Schneider Electric and Solairedirect plan to expand their activity in solar energy in Morocco
Casablanca (Morocco), May 14, 2010 – Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, and Solairedirect, energy expert and leader in solar photovoltaic power in France, will travel to Morocco on an important visit from May 12th through 14th 2010 to present their joint project in solar energy.
During this major visit, they will meet with local authorities to gather information about the Kingdom’s energy strategy and will present their energy development projects for Morocco to key decision makers. This visit represents a unique opportunity for a potential partnership with several Moroccan institutions for the Moroccan Solar Plan, especially concerning the project of a 2 GW generation capacity using solar solutions by 2020.
Schneider Electric and Solairedirect are recognised as leaders in the solar and photovoltaic energy sector and have demonstrated their industrial and innovative expertise through major projects using the most advanced products and solutions:
Schneider Electric, which has been operating in Morocco for 60 years, and Solairedirect, are committed to collaborating with local industrial resources and to providing Morocco with their wide range of expertise, from energy generation to distribution.
Representatives for Schneider Electric, Karim Belcadi, President for Schneider Electric (Morocco), and Jean-Claude Estival, Energy Business Manager, and for Solairedirect, Thierry Lepercq, CEO, and Younes Slaoui, President Advisor will form the delegation.