Intersolar Europe 2022 Event
The solar industry has gathered in Munich, Germany for the Intersolar Europe 2022 that is being held from 11th to 13th May 2022. This event is providing a wide range of solar thermal, photovoltaics (PV), and solar plant solutions.
Who are attending this event?
This event is being attended by over 20,000 people including secretaries and ministers from various countries across the globe. Representatives and CEOs of big multinational companies from the renewable energy sector such as Siemens, ABB, 3S Swiss Solar Solutions, Ercon, BayWa r.e. AG, Meyer Burger Technologies AG, etc are also taking part in this event.
What discussions are being held at this event?
In this event, discussions are being held regarding technologies, markets, and financing of PV projects. Highlights will also be given to large-scale PV power plants, especially Floating PV and Agri-PV. Other topics like the potential of digitalization, Artificial Intelligence, new business models, integrated solar PV systems, and the development of the PV market are also being discussed.
What does the event focus on?
The event focuses on:
- solar plants
- solar thermal technologies
- solutions for renewable energy integration
- grid infrastructure
This event was founded in 1991 and since then it has become the solar industry’s most important event for the suppliers, manufacturers, service providers, and distributors.
Who is representing India in this event?
Bhagwanth Khuba, Minister of State for the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy will be attending this event on 12th May 2022. A keynote address will be delivered by him titled “India’s Solar Energy Market.” Through this event, India will be looking to generate benefits like:
- International investments in the solar manufacturing sector
- Technology transfer in the area of solar
- Knowledge sharing pacts
- Investments from the KfW development bank
Hence, this event is also very important from India’s viewpoint.
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2022