Hirono Solar PV Park is a 25MW solar PV power project. It is located in Iwate, 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 June 2016. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by X-ELIO Energy.

Hirono Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 410,000 square meters.

The project generates 35,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 8,000 households. The project cost is $66.643m.

The project consists of 81,263 modules.

Development status

The project got commissioned in June 2016.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Tohoku Electric Power under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors involved

Juwi Shizen Energy Operation was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Juwi Shizen Energy Operation is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

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About X-ELIO Energy

X-ELIO Energy SL (X-ELIO), formerly Gestamp Solar, is a renewable energy company. The company constructs, design, develops, installs, finances and operates solar photovoltaic plants. It offers services such as site selection, feasibility studies, project definitions, construction, transport and assembly, negotiations and project legalization. X-ELIO also provides monitoring, operation and maintenance, project design and investment analysis services. The company is fococused to adopt traditional sources such as oil and coal. Solar energy is expected to become the biggest source of electricity in the world. It has operational presence across the Americas, Africa, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe. X-ELIO is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.


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