Chisaki Watanabe

For Chisaki Watanabe's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Sun no longer shines on Japan's solar boom as subsidies wane

Jul 14, 2016

Sun no longer shines on Japan's solar boom as subsidies wane

Japan’s solar boom is beginning to falter. Until recently, the resource-poor nation has been one of the leading markets for photovoltaic (PV) units, helping to prop up an industry hurt by falling prices for the technology and policy changes. But four years after the ...