Minamisoma-Kashima Solar PV Park is a 59.9MW 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 March 2018. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed and owned by Sumitomo. The company has a stake of 50%.

Minamisoma-Kashima Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 100 hectares.

The project generates 64GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 20,000 households. The project cost is $201.06m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2018.

Power purchase agreement

Summit Energy and Tohoku Electric Power are the power offtakers from the project.

Contractors involved

Taisei and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Toshiba was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company provided 221,496 modules each with 270W of nameplate capacity.

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems supplied 1 inverters to the project site.

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems supplied 60 inverters to the project site.

Toshiba Plant Systems & Services is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project.

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About Sumitomo

Sumitomo Corp (Sumitomo) is a business enterprise that operates in metal products, infrastructure, transportation, construction systems, media, network and lifestyle retail, general products, real estate, financial services, logistics, mineral resources and energy, chemicals, and electronics industries. It provides crop protection products, fertilizers, and other agricultural materials. The company also provides leasing of aircraft; telecommunication services in Myanmar; and carries out the import and export of chemicals, machinery, metals, fuels; trilateral trade and domestic and international business investment. It operates in several countries in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, CIS, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Sumitomo is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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