Yamaguchi Shin Mine Solar PV Park is a 56.3MW solar PV power project. It is located in Yamaguchi, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in May 2018.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Solar PV 56.3 56.3 Active Yamaguchi, Japan LG CNS


The project was developed by LG CNS and is currently owned by Macquarie Group with a stake of 100%.

Yamaguchi Shin Mine Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 1.42 km².

The project generates 66GWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 10,000 households. The project cost is $142.307m.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in May 2018.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to The Chugoku Electric Power under a power purchase agreement. The power is sold at the rate of $0.32kWh for a period of 20 years.

Contractors Involved

Toshiba Plant Systems & Services was selected to render EPC services for the solar PV power project.

Canadian Solar was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 173,000 modules at the site.

Canadian Solar and Toshiba Plant Systems & Services were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.

About LG CNS

LG CNS Co Ltd (LG CNS) a subsidiary of LG Corp, is a technology company that offers IT services and solutions. The company provides IT consulting, system integration, IT convergence and IT infra-solutions. Its IT solutions include smart transportation, smart defense, smart green solution, digital marketing, smart factory, smart government, smart media, smart device and service, big data and advanced analytics, finance solution, finance automation system and service, and cloud solutions. LG CNS also offers IT outsourcing, business process outsourcing, business strategy planning and infrastructure services. The company serves electronics, finance, chemical, healthcare, manufacturing, energy, public and telecommunication sectors. It has operations across South Korea. LG CNS is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea.


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