Photovoltaics 2020:
Energy Transformation has started

From self-consumption to technology innovation

About the event

Photovoltaics 2020

How does the current framework in the Greek photovoltaic market supports a boom with many GWp projects submitted for authorization? What is the status regarding self-production? How do market analysts and energy providers evaluate the market?

WHERE

Αegli Zappeiou
Olympia hall

WHEN

Wednesday
February 19, 2020

Update: February 18 - 12:00

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SPEAKERS

Market experts, institutional representatives and energy providers will attend the event.

Speaker 4

Alexandra Sdoukou

Secretary General for Energy & Mineral Resources, Ministry for the Environment and Energy

Speaker 4

Finlay Colville

Head of Research, PV-Tech & Solar Media Ltd

Speaker 5

Gregory Konstantellos

Mayor of Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni

Speaker 5

George Daniolos

CEO, HERON

Speaker 5

Stathis Vovos

Commercial Director, Elpedison

Speaker 5

Spyros Liarmakopoulos

Head of Product Development, MYTILINEOS

Speaker 1

Dr. Sotiris Kapellos

Helapco Chairman

Speaker 2

Stelios Psomas

Helapco Advisor

Speaker 3

Dimitris Varlamis

Helapco board member

Speaker 5

Fotis Gakis

HEDNO

Speaker 5

Minas Iatridis

CRES

Speaker 6

Takis Grigoriou

Greenpeace

Speaker 4

Roberto Murgioni

Jinko Solar EU

Speaker 4

Simon Betka

Sharp, Sales Manager

Speaker 5

Kostas Floros

KOSTAL

Speaker 5

Stelios Antellis

Head of Suntech Power Middle East

Speaker 5

Dimitris Kyriakopoulos

Huawei Solar Inverters

Speaker 5

Frank Valavanis

Commercial Director RECOM

Speaker 5

Thanasis Sakkas

Managing Director South East Europe, Aleo Solar

Programme | 19.2.2020

VENUE: AEGLI ZAPPIOU, ATHENS
9:00-17:00

Alexandra Sdoukou, Secretary General for Energy & Mineral Resources at Ministry for the Environment and Energy

2020-2030: The decade of energy transformation
Current changes of the authorisation scheme for PV in Greece

Session A: Self Consumption


Α1: CURRENT LEGISLATIVE AND MARKET STATUS

Moderator: Dr. Sotiris Kapellos (HELAPCO President)

Current status – Different self-consumption schemes – The prospects of PV plus storage
Fotis Gakis, HEDNO (Greek DSO)

Proposals for improvement of the current self-consumption scheme
Stelios Psomas, Policy Advisor, HELAPCO

Municipalities and self-consumption
Gregory Konstantellos, Mayor of Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni
Minas Iatridis, CRES (& EU project PRODESA)

Social Solar
Takis Grigoriou, Greenpeace Greece

Q&A-Discussion

Coffee Break

Α2: THE ROLE OF ENERGY PROVIDERS

Moderator: Teo Panagoulis (www.energypress.gr)

• Roundtable discussion on self-consumption with the major electricity providers in the country
(Stathis Vovos – ELPEDISON, George Daniolos – HERON, Spyros Liarmakopoulos – PROTERGIA)

Q&A-Discussion

Lunch

Session Β: Technological Advances in PV

Moderator: Stelios Psomas (Policy Advisor HELAPCO)

Guest speaker: Finlay Colville
Head of Research, PV-Tech & Solar Media Ltd

•PV ModuleTech Bankability rating

•Technological advances in PV and their role in the viability of PV projects

R.Murgioni, Jinko Solar EU

•Roundtable on PV module advances with the participation of PV module manufacturers
( Thanasis Sakkas - Aleo Solar, Dimitris Varlamis – Jinko Solar, Frank Valavanis – RECOM, Simon Betka – SHARP, Stelios Antellis – SUNTECH)

Coffee Break

• Small components. Big impact. Cabling of PV installations – Key factors for a successful long-time reliability

Artun Istepan Şabciyan, Stäubli

•Roundtable and discussion on recent advances affecting the inverter market

(Dimitris Kyriakopoulos – HUAWEI, Kostas Floros – KOSTAL)

Questions & Discussion

SESSION Β: TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCES IN PV

Guest speaker: Finlay Colville
Head of Research, PV-Tech & Solar Media Ltd

• Technological advances in PV and their role in the viability of PV projects

• Discussion on recent advances affecting the inverter market

Coffee Break

Q&A-Discussion

VENUE

Information regarding location

Aegli Zappeiou, Athens

The event will be hosted at Aegli Zappeiou. Venue is easily accessible by metro or other means of transport, parking area is availiable.

SPONSORS

The event is sponsored by:

MEDIA SPONSORS

F.A.Q

CONTACT

To contact the Hellenic Association of Photovoltaic Companies please visit www.helapco.gr

To contact the event organizers please send an email to: helapco_event@brilliantpr.gr