German solar firm Conergy AG has signed a contract with B Grimm Power to construct a solar plant with an 8-megawatt peak capacity in Thailand's Sa Kaew province, the Nation reported, citing Alexander Lenz, president for Asia and the Middle East.
The move is part of plan to support of the Thai government's mission to have 20 percent of the country's energy needs supplied by renewable sources by 2036, the paper said. (bit.ly/1NdFnL7)
NOTE: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy. (Compiled by Bangkok Newsroom)