13. November 2017 · Comments Off on Japan unveils new technology to generate solar power on water · Categories: News

Japan has abundant dams and reservoirs, which attract many companies to promote solar power plant built on the surface of water. At Yamakura Dam, which is using industrial water supply in Chiba prefecture, a solar power plant using Kyocera’s solar panels on the surface of the reservoir of the dam will begin operating. “The reservoir of the dam has a surface area of about 60 hectares. A solar power plant using solar panels has been built on 30 per cent of the area, amounting to 18 hectares. The power plant

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