Gallery: Japanese Telecom Firm Softbank To Construct 10 New Solar Power...

 

In the wake of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster, there has been a call for the country to move away from atomic power and towards the mainstream use of alternative energy. While a recent report stated that Japan would be best to harness wind power, Softbank, a Japanese telecom firm, has announced that it will invest in the construction of ten solar-power plants.

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  1. Jailene June 1, 2011 at 12:45 am

    Good point. I hadn’t thguhot about it quite that way. :)

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  5. R4F4 May 29, 2011 at 10:54 pm

    I think that japan hasn’t land to spare, solar plant need a lot of it

  6. mercurydan May 26, 2011 at 3:58 am

    yeah i would have imagined they dont have alot of space for solar panels. i agree that Wind is the best for Japan. I want them to invest in wind because then it can develop more efficiently. Japan can afford it cause they dont spend shit loads of money on a stupid Army.

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