IBC Solar to Build Its 1st Mega Solar Plants in Japan

2014/06/05 21:05
Shinichi Kato, Nikkei BP CleanTech Institute

IBC Solar, a Germany-based solar panel manufacturer, announced that it will build two mega (large-scale) solar power plants in Japan.

IBC Solar will construct 2.3MW and 1.6MW solar power plants in Sakura City and Ohtawara City, Tochigi Prefecture, respectively, planning to sell them to investors. They will be the company's first mega solar plants in Japan. For the 2.3MW plant, whose construction started in mid-May, it will use 9,144 units of its "IBC PolySol 255" panel.