ReneSola to supply Japanese developer with 420 MW of modules over the next 2 years
Post date: 07/01/2014
Chinese solar manufacturer ReneSola Ltd. will supply »a leading solar project developer based in Japan« with 420 MW of its Virtus II multicrystalline modules for 10 ground-mounted PV projects the developer is building in the »mountain regions of Japan.« The 72-cell 300 W Virtus II modules will be delivered between January 2014 and December 2015. No financial details were disclosed, nor were details about the 10 projects.
ReneSola established operations in Japan in October 2012 to take advantage of the strong solar market there. In June 2013, the company said it expected shipments to Japan to grow substantially in the second half of 2013, with Japan becoming the company’s third largest market after Europe and the US. Last year, ReneSola provided modules to a number a Japanese companies including 12 MW to Silicon Bank Co. and 5 MW to Nippon Steel.