Kansai Arida Solar Park is a 30MW solar PV power project. It is located in Wakayama, 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 October 2015. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Kanden Energy Solution and TonenGeneral Sekiyu. The project is currently owned by The Kansai Electric Power.

Kansai Arida Solar Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 45 hectares.

The project generates 31,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 9,000 households, offsetting 16,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is $64.111m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in October 2015.

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About Kanden Energy Solution

Kanden Energy Solution Co Inc is a Power company that produce power and also offers energy management services. The company is headquartered in Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan.

About TonenGeneral Sekiyu

TonenGeneral Sekiyu KK (TonenGeneral) is an energy company that imports, refines and processes crude oil. It also manufactures, distributes and markets petroleum and petrochemical products. The company’s product portfolio includes lubricants, naphtha, sulphur, kerosene, hydrocarbon resin, diesel, fuel oil, gasoline, olefins, ethylene, petroleum resins, aromatics and specialty chemicals. TonenGeneral has interest in a network of refineries in Sakai, Wakayama, Chiba and Kawasaki. It also operates a chain of self service retail stations in Japan under the brand name Express, Esso and Mobil under license. The company also sells electric power produced at its in-house power generation facilities to external parties. TonenGeneral is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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