The solar energy leader Canadian Solar Inc. has commenced construction on one of the largest commercial and industrial rooftop solar projects in Malaysia, in collaboration with Antah Solar Sdn. Bhd. and Eleaps Sdn. Bhd.
- The 5 MWp project will span an area of over 26,000 m2, and is located in Penang, Malaysia
- The new project will be powered by 13,000 pieces of Canadian Solar’s high-efficiency KuMax modules
- The 5 MWp power purchase agreement was signed with Muda Paper Mills Sdn Bhd
In April 2020: Canadian Solar announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Recurrent Energy, has received unanimous approval from the Mississippi Public Service Commission on the build-transfer agreement (“”BTA””) with Entergy Mississippi. The project will to create approximately 360 jobs in the region.
In April 2020, Canadian Solar Inc. announced that it has closed US$30 million in funding from the China-Portuguese Speaking Countries Cooperation and Development Fund (“”CPDFund””).
In March 2020, Canadian Solar Inc. announced that its subsidiary Canadian Solar Australia has signed a power purchase agreement (“”PPA””) with Amazon.
About Canadian Solar
Canadian Solar, based in Canada, is one of the world’s largest and foremost solar power companies. Canadian Solar is both a global leading manufacturer of solar PV modules and a provider of solar energy solutions. The company has around 13,000 employees globally in 19 countries. The company has successfully delivered over 38 GW of premium quality modules to customers in around 150 countries around the world.