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Samsung SDI to supply 1MWh li-ion battery to Japanese PV farm

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:23 -- Laura Varriale
Kyocera PV plant

Samsung SDI is to provide 1MWh of lithium-ion batteries to a 1MW Edison Power solar PV farm on Kyushu island in Japan’s Kagoshima prefecture.

The South Korean battery maker will initially supply 1MWh to the Kyushu PV plant and install more batteries at 20 PV farms, which Edison Power aims to built in various places like Hokkaido and Kyushu over the next five years. The battery costs around ¥100,000 ($971) per kWh.

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