|A full-service solar energy provider, SunEdison is known as a pioneer and global leader in the industry. With global headquarters in the US state of Maryland, the company is North America’s largest solar energy services provider, and it possesses more than 260 MW of solar energy capacity and 450 operational sites worldwide. SunEdison manages every phase of the solar power process, from on-site viability analysis and program design to construction to ongoing monitoring and maintenance. A subsidiary of New York Stock Exchange-listed silicon wafer producer MEMC (NYSE: WFR), SunEdison provides solar solutions for commercial, government, utility, residential and REIT customers. Among these are Anheuser-Busch, Kohl’s, the city of San Diego and the US Department of Energy. In addition to the United States, the company has operations in Canada, Europe and Asia, including in India, Japan, South Korea and Thailand. In the following interview, Mr. Pashupathy Gopalan, managing director of SunEdison, discusses the company’s business, environmental and social goals with the Thailand Investment Review (TIR).