Malaysia Solar PV (small)

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Financial Closure


Procedures: Step-by-Step

  • To develop a small Solar PV project in Malaysia, project developers must first identify and select a suitable site for building a small Solar PV plant.
  • At the same time, permission for grid connection must be obtained.
  • Typically, project developers establish a special purpose company (SPC) to develop, construct and operate a small Solar PV plant. The establishment of such a company must be done from the outset.
  • Several permits must be obtained from the government and relevant authorities.
  • A provisional license must be obtained from the Energy Commission, allowing a project developer to generate electricity in Malaysia.
  • Financing must be secured from banks or financial institutions.
  • After the financial closure, procurement and construction may then proceed.
  • After completion of small Solar PV power plant construction, inspection and testing must be conducted.
  • After COD, the small Solar PV plant may begin operating.