Top 20 Largest Solar PV Plants in the Japanese Pipeline


Rank Name Location Size (MW) Start construction End construction Investing Companies Design, EPC
1 Ukujima Mega Solar Park Nagasaki 480 2015 no info Photovolt Development Partners / Ukijima Mega Solar Service / Kyocera / Kyudenko/ Orix / Mizuho Bank Kyocera, Kyudenko
2 Setouchi mega Solar Project Okayama 231.44 October2014 second Quarter 2019 Toyo Engineering / GE Energy Financial Services / Kuniumi Asset Management / Chudenko Toyo Engeneering
3 Watari Town Mega Solar Project Miyagi 100 March2016 2018 NTT Group Yamasa
4 Minamisouma Mega Solar Fukushima 100 Unknown Unknown Unknown Unknown
5 Hosoe Mega-solar Project Miyazaki 96.2 March2015 2018 Pacifico Energy / GE Energy Financial Services Toyo Engeneering
6 Kanoya Osaki Solar hills Kagoshima 92 Second half of FY2015 2017 Gaia Power / Kyocera / Kyudenko / Century Tokyo Leasing Kyudenko, Gaia Power
7 Suwa city Shiga Solar Business Nagano 89 2018 2021 looop Unknown
8 Fukushima nishigo mura MS Solar Plant Fukushima 76.5 2015 Unknown Sora´p Corporation Unknown
9 Kamikita Rokkasho Solar Plant Aomori 71 apr-14 The end of 2016 Sojitz Unknown
10 Nigata Yotsugouya Large Solar Plant Nigata 54.6 June2015 June2018 Orix Orix will consign a part of EPC to local company
11 Renatosu Solar Park Fukushima 52.5 July2015 June2017 Kyudenko / Orix / Belltechno energy / Kyuden mirai energy / Hokuto denki setsubi kouji Kyudenko/ Hokuto denki setsubi kouji
12 Orix Tsu Solar Park Mie 51 June2014 May2016 Orix Toenec(Chubu Electricity Group)
13 Oita hiyoshibaru Solar Plant Oita 45 aug-14 March2016 Itochu / Kyudenko / Mitsuizousen Unknown
14 Solar Plant in Miyagi kesennuma Miyagi 44.4 No info 2018 Renewable Japan Unknown
15 SoftBank Hamamatsu Chukai Solar Park Shizuoka 43.4 2015 2016 SB Energy / Mitsui&Co. Toshiba
16 Ichigo Showamura Ogose ECO Splar Plant Gunmma 43.01 October2015 February2018 Ichigo ECO Energy Hitachi, Ltd.
17 Solar Plant in Kagoshima Kirishima city Kagoshima 41 apr-15 2017 Genkai Capital management / Kyobo Life Insurance Co Ltd (South Korea) / Mitsubishi UFJ Leasing Tokyo Energy& Systems
18 Furukawa Mega-solar Project Miyagi 40.3 2015June end of 2016 GE Energy Financial Services Toyo Engeneering
19 Shin Okayama Mega Solar Plant Okayama 37 2014December 2017January Itochu / Fuyo General Lease Co.,Ltd. / Eneone Toshiba(EPC), Obayashi(Land creation)
20 Ooiko village Solar Plant Ibaraki 34 apr-16 apr-18 Japan Power Supply Corporation Japan Power Supply Corporation