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Jun 14th, 2013
Battery storage to help further PV installations growth in Hokkaido, Japan
As reported by Bloomberg, developers of solar projects on Hokkaido are being forced to review their plans after the Japanese island’s sole utility received applications for large-scale solar plants that would exceed the grid’s capacity.
Hokkaido Electric Power Co. officials have met with applicants to explain that it can’t add any more solar to its grid if projects are 2 megawatts or larger, Satoshi Takada, a spokesman for the utility, said in a phone interview.
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