Mitsui Chemicals, Toshiba Group Plan 18 Billion Yen Solar Plant

Oct. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Mitsui Chemicals Inc., Toshiba Corp. and four other Japanese companies agreed to study the construction of an 18 billion yen ($234 million) solar and wind power plant in Aichi prefecture, central Japan.

The group aims to start construction of the plant, with a combined capacity of 56 megawatts, in June, according to a statement on Toshiba’s website today.

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