Gigasolar Solar PV Park is a 17MW solar PV power project. It is located in Fukushima, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Gigasolar Materials.

Gigasolar Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 125 hectares.

The project generates 20,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 5,000 households. The project cost is $51m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in May 2015.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Tohoku Electric Power under a power purchase agreement at the rate of $0.357kWh from 2015.

Contractors involved

The solar PV modules for the project were supplied by Motech Industries and TSEC.

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About Gigasolar Materials

Gigasolar Materials Corp (Giga Solar), formerly Gigastorage optoelectronic materials is a solar products manufacturing company that manufactures and markets solar conductive pastes. The company offers products such as solar cell backside aluminum paste, solar cell front side silver paste, solar cell backside silver paste, and others. Its front side silver paste finds applications in producing cell electrodes. Giga Solar also provides solar conductive paste that includes organic chemistry, mechanical and electrical science, inorganic materials, high-temperature sintering, fine-line printing, and chemical reactions, among others. The company connects with upstream and downstream solar energy industries. Giga Solar is headquartered in Hukou, Taiwan.


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