OR Yamaguchi Mine Solar Power Plant is a 56.422MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Yamaguchi, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2018 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2023. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by ORIX.

OR Yamaguchi Mine Solar Power Plant is a ground-mounted solar project which is planned over 116 hectares.

The project is expected to generate 64,880.264MWh electricity and supply enough clean energy to power 18,000 households. The project cost is expected to be around $92.081m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2018. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2023.

Contractors involved

Toda and Toshiba Plant Systems & Services are expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Sharp will be the supplier of the PV modules for the solar power project. The company is expected to install 205,172 modules at the site.

The inverters are expected to be procured from Huawei Technologies for the project.

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About ORIX

ORIX Corp (ORIX) is a diversified financial services group. Along with its subsidiaries, it offers leasing, lending, rentals, automobile leasing and rentals, life insurance and card loans, trust and banking services, and real estate services to SMEs, corporates, and individuals. It also invests in, develops, and leases offices, commercial facilities, rental condominiums, and logistics centers. Apart from financial services, the company deals in the areas of concession, agriculture, power generation, energy conservation, resources and waste processing, and electric power supply, car sharing, and automobile management. The company has its operations spanning the US, Asia, Oceania, the Middle East, and Europe. ORIX is headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan.


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