The 2.87MW solar power plant (source: Ichigo)
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Ichigo Inc announced Aug 14, 2017, that a mega (large-scale) solar power plant developed by Ichigo Eco Energy Co Ltd (its subsidiary) has started operations in Sera-cho, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Ichigo is a company that deals with asset management and runs clean energy businesses. The total solar panel capacity of the plant is about 2.87MW. It is expected to generate about 3,341,764kWh of electricity, which is equivalent to the amount consumed by 920 households, per year. The FIT tariff set for the plant is ¥32/kWh.

The solar panel and PV inverter employed for the plant are products of Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, respectively.