Sopogy has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with MAI Development for the construction of a 6MW solar power plant in Bau Yai, Thailand.

The power generated from the solar plant will be supplied to the Provincial Electricity Authority of Thailand in 2012.

MAI has 45 power purchase licences to supply 360MW of electricity produced from solar energy to the PEA for $500m.

Sopogy has also granted MAI Development the exclusive rights to distribute its MicroCSP systems in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.