The top Chinese solar PV producer Suntech Power said yesterday that it will supply 34.5 MW of panels to a power plant located in Thailand. The project, which will be located just outside Bangkok, will have a capacity of 44 MW.

In a November 2009 report, the Asian Development Bank projected that energy demand in Asia and the Pacific will grow by an estimated 2.4 percent annually for the next twenty years, a cumulative 80% increase between 2005 and 2030.