Orix presses ahead with solar despite grid constraints

Business / Corporate Oct 17, 2014

Orix presses ahead with solar despite grid constraints

Orix Corp., the finance and leasing company with renewable energy investments, plans to increase its backing of large solar projects in Japan regardless of grid access constraints that are threatening to slow the industry. The Tokyo-based company is targeting 800 megawatts of "megasolar" projects in ...

Business / Corporate Sep 3, 2013

Sumitomo, NGK win energy tender

NGK Insulators Ltd. and a group led by Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd. have been picked for a project aimed at reducing the cost of storage systems that can help integrate clean energy onto the grid. The government will pay the companies as much as 75 ...