File photo of Tenaga Nasional Bhd’s Large Scale Solar (LSS) project at Kuala Langat, Selangor. [NSTP file pix]

NST Business

SEPANG: Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB)’s Large Scale Solar (LSS) project has already hit 50 per cent completion.

In a statement, the energy firm said that work is progressing well for the solar plant that is expected to generate 50MW in power.


The works include structure building for the solar panels, and installation of 132kV of fiber optic underground stretching across 10km.


“We have already installed over 238,000 solar panels and we are confident that we will be able to complete the project by the Scheduled Commercial Operation Date on 1st November 2018,” said TNB’s vice president of energy ventures Datuk Nor Azman Mufti.


The LSS project, which started in July 2017, is developed by TNB subsidiary TNB Sepang Solar Sdn Bhd on a 98 hectares land at Mukim Tanjung 12, Kuala Langat, Selangor.


The Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) partner for the project is TNB Engineering Corporation Sdn Bhd.