Phoenix Solar establishes Malaysian subsidiary


With its headquarters based in Kuala Lumpur, the company has said it will develop and build turnkey ground-mounted and rooftop photovoltaics (PV) plants. It added that its range of products and services also comprises stand-alone PV systems and building-integrated solar plants.

The company’s Singaporean subsidiary has already completed two projects in Malaysia. The first, a 71-kWp plant located on the roof of the new headquarters of the Energy Commission of Malaysia, was finished last year, while the second, a 169 kilowatts peak (kWp) rooftop installation, will be inaugurated today.

Located on a factory building belonging to ixmation Malaysia in Penang, the installation is built on a surface area of 1,800 square meters, and is said to be the first of its kind in Malaysia. CIGS thin film modules manufactured by Solyndra were used.??