Early Promoter of Solar Photovoltaics: Forty Years of Development of Policy and Technology in Japan

  • Kenji Asano
Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment book series (ECE)


Strategies for reducing global warming have led to high expectations for the incredible potential of solar photovoltaics (PV) as a renewable energy technology, and research and development are proceeding in many countries. Japan is one of those countries, and was the world leader in the PV market through and after the late 1990s.


Purchase Price Early Promoter Great East Japan Earthquake Solar Photovoltaic Diffusion Policy 
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