ISHITANI IKE: 660 kWp
Located in Kishiwada, in the prefecture of Osaka, Japan, this 660 kWp floating solar power plant installed on an irrigation pond with an area of 14,433 m² (1.4 ha).
The platform is equipped with Classic version of Hydrelio® technology and supports 2,400 floating solar panels of 72 cells (275W YINGLI standard modules). The total structure covers 49% of the water surface.
For this project, Ciel & Terre operated as an IPP (Independent Power Producer) and project developer, supervising all the project development, and the engineering and construction of the floating PV structure and the anchorage. Our scope included:
- Management of project development
- Financing of the project
- Supply of our Hydrelio® (made in Japan) and design of the floating platform
- Design, supply and installation of the anchoring solution
- Operation and maintenance of the farm
Ishitani Ike’s floating solar plant has been operational since June 2018 and generates green electricity to the local grid. This is the 7th project Ciel & Terre developed as an IPP in Japan.