Canadians salute rising sun
24MW Yamaguchi solar plant comes online in Japan
Canadian Solar has started commercial operations at the 24MW Yamaguchi solar plant in Japan.
The project is utilises 92,064 of the company’s CS6P-260P/CS6P-255P modules, and is the largest Canadian Solar has developed in the country.
Electricity generated by the project will be purchased by Chugoku Electric Power Company under a 20-year feed-in-tariff contract at the rate of $0.38 per kWh.
Canadian Solar chairman and chief executive Shawn Qu said: “With 167MW of projects under construction and 66MW of projects ready to build, we are well on track to deliver more solar projects in Japan.”
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