Japan's Shizen inks PPA to install 2.2 MW of rooftop solar in Malaysia

Solar modules. Author: Marco Bellucci. License: Creative Commons, Attribution 2.0 Generic

December 14 (Renewables Now) - Japanese renewables developer Shizen Energy Inc, through its Malaysian subsidiary, has signed a long-term power purchase agreement (PPA) under which it will install a rooftop solar power array with a minimum capacity of 2.2 MW in Malaysia.

The customer is Malaysia's Top Glove Corporation Bhd (KLSE:TOPGLOV), a manufacturer of disposable rubber gloves. The agreement is Shizen Malaysia's first corporate PPA tied to a rooftop solar project, the parent company said.

The Shizen Malaysia team will build the PV system atop factories run by Top Glove in the city of Klang, Selangor state. The system will supply power to the factories on site, Shizen Energy added.

Join Renewables Now's free daily newsletter now!

More stories to explore
Share this story
Tags
 
About the author
Browse all articles from Lucas Morais

Lucas is based in Brazil. He joined Renewables Now to expand coverage of the Ibero-American market, a highly attractive destination for green energy investment.

More articles by the author
5 / 5 free articles left this month
Get 5 more for free Sign up for Basic subscription
Get full access Sign up for Premium subscription
\