Sonnedix adds 4.9 MW of solar PV operating capacity to its Japan portfolio
20 November, 2019

Tokyo, Japan – Sonnedix Japan K.K. (Sonnedix Japan) has made two acquisitions on behalf of the Sonnedix group of companies (Sonnedix); a 2.4MW solar PV plant in Kyoto, and a 2.5MW solar PV plant in Saitama prefecture, in the Kanto region. Both plants began commercial operation earlier in 2019.

One of the leading players in the Japanese solar market, Sonnedix currently has a further six solar PV plants in construction, with a combined capacity of 236MW, managed by Sonnedix Japan, most of which are expected to start operations within the next 12 months.

Axel Thiemann, Sonnedix CEO, said:

“These acquisitions of operational solar PV plants in Japan highlight the maturing local secondary market. Whether we build or acquire a PV plant, we are committed to optimize each investment for the long-term, as we actively seek opportunities to expand our global footprint.”

With a total controlled capacity in Japan exceeding 500MW, Sonnedix has continued to expand throughout 2019. Sonnedix Japan also acquired two development projects on behalf of Sonnedix earlier in the year: a 13.7MW solar PV project in Hirono, Iwate prefecture, and a 26.5MW solar PV project in Yamadamachi, Iwate prefecture.

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About Sonnedix

Sonnedix Power Holdings Limited (together with its subsidiaries, Sonnedix) is an Independent Solar Power Producer (IPP) with a proven track record in delivering high performance cost competitive solar photovoltaic plants to the market. Sonnedix develops, builds, owns and operates solar power plants globally, including over 850MW of photovoltaic power plants in operation, as well as several hundred MW under development, in Italy, France, Spain, USA/Puerto Rico, Chile, South Africa and Japan.

For more information, please visit www.sonnedix.com

 

About Sonnedix Japan
Sonnedix Japan is a developer, asset manager, and operator of mega-solar projects in Japan, and the Japanese operator for investments made by Sonnedix (https://sonnedix.com). Click here for more information about Sonnedix Japan

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About Sonnedix

Sonnedix Power Holdings Limited (together with its subsidiaries, “Sonnedix”) is an Independent Solar Power Producer (IPP) with a proven track record in delivering high performance cost competitive solar photovoltaic plants to the market.

Sonnedix develops, owns and operates solar PV plants for the long-term, in France, Italy, Spain, the UK, South Africa, Chile, Puerto Rico and Japan. Sonnedix currently has a total controlled capacity of more than 1.7GW and has over 870MW in operation across the countries where it operates.

For more information about Sonnedix, please visit www.sonnedix.com

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