Komatsu Solar PV Park is a 13.2MW solar PV power project. It is located in Ishikawa, 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 2018. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Etrion and Hitachi High-Technologies. Development Bank of Japan, The Kansai Electric Power and Osaka Gas are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 40%, 40% and 20% respectively.
Komatsu Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 30.5 hectares.
The project generates 14.2GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 4,000 households. The project cost is $38m.
The project got commissioned in May 2018.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Hokuriku Electric Power under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.281kWh for a period of 20 years. The contracted capacity is 13.2MW.
Hitachi High-Technologies was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.
Canadian Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 48,000 modules at the site.
The inverters were procured from Hitachi for the project.
Hitachi and Hitachi High-Technologies were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.
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Etrion Corp (Etrion), formerly PetroFalcon Corp, is a solar energy development company. The company produce power and builds, owns and operates utility-scale solar power generation plants. It develops greenfield solar power projects in Japan and Chile. Etrion owns and operates 57 MW of solar capacity in Japan. The company also operates various projects in the backlog and pipeline at different stages of development in Japan. Etrion partners with Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co., Ltd for the sale of solar assets. It operates solar projects in Mito, Shizukuishi, Misawa, Komatsu and Nigata in Japan. Etrion is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.
About Hitachi High-Technologies
Hitachi High-Technologies Corp (HHT) a subsidiary of Hitachi Ltd, manufactures and markets electronic and electrical equipment and systems. The company’s product portfolio include semiconductor manufacturing equipment, medical systems, industrial and information technology (IT) systems, and advanced industrial products. Its major products comprise analysis systems, electron microscopes and atomic force microscopes; medical systems, defect inspection systems, automotive sensor and control devices, industrial materials, electronic components, and functional chemicals. The company also offers ICT solutions, industrial solutions, and flat panel display equipment, and hard disk manufacturing equipment. It has business presence across Japan, the America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. HHT is headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan.