Masdar and PT PJBI have announced the formation of a joint venture to drive the development of the Cirata Floating Photovoltaic Power Plant.
Enel Green Power's Innovation Lab has installed experimental floating photovoltaic modules to explore the potential benefits.
NREL estimates that adding floating solar to water that is already home to hydropower stations could produce as much as 7.6TW of potential power a year.
This large-scale floating solar PV system will enable Singapore to be one of the few countries in the world to integrate green technology with water treatment.
Russia has started testing its first floating solar PV plant in a reservoir of the Nizhne-Bureskaya hydropower plant in the Far Eastern Federal District.
On April 25th the Ichigo Kasaoka Osakaike ECO Power Plant began operation as a floating power plant on an agricultural reservoir in Okayama Prefecture,