2019.09.27

50 MWp Cat Hiep Solar Plant in Vietnam wins the 2019 Silver Asian Power Awards for “Fast-Track Power Plant of the Year”

The Asian Power Awards celebrates successful innovators across the Asian energy sector, on the part of those planning and implementing projects that significantly improve business practices in the power sector, notably in Renewables.

The project has been selected among 200 nominations, on 2019, September, 4th in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The awards were expertly judged by John Yeap, Partner, head of Energy – Asia at Pinsent Masons; Mike Thomas, Partner at The Lantau Group; Petteri Harkki, Regional Director for Asia of Poyry; Wen Bin Lim, Director of Power and Utilities at KPMG; and Gervasius Samosir, Partner at YCP Solidiance.

About Cat Hiep

Cat Hiep Solar Power Plant, of capacity 50 MWp, is located in Binh Dinh Province, Vietnam and has been commissioned in June 2019. Lucia Group’s subsidiary Quadran International has fully developed, financed and built the project, along with its local partner, Truong Thanh Vietnam Group, and its EPC partner, Juwi Renewable Energies.

Asian Power publisher Tim Charlton stated :

“It’s good to see that this region, which is often given a bad rep for too much coal is actually doing the most in the world in terms of renewables.”