Morocco has signed a cooperation agreement with Desertec Industrial
Initiative to facilitate solar energy exports to Europe.
agreement, Desertec would help Morocco construct its first solar plant,
meant to generate 125 megawatts of electricity.
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"Ultimately it depends on the Moroccan side and Masen as to whether
there's a connection with us and their solar plan," Desertec said.
Under the plan, the North African kingdom, through the Moroccan Agency
for Solar Energy, would produce two gigawatts of solar energy by 2020. Four
companies were expected to bid to construct the first solar plant.