Lop Buri Solar PV Park is an 83.5MW solar PV power project. It is located in Lop Buri, Thailand. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2012. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by CLP Thailand Renewables, Diamond Generating Asia and Electricity Generating Public. Electricity Generating Public and CLP Holdings are currently owning the project having ownership stake of 66.7% and 33.3% respectively.

Lop Buri Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project which is spread over an area of 0.216 km².

The project generates 105,000MWh electricity and supplies enough clean energy to power 73,000 households. The project cost is $70m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in March 2012.

Power purchase agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to Provincial Electricity Authority under a power purchase agreement for a period of 5 years, starting from 2012.

Contractors involved

Italian-Thai Development, Italthai Engineering and Sharp were selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the solar PV power project.

Sharp was selected as the supplier of the PV modules for the project. The company installed 640,000 modules at the site.

Sharp Solar Solution Asia is the O&M contractor for the solar PV power project, commencing from the year 2012.

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About Diamond Generating Asia

Diamond Generating Asia Limited, a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, is a power company that is engaged in generating electricity. The company is a private-sector power generation businesses in Southeast Asia and Taiwan. It is based in Central, Hong Kong.

About Electricity Generating Public

Electricity Generating Public Co Ltd (EGCO) is an energy utility. The company sells electricity to EGAT and industrial users through power purchase agreements. It also provides engineering, procurement and construction and maintenance and operational services to power plants, oil refineries, petrochemical plants, and other industries. The company generates electricity from natural gas, coal, biomass, waste, hydro, solar, wind, and geothermal sources. Through its interests in independent power producer (IPP), small power producer (SPP), very small power producer (VSPP), and other power producer companies, the company operates power plants in Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines, Lao PDR, South Korea, Taiwan and Australia. EGCO also has interest in various projects in under construction phases. EGCO is headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand.


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