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© SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
Name projectBANDAI Hobby Center
Year2006-01-30 (Start operation date)
PV applicationFaçade - mounted
PV power total70 kWp
LocationAoi, Shizuoka
Latitude/Longitude34°59'20"N 138°24'43"E
SummaryBANDAI Co., Ltd is one of leading manufactures of toys and games in Japan and actively making consideration to environment protection as the most important factor of the Corporate Social Responsibility. At the construction of the BANDAI Hobby Center which put together "Gundam" plastic model factories in nationwide, three themes: technological evolution and development, coexisting with the global environment, and creating inspiration were given. PV system was built onto the facility, as a demonstration project of PV system. The PV system was installed as “Field Test Project on Photovoltaic Power Generation Systems for Industrial and Other Applications”, which is one of the demonstration project schemes. In this scheme, half of the cost is subsidized by NEDO and various kinds of operational data are monitored.
Keywords(PV) architecture, (PV) façades

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