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BI PV Uban Scale Project Summary
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Name projectPal Town Josai-no-Mori
Year2006-00-00 (Start operation date)
PV applicationInclined roof - mounted,
Flat roof - mounted & mechanical fixing
PV power total2160 kWp
LocationOta, Gunma
Latitude/Longitude36°18'32"N 139°20'6"E
SummaryThe number of PV systems to be installed in this project eventually reached to 553 houses and total capacity is 2 310kW, one of the world’s largest residential clustered PV systems connected to a single distribution line. The project is being implemented with the cooperation of Tokyo Electric Power Co., Ltd. together with a R&D consortium. This demonstrative research aims to evaluate performances and capabilities of the PV systems, examine their negative influence on distribution lines, and develop the technology to resolve potential issues.