Ministry to offer 1,000MW solar quota under LSS@MenTARI programme

June 18, 2020

Dateline 2020-05-28, The Edge:

The Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) via the Energy Commission (EC) will open a competitive bidding process for Large Scale Solar (LSS) programme by Malaysia Electricity Industry to Attract Renewable Energy Investment (LSS@MenTARI) starting on May 31.

Its Minister Datuk Dr Shamsul Anuar Nasarah said underĀ LSS@MenTARI, some 1,000 megawatts (MW) of solar quota will be offered through the bidding process, and is open to fully-owned local companies or with at least 75 percent local shareholding for companies listed on Bursa Malaysia.