Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills PV Park is a 100MW solar PV power project. It is located in Kagoshima, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2020.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 100 100 Active Kagoshima, Japan Gaia Power; Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills


The project was developed by Gaia Power and Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills. The project is co-owned by Kyocera, Kyudenko and Tokyo Century, with their respective ownership stake of 9.1% each.

Kanoya Osaki Solar Hills PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 220 hectares.

The project generates 117,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 39,300 households, offsetting 52,940t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $371.506m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in May 2020.

Contractors Involved

Kyocera was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 356,928 modules at the site.

Kyudenko is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

About Gaia Power

Gaia Power Limited is a provider of sustainable energy company. The company produce renewable electricity by recycled wood. The company is headquartered in the UK.


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