Leader Solar Energy is a project company established in Malaysia by Leader Energy.

Pöyry has already completed conceptual design, preparation of technical specifications, assistance in selecting the EPC contractor and assistance in EPC contract negotiations for this project.

Pöyry continues to support the project by providing assistance in project management, design review, and site supervision services. The overall schedule for Pöyry's services during the project execution is eight months.

Pöyry regional director Petteri Härkki: "The new Leader Energy solar PV plant will be one of the first large scale groundmounted solar PV projects in Malaysia and is a good showcase for our continuing commitment to the Malaysian power market. We are very pleased to be involved in this interesting project and continue our good co-operation with Leader Energy."

The value of the order is not disclosed. The order has been recognised within the Energy Business Group order stock in H2 2017.