Failure Event - Japan, Kagoshima, Isa - 27 Mar 2024

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Location: Japan, Kagoshima, Isa
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Application: Solar Integration
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Event Date: 27 March 2024
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Description: The BESS of a solar+storage plant caught fire. The BESS was co-located with the 1200 kW Takayanagi Solar Power Plant, Unit 6. Firefighters checked the temperature and opened the door to the building, and an explosion occurred when they tried to use the smoke exhaust system. Four firefighters were injured. The fire was extinguished the next day.
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Source: FNN
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