SoftBank, Mitsui to Build 43MW Solar Station in Central Japan

Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) — SoftBank Corp.’s clean energy unit
and Mitsui & Co. will build a 43-megawatt solar power station in
central Japan.

The plant in Shizuoka prefecture is slated to start
operations by March 2017, SB Energy Corp. and Mitsui said in a
statement today.

The station will produce enough electricity for about
15,000 households a year, according to the statement.

To contact the reporter on this story:
Chisaki Watanabe in Tokyo at

To contact the editors responsible for this story:
Reed Landberg at
Iain Wilson, Abhay Singh

About BloombergNEF

BloombergNEF (BNEF) is a strategic research provider covering global commodity markets and the disruptive technologies driving the transition to a low-carbon economy. Our expert coverage assesses pathways for the power, transport, industry, buildings and agriculture sectors to adapt to the energy transition. We help commodity trading, corporate strategy, finance and policy professionals navigate change and generate opportunities.
Sign up for our free monthly newsletter →

Want to learn how we help our clients put it all together? Contact us