By The Star Online:
The body responsible for managing renewable energy has refuted claims of irregularities in awarding approvals to produce solar energy to companies allegedly linked to the daughter of former chief secretary to the government Tan Sri Mohd Sidek Hassan.
The selection was above board as it was done through an online system, said Sustainable Energy Development Authority (Seda) chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn.
“There is no manual intervention by anyone. The records in the computer are open for inspection,” he said when interviewed yesterday.
He was responding to claims by DAP national publicity secretary Tony Pua who had alleged Suliana Mohd Sidek, her husband Todd Michael Morath as well as two business partners controlled 45.9MW or 32.4% of the total quota through their 12 companies to produce solar energy via the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) mechanism… Read more