More than 800 companies, and about 200 houseowners who have or plan to install solar power generating systems registered their willingness to sell electricity to the Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA) and Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) power grid on Monday.
People submit applications to sell solar energy to the Provincial Electricity Authority at its head office in Ngam Wong Wan, Sept 23, 2013. (Photo by Pattarapong Hiranard)
The two state-run power authorities on Monday opened for registration to buy a total of 200 megawatts of electricity, half from businesses and half from households. Of the total, 120 megawatts were allocated to provinces and 80 megawatts for Bangkok.
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