24 May '15, 12am

#Tech 26MW Solar Plant Built on Slopes of Former Golf Course

#Tech 26MW Solar Plant Built on Slopes of Former Golf Course

Fig. 1: Panoramic view of the "Sunny Solar Fukushima Central Power Plant" (source: JFE Engineering) Fig. 2: Hanwha Q Cells' solar panels and TMEIC's PV inverters were adopted. (source: Nikkei BP) Fig. 3: Large arrays consisting of 28 panels (4 panels x 7 rows) each were set up and tilted to 10 degrees. (source: Nikkei BP) Fig. 4: Steel piles were driven 1.7m deep into 1.8m-long narrow holes in the ground and encased in concrete. (source: Nikkei BP) Fig. 5: Steel piles were welded to iron bars assembled in 55cm-deep 80 x 50cm square ditches in the ground and encased in concrete. (source: Nikkei BP) Fig. 6: Depending on the array, the installation height of 70cm was achieved by digging the ground under the panels. (source: Nikkei BP) Facility overview "Fukushima Airport Golf Club", which opened in Sukagawa City, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, in 1979, had a characteristic moun...

Full article: http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20150524/419...

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