16-17 November 2021 | Warsaw Marriott Hotel, Warsaw, Poland

Our Sponsors & PARTNERS

Host Sponsor

Smartenergy

We are a Swiss-based investment company dedicated to renewable energy. We identify, develop and deliver green energy assets. We are a driving force in the ongoing transition of the industry towards green energy being focused on the deployment of solar, wind and green hydrogen projects. We are committed to pursuing the potential of hydrogen and related technology as an ideal complement for utilizing and storing renewable energy.

Smartenergy, founded 2011, is headquartered in Wollerau, Switzerland. Beyond our Team in Wollerau, we rely on our own local subsidiaries in all major markets in Europe. Local knowledge and proximity to the industry stakeholders allow us identifying and securing opportunities at an early stage while creating synergies across the entire value chain.

smartenergy.net

Platinum Sponsor

Trina Solar 

Founded in 1997, Trina Solar is the world leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider. The company engages in PV product research and development, manufacture and sales; PV project development, operation and maintenance; smart micro-grid and multi-energy complementary system development and sales, as well as energy cloud-platform operation. In 2018, Trina Solar launched its Energy Internet of Things (IoT) brand and initiated the Trina Energy IoT Industrial Development Alliance and New Energy IoT Industrial Innovation Center with worldwide leading enterprises and research institutes. The company is committed to becoming the leader of the global smart energy industry.

trinasolar.com

Gold Sponsor

Huawei

Huawei offers leading Smart PV solutions harnessing more than 30 years of expertise in digital information technology. 

By integrating AI and Cloud, Huawei further incorporates many latest ICT technologies with PV for optimal power generation, thus making the solar power plant to be Highly Efficient, Safe & Reliable with Smart O&M and Grid Supporting capabilities and builds the foundation for solar to become the main energy source. For solar energy users, Huawei launched advanced solution for C&I and residential customers based on the ‘Optimal Electricity Cost and Active Safety’ concept. By improving the utilization of solar power, Huawei has helped to power millions of residents and hundreds of industries globally. Huawei will continue to innovate and enable renewable energy to empower each individual, home, and organization. 

solar.huawei.com

Photomate

Since 2008, we have built a leading position in the served region in the field of solar inverters for commercial and residential customers. Our team of more than 40 employees is active in 25 countries.

Photomate offers energy storage solutions from 5 kWh to 30 kWh with the revolutionary Huawei FusionSolar battery Luna2000.

The goal of the Photomate is to supply smart and reliable solar equipment with maximum technical support for our customers in Central, Eastern and Northern Europe.

photomate.eu

PVcase

PVcase was founded in 2018 by a group of solar engineers who believed that designing solar parks shouldn’t be mind-numbingly tedious – that everyday tools for solar engineers can be clutter-free and easy to use. Today, PVcase offers seamlessly integrated solar technology solutions for companies of all sizes so they could design, estimate and optimize commercial and utility scale solar assets, wherever they may be.

Our flagship product is an AutoCAD-based 3D solar design software for utility scale solar power plants. It enables solar engineers to reduce project costs, boost reliability and improve solar plant performance. PVcase has developed an extensive global reach, delivering service to customers in over 50 countries in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia.

Request a demo today and see why our 3D design software is the tool of choice for the world’s leading solar organisations.

pvcase.com

Silver Sponsor

BayWa r.e.

At BayWa r.e. we r.e. think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.

We are a leading global developer, service supplier, distributor and solutions provider and have brought over 4 GW of energy online and manage over 10 GW of assets. We are also an Independent Power Producer with an expanding energy trading business. 

BayWa r.e. works with businesses worldwide to provide tailored renewable solutions. Operating 100% carbon neutral, we are also committed to our own sustainability journey.  

Every day, we are working hard to actively shape the future of energy in a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace.

Our shareholders are BayWa AG, a €17.2 billion global business, and Energy Infrastructure Partners, a leader in energy infrastructure investment.

baywa-re.com

European Energy

European Energy was founded in 2004, activities are focused on developing, financing, constructing and operating wind and solar farms as well as large-scale PtX plants. Based in Copenhagen, Denmark, the company has a strong track record as a renewable energy operator across Europe, Brazil, USA and Australia.

Wind and solar power are already fully price competitive compared to coal, oil and gas. We are working hard to make newly installed wind and solar farms price competitive with existing coal and gas generators, as the RES market is the solution to climate changes.

European Energy is reaching the goals together with our customers, large corporations sourcing renewable energy and utilities looking to provide consumers with green power or district heating. We construct the parks in close cooperation with visionary institutional investors, for instance pension funds, who are looking for low risk, long term investments contributing to a better future.

europeanenergy.com

Exhibitor

About Convert, A Valmont Company:

Specializing in energy and power since its founding 1981, Convert is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing and supply of single-axis trackers for photovoltaic systems. With over 3.5 GW delivered and under construction, Convert is a global organization with offices in Italy, US and Brazil. For more information, visit www.convertitalia.com.

About Valmont:

Valmont® is a global leader, designing and manufacturing engineered products that support global infrastructure development and agricultural productivity. Its products for infrastructure serve highway, transportation, wireless communication, electric transmission, and industrial construction and energy markets. Its irrigation equipment and services for large-scale agriculture improve farm productivity while conserving fresh water resources. In addition, Valmont provides coatings services that protect against corrosion and improve the service life of steel and other metal products.

Supporting Sponsor

Alectris

Alectris is a global service provider for the integrated care of renewable energy assets.

We deliver asset care innovation for the global renewables industry. With our integrated suite of operations, maintenance and asset management services; award-winning software, ACTIS; and retrofit technologies, we empower owners and asset managers with full control of their portfolios to realize worry-free, high performing assets.

alectris.com

Alternus Energy

Alternus Energy Group (”Alternus”) is a fast-growing pan-European vertically integrated independent power producer (“IPP”) that is currently listed on the Euronext Growth Market – Oslo. Headquartered in Ireland, the company is focused on the midsized utility scale solar PV market. Alternus owns and operates a diverse portfolio of utility scale solar PV parks on long-term government contracts and/or power purchase agreements with investment grade off-takers.

Having started in 2016 with two parks and 6 MWp capacity, the current operational portfolio consists of 24 parks across Poland, Romania, Italy, the Netherlands and Germany totalling 130 MWp. Alternus works closely with local and international specialist development partners providing a constant pipeline of new projects for acquisition and construction. Alternus aims to own and operate over 3.5 GWs of solar parks by the end of 2025 and to become one of the largest pan-European IPPs by the end of the decade.

alternusenergy.com

FIMER is a global leader in the production of photovoltaic inverters and charging solutions for electric mobility. It has over 1100 employees worldwide and offers a comprehensive solar solutions portfolio across all applications. FIMER’s skills are further strengthened by its bold and agile approach that sees it consistently invest in R&D. With a presence in 25 countries together with local training centers and manufacturing hubs, FIMER remains close to its customers and the ever-evolving dynamics of the energy industry.

FIMER’s new utility  platforms – a high-power multi-MPPT inverter, the PVS-350-TL, and the PVS-260/PVS-300 modular conversion platform – are designed to cater for both decentralised and centralised applications, covering 100% of utility customer needs. The PVS-350-TL is the most powerful and power dense multi-MPPT string inverter in the solar industry.

www.fimer.com

Greentec

Greentec services is a privately-owned service provider specialized in the technical O&M and asset management of PV systems for more than ten years.  Currently, we are actively managing a portfolio (ground- and roof mounted systems) of more than 285 MWp in twelve European countries and overseas. We are operating our own subsidiaries in Austria, Italy, Poland, Spain and Switzerland.

Thanks to our many years of experience in the market, we gained a lot of experience regarding photovoltaic systems. We also were able to build up a good network with local partners, energy supply companies and component manufacturers, as well as the knowledge of local laws and regulations.

Our expert knowledge in technical operations management can lead to considerable cost savings and increased efficiency in ongoing operations. We have been accompanying some of our customers and investors into new countries for many years. Depending on what services are needed around O&M, we are quickly and reliably, and can offer a 360 ° all-round carefree packages or only selected services for selected plants/countries.

KNESS

KNESS is a leading Ukrainian group of companies on the renewable and traditional energy market with its in-house R&D center, manufacturing, project management and execution divisions. The group provides turn-key solutions from the greenfield development to the EPC, O&M services, power supply, PV generation accounting and forecasting.

Energy balance management comprises comprehensive solutions for power supply, formation of electricity mix from locally installed generation sources and from the external grid. Over the last 11 years, KNESS has successfully completed more than 200 projects in the renewable and traditional energy segments including 105 SPPs with a peak power capacity of 1,3 GW.

KNESS is the only industrial solar modules manufacturer in Ukraine with an annual production capacity of 200 MW. PV modules production is supported by the continuous improvements and innovative solutions of the in-house R&D center, actively working also on complex solutions for the renewable energy sector (hybrid energy supply incl. hydrogen technologies, BESS complex, power electronics etc.).

KNESS is a bankable and trusted partner actively cooperating with leading multinational companies and financial institutions.

RatedPower is on a mission to digitalize the renewable energy industry and maximize clean energy’s potential through cloud-based solutions.

RatedPower’s software, pvDesign, is the standard cloud-based software for designing and engineering utility-scale photovoltaic (PV) plants. Helping development, EPC and solar engineering firms to reduce LCOE by maximising energy production and reducing construction costs.

Developer teams use pvDesign to prospect plots of land faster and try out different plant configurations in order to find the best investment opportunities quicker than ever. Teams at EPC companies use pvDesign to cast winning quotes to their offtakers, minimizing PV projects costs.

It reduces 85% of the time solar professionals spent designing PV plants from 4-6 weeks to under 2 minutes. The software has reportedly reduced by 5% the LCOE of solar plants designed with it, which translates to a 20% higher solar plant profitability. It has optimised 2,000 GW in more than 150 countries.

https://ratedpower.com/about/

Sungrow

Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd. (“Sungrow”) is the world’s most bankable inverter brand with over 182 GW installed worldwide as of June 2021. Founded in 1997 by University Professor Cao Renxian, Sungrow is a leader in the research and development of solar inverters with the largest dedicated R&D team in the industry and a broad product portfolio offering PV inverter solutions and energy storage systems for utility-scale, commercial & industrial, and residential applications, as well as internationally recognized floating PV plant solutions. With a strong 24-year track record in the PV space, Sungrow products power installations in over 150 countries.

As a leader of innovation in the solar industry, Sungrow possesses a dynamic technical R&D team which consists of over 2100 employees. The Company has also invested its own in-house testing center approved by SGS, CSA, and TÜV Rheinland. In 2019, Sungrow launched the world’s largest inverter factory. The company’s global annual production capacity reaches 90 GW, including 10 GW of India factory.

Offering a wide range of solutions and services, Sungrow is committed to providing clean power for all and is steadfast in its efforts to becoming the global leader of clean power conversion technology. Learn more about Sungrow by visiting www.sungrowpower.com.

 

 

Partners

Central Europe Energy Partners

Central Europe Energy Partners (CEEP) represents the interests of the energy and energy-intensive companies from Central Europe in order to promote balanced energy transition towards climate neutrality.

CEEP argues for technological neutrality principle, enhancing regional cooperation and strengthening the region’s energy security within the framework of EU energy and climate policy.

www.ceep.be

Energy HUB

energyhub.eu

Pro-Energy

PV-Tech

The PV Tech Power publication explores technology and its impact on downstream PV projects. With a focus on technologies impacting LCOE (Levelised Cost of Energy) of commercial and utility scale solar energy plants world-wide, PV Tech Power addresses all key stakeholder groups that can accelerate the global large scale deployment of solar energy and storage technologies

pv-tech.org