoltaic or pv installations in future eco-friendly power systems should be dramatically upgraded.
Mar 30, 2021 // Technology, USA, Japan, Australia, Europe, Asia, Oceania, North America, Denmark, Aarhus University, Marta Victoria
Unusual magnetic transition in perovskite oxide can help enhance spintronics
Change steel perovskites oxides show a number of desirable properties, consisting of high-temperature superconductivity and electrocatalysis. Currently, scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology explore the structure and buildings of a perovskite oxide, PbFeO3, in anticipation of the uncommon charge distribution and exotic magnetic transitions shown by such systems. They report 2 of the magnetic changes, with a distinctive change above space temperature level and also check out its causes, opening doors to prospective applications in realizing brand-new spintronic tools.
Mar 30, 2021 // Technology, Japan, Asia, perovskite, Masaki Azuma, Hena Das
Toshiba completes 6.4-MW roof PV plant in Japan
Toshiba Corp (TYO:6502) said on Wednesday it has completed, together with partners, a 6.4-MW rooftop solar setup at the Tahara plant of Tokyo Steel Manufacturing Co Ltd (TYO:5423) in Aichi prefecture.
Mar 25, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Rooftop PV, Japan, Asia, rooftop PV, Toshiba
Shizen Energy acquires funds for farm-type solar plant in Japan
Japanese renewables developer Shizen Energy Inc has commenced construction of a 2.19-MWp solar energy plant on abandoned farming lands in Kagoshima prefecture after raising the needed funds.
Mar 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Asia, solar plant, Shizen Energy
Nissan intends 20-MW solar development at Sunderland plant
Japanese carmaker Nissan Motor Co Ltd (TYO:7201) today announced a proposed 20-MW extension of an existing solar park that powers its center in Sunderland, the UK.
Mar 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, UK, Europe, Asia, solar farm, Nissan Motor Co Ltd
Canadian Solar Finishes 61 MWp Solar Portfolio Sale in Japan
Canadian Solar Inc. revealed today that it has actually completed the sale of 2 functional projects completing 61 MWp to Canadian Solar Infrastructure Fund for JPY 30.6 billion (about US$ 283 million).
Mar 9, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Japan, Canadian Solar, Asia, PV Power Plant, International, Shawn Qu