Sponsors of 2018
|DIAMOND SPONSOR /// SMA|
| SMA America is the U.S.-based subsidiary of global PV leader SMA Solar Technology AG. SMA is a power conversion, energy management and service support provider for residential through utility-scale photovoltaic systems. SMA’s leading range of solar inverters and related technologies spans all power classes and is compatible with all module types, resulting in the largest solutions portfolio in the industry.
SMA is the top-ranked service provider by third-party analysis. SMA’s Solar Asset Management portfolio of services provides developers, EPCs, utilities, and investors with the PV industry’s best financial backstop and long-term plan to maximize system performance. Since launching its plant-wide O&M service in 2013, SMA has been trusted with more than 1GW of commercial and utility contracts.
|GOLD SPONSOR /// GREENPOWERMONITOR|
|GreenPowerMonitor (GPM), now part of DNV GL, is an international company that offers products and services in the renewable energy sector. With more than 10 years' experience, GPM has consolidated its position as the independent leader in management, monitoring and control of renewable energy installations with almost 18GW globally managed (solar and wind) and more than 3,000 facilities across the globe.
GPM has a great depth of experience with renewable energy plants ranging from 2 kW to 350MW capacity across the globe. The company offers a market-leading integrated solution set for the management and maintenance of renewable energy installations that includes Hardware, Software and Services unmatched in the industry.
|GOLD SPONSOR /// DSM|
|DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials with annual net sales of about €10 billion and approximately 25,000 employees worldwide. In the solar industry we apply our 100-year track record in materials sciences innovation to create a family of unique, sustainable technologies that reduce the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCoE): Same sun. More power.™ Our Anti-Reflective coating for PV modules leads the industry by enabling a 3% power gain compared to untreated glass; and the technology has now been extended to create an Anti-Soiling coating that harnesses more energy by reducing soiling losses in arid climates. Meanwhile our Endurance backsheets are redefining the way manufacturers safeguard their modules by delivering both maximum protection and energy gain.|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// GREENBYTE|
|Greenbyte develops Breeze and Bright – the next generation analytics cloud platforms for renewable energy assets used globally by wind energy and solar PV owners, operators and asset managers to capture the full potential of renewable energy projects – resulting in a single powerful tool to monitor, analyze, plan and control diverse renewable energy portfolios of any size.|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// QOS ENERGY|
|Software vendor specialised in energy information systems, QOS Energy powers Qantum®, a web based energy management platform dedicated to renewable energy assets and smart grids. Qantum® enables increasing of power production, streamlining of operation and maintenance workflows and securing of return of investment for more than 4 000 facilities worldwide, including 3.5 GW of renewable power. QOS Energy has a presence in Europe, North America and Asia.|
|QOS Energy Website|
|GOLD SPONSOR ///BAYWA R.E.|
|BayWa r.e. renewable energy GmbH’s business activities range from project development and realisation of large scale PV plants, to complete range of O&M activities including PV trade and consulting services. The company covers the entire spectrum of a professional technical plant support service, including maintenance*. It can also undertake the commercial operations** management of plants. The company has an international focus with its core markets in Europe and the USA.
*O&M, EPC, availability guarantees, technical + commercial
|BayWa r.e. Website|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// ENCOME|
|The ENcome group is a pan-European leading and independent provider for the operation of photovoltaic power plants with focus on technical Operation and Maintenance (O&M), technical Asset Management (TAM), as well as Engineering & Advisory services. At present ENcome operates power plants with a nominal capacity of approx. one Gigawatt in all major European markets and Australia.|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// SECURITY TRUST|
|Security Trust is a group that has 25 years of extensive experience in Design, Installation and Maintenance of integrated security systems.
The Company owes its success to conspicuous investments in research and development and today has a significant position in major markets: public administration, renewable energies, industrial and retail.
The Group is an international company that is able to provide turnkey services and is operating actively in Italy, in Great Britain and in Romania achieving approximately a turnover of 10 million euros with a remarkable position in the following areas of Business:
|Security Trust Website|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// RAYCATCH|
|Raycatch - Pure SaaS product that provides actionable insights to operators & owners of solar plants that can significantly enhance the project yield.
Raycatch is an AI diagnostics technology for solar energy, on a mission to revolutionize the PV market by enabling automated management of solar assets. By deciphering existing solar energy data, Raycatch transforms PV Operation and Maintenance (O&M) tasks from traditional manual scheduled operations to on-demand automatic management.
The Raycatch app, DeepSolar™, analyzes production data on a daily basis and aims to generate a full diagnostic mapping of all components in a PV portfolio. All insights are ROI driven and fully quantified, include panels under warranty but below the spec, maintenance on demand (dust + grass), disconnected cables, PID, temperature coefficient, MPPT/Inverter efficiency, tracking systems and many more.
The result is maximized performance and maintenance of solar assets, leading to increased yield, decreased operational costs and the acceleration of solar energy penetration in the global energy market. No hardware or software installation, No site visits are needed.
|GOLD SPONSOR /// POWERHUB|
|PowerHub is an intelligent asset management platform that marries rigorous design with flexibility and customization. It’s designed by and for renewable energy professionals to meet their needs, region by region, whatever the energy source. By centralizing and digitizing project information and connecting to all systems, PowerHub unlocks efficiencies, capabilities, and insights for better business growth.|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// ENVISION DIGITAL|
|Envision Digital stands by its mission of “solving the challenges for a sustainable future”. The company is committed to creating a sustainable future by revolutionizing the energy industry through advanced technologies. Since its foundation in 2007, Envision Digital has maintained rapid growth becoming a top tier global provider for smart energy technologies and services, including sales of smart wind turbines and asset management and performance optimization solutions in the wind and solar industries. Envision Digital has an extensive global footprint with deep operational and technical capabilities. The company is not only among the top 10 largest wind turbine companies in the world and 2nd largest in China, but it also has its asset management solutions deployed across 50 GW of wind and solar power plants globally.|
|Envision Digital Website|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// CSD NANO|
|CSD Nano, based in Corvallis Oregon, develops and produces innovative coatings for a broad array of industries and applications. The company’s breakthrough MoreSun® anti-reflective coating for PV modules increases energy output from 3.5% to 4+% in real-world tests in Germany, Italy, UK and California. MoreSun® can be formulated with the company’s dust mitigating technology and has been shown to reduce soiling rates by more than 50% even in the harshest desert environments.|
|CSD Nano Website|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// JOLYWOOD|
|Jolywood (Taizhou) Solar Technology Co., Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Jolywood (Suzhou) Sunwatt Co., Ltd.. Jolywood (SZ300393) was established in 2008 and successfully listed in the Growth Enterprise Market in 2014. The company has built four business sectors as "Jolywood Materials, Jolywood Solar Technology, Jolywood Minsheng, Jolywood New Energy". Among them, Jolywood Materials focuses on the backsheet business, with a production capacity of more than 100 million square meters in 2017; While Jolywood Solar Technology is a global leader in N-type bifacial high-efficiency technologies and currently has 2.4GW capacity of N-type bifacial solar cell.|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// STÄUBLI|
|125 years of experience - Stäubli Electrical Connectors (formerly Multi-Contact) is part of the Stäubli Group, a technology leader and pioneer in the fields of electrical and fluid connectors, robotics and textile machinery since its foundation in 1892. Together with the company formerly known as Multi-Contact, which was founded in 1962, we have nearly 55 years of practical experience producing reliable electrical connectors for photovoltaics and other industries.
Original MC4 sets the standard - The first industrial photovoltaic connector (MC3) was introduced by Multi-Contact (Stäubli) in 1996 followed by the original MC4 in 2004 setting the industry standard ever since. The exclusive MULTILAM advanced contact technology raised the bar in terms of consistent quality and outstanding reliability.
140 GW PV capacity - Entering 2017, we have more than 140 GW of installed photovoltaic capacity, amounting to 50 % of the global cumulative PV capacity, that had been successfully connected using our Stäubli photovoltaic connectors. This figure demonstrates the reliability and highest quality of our products. They guarantee proper operation over their whole lifetime (>25 years) and have a positive impact on the bankability of photovoltaic projects.
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// INACCESS LTD|
|Established in 2000, with a focus on renewable energy infrastructure management, Inaccess specializes in SCADA monitoring and control systems for utility-scale plants, including energy storage and hybrid generation. The company designs and develops state-of-the-art products and solutions that enable its customers to maximize the viability and effectiveness of their investments through performance optimization and OPEX reduction. Today, Inaccess systems manage over 10GW of PV generation across 2500+ plants worldwide" of which 2.5GW is located in the US.|
|Inaccess LTD Website|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// TÜV RHEINLAND|
|TÜV Rheinland is a world leader in testing and supply chain management services for the solar industry. With over 35 years of experience, TÜV Rheinland offers a global presence, industry expertise and a wide-range of comprehensive services to address the challenges of the solar market. These services include testing and certification of PV modules and components, supply chain management, and independent engineering for PV power plants, supporting the PV power plant value chain. TÜV Rheinland maintains a global network of laboratories in all major solar hubs.|
|TÜV Rheinland Website|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// 3E|
|3E is an independent consultancy and software service company, delivering solutions for performance optimisation of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. We provide expert services covering the whole project lifecycle, to support project developers, asset managers, operators, investors, and policy-makers. SynaptiQ, 3E’s performance monitoring software, facilitates asset management, effective maintenance, operations and reporting on portfolios of renewable energy assets.
Our key areas of expertise are:
3E’s international team operates from Brussels (HQ), London, Paris, Toulouse, Istanbul, Delhi and Cape Town. The company has a project track-record of over 18 years in over 40 countries, and is a trusted party for the major lenders and equity providers in the global renewable energy market.
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// METEOCONTROL|
|meteocontrol is one of the leading providers of monitoring solutions for private and commercial PV systems.
More than 45,000 solar systems with a total power of over 13 GWp are currently monitored.
As consultant and technical service provider, meteocontrol offers state of the art technological solutions and accompanies solar projects during the entire lifecycle of a project.
meteocontrol is a contact partner for developers, EPC´s, investors, banks, insurance companies, utilities, trade and industry.
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// SOLARIG|
|SOLARIG is a global solar photovoltaic integrator with over 13 years of experience and more than 4,7GW utility scale and commercial PV sites in operation. SOLARIG is an active player in development, engineering, construction and asset operation and maintenance spread out over 4 continents with solid infrastructure in key markets (Japan, UK, France, India, Chile, México, Spain and Italy). We tailor our services to turn our clients and partners ideas into action through Flexibility, Reliability & Competitiveness.|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// DXT COMMODITIES|
|DXT Commodities is a Swiss based international commodities trading company established in 2005 as DufEnergy. DXT purchases energy from power plants offering the best value creation opportunities. As one of the leading energy traders in Europe, DXT manages 2’500 MW of installed capacity.|
|DXT Commodities Website|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// ABOVE SURVEYING|
|UK-based Above Surveying was established in 2015, having recognised that PR measurement and string monitoring alone did not give the full picture of a solar asset’s health and that there was urgent need in the market for large-scale thermographic inspection and analysis. Above surveying delivers a full thermographic inspection of your solar asset, with the use of intelligent embedded systems and advanced image recognition. We provide a detailed analysis of the survey findings within our specially designed software, SolarGain inspection hub.|
|Above Surveying Website|
BREAKOUT ROOM SPONSORS
|BREAKOUT ROOM SPONSOR /// PLC|
|The PLC has been operating in the energy supply chain for over 20 years. Its role goes from the general contractor to the operation and maintenance of renewable energy power plants. The B.O.T. (Build Operate and Transfer) business completes the value chain of the EPC phase.
The two main businesses, EPC-BOT and O&M, are part of the PLC System and PLC Service companies, both characterized by a remarkable track record in recent years.
The listing phase at the Italian Stock Exchange (MTA segment) recorded the start of capital increases on 29 December 2017 through the reverse merging operation. This phase opened the PLC to the capital market.
The inclination of the group is to bring abroad (already from 2012 in South Africa) the business model matured over the years. This target makes PLC a natural I.S.P. with horizon worldwide and a Made in Italy style.
Particularly, PLC Service, 100% owned by PLC Spa, is able to guarantee an O&M package adapted to the various customers needs, composed of:
• O&M Wind Farm (Full Service)
• O&M PV Plant (Full Service)
• O&M HV/MV/LV Electrical Substation, Switchgear & Switchboard.
• Preventive & Corrective Maintenance
• Professional 24/7 monitoring
From June 2017 PLC, set up the inverter division in Bologna. The purpose of this division is to satisfy any customer needs as far as the inverter maintenance concern.
Other Services offered:
• Spare parts management / main components & consumables
• Use of innovative system for troubleshooting and diagnostics on MV Cable line
• Performance analysis / reverse engineering
• Management of Dispatching Orders (Odd) received by local T.S.O.
|BREAKOUT ROOM SPONSOR /// STERN ENERGY|
|WE’RE AN INDEPENDENT OPERATOR SPECIALIZED ONLY IN PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS THAT OFFER TECHNICAL, MANAGEMENT AND CONSULTING SERVICES.
We’ve fixed our know-how through a decade of experience in development, construction, financing and management of several plants owned by us and third parties.
A deep knowledge in this sector and technology allows us to guarantee high quality of asset management, troubleshooting and resolution for complex events.
We operate in Italy and UK, through a capillary structure ensuring the best technological and organizational standards in order to ensure maximum efficiency, effectiveness and transparency of services provided.
Service quality is guaranteed by our specific choice to internalize all processes and maintenance activities. In fact, we boast a highly qualified team able to effectively manage every aspect of the plant's life as well as the needs of our customers.
We provide our services to the major international players in in the photovoltaic market and currently we have over 440 MWp under recurrent operation and maintenance, distributed in Italy and UK over 145 single plants.
EXPERTISE, RESPONSE, TRANSPARENCY AND PASSION: OUR VALUES GUIDE OUR WORK.
|Stern Energy Website|
|BADGE SPONSOR /// PROXIMA|
|Proxima delivers strategic services of Asset Management for Photovoltaic and Wind energy plants and portfolios. We increase performance, enhance processes and guide clients through all technical and commercial matters, thus allowing them to extract the highest possible returns from their assets.
Thanks to our energy market expertise, we act as PPA advisors supporting plant owners in participating in energy markets, in managing risk and in enabling production to be strategically allocated on different markets. We currently manage renewable plants out of any incentive schemes, exploring as well dispatching service market participation.
On top of energy management we provide the full suite of technical and commercial services (TCM) to investors and financial institutions, such as:
• Systems/procedures set-up for monitoring/reporting of portfolio performance
• Management of all relevant counterparts/contracts
• Administrative and operation management, including energy sales, invoicing, and unbalancing costs
• Accounting management and invoicing
• Support to stakeholders in investment/disinvestment of Renewable Energy Assets or in case of distressed assets
• Preparation of documentation for GSE inspections and services for compliance to sector regulations
• Technical Due Diligence
We support investors and those who plan to invest in energy production plants with our technical, administrative and financial expertise. As a member of Assilea, the Italian Association of Financial Leasing Banks, we also advise financial institutions.
Experience, flexibility, reliability and a goal-driven attitude are at the core of our management approach.
|WIFI SPONSOR /// FLUENCE|
|Fluence, a Siemens and AES company, is a global energy storage technology and services company that combines the agility of a technology startup with the expertise, vision, and financial backing of two industry powerhouses. Established in 2018, Fluence’s goal is to create a more sustainable future by transforming the way we power our world. The company offers proven energy storage solutions designed to address the diverse needs and challenges of customers in a rapidly transforming energy landscape, providing delivery and integration in over 160 countries. Its comprehensive offerings address the complete customer journey, including advisory, financing, and project lifecycle services. To date, Fluence’s teams have deployed or been awarded a market-leading 56 projects with a total capacity of 486 MW in 15 countries. To learn more, please visit http://fluenceenergy.com/ and follow Fluence on Twitter at @FluenceEnergy.|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// AMPT|
|Ampt serves the global solar market to provide system level optimization of large-scale PV systems. Ampt delivers innovative products that are used to:
Ampt DC power optimizers improve performance and lower costs by:
Ampt’s award winning power optimization technology and communications capabilities improve the way PV systems are designed and operated. Headquartered in Colorado, the company has sales and support in North America, Europe, Japan, and South Korea as well as representation in Southeast Asia, Australia, and the Middle East.
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// HIGECO MORE|
|Higeco MORE is a full-service partner in the world of renewable energy. The company designs and develops state-of-the-art products and is committed to providing effective system engineering and turnkey solutions for monitoring, control and supervision of utility scale grade PV plants. Our team specializes in software customization and hardware design such as dynamic power plant control, system migration and retrofit. Higeco MORE also offers international project development, asset management of PV systems, data hosting and multi-site control room SCADA.|
|Higeco MORE Website|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// KIPP & ZONEN|
|Kipp & Zonen is the market leader in solar radiation measurement. We have been manufacturing pyranometers since 1924 and are available at Solar Asset Management with our Italian distributor Eurelettronica Icas to provide you with expert advice on solar monitoring solutions.
Accurately measuring solar irradiance is the key to finding optimal locations, helping investment decisions, maximising operating efficiency, scheduling maintenance, monitoring performance and improving technology. As the experts, we develop high quality instruments such as the well-known passive CMP and Smart SMP series pyranometers, the CHP 1 and SHP1 pyrheliometer and the SOLYS sun tracker range.
Solar monitoring starts with accurately measuring solar irradiance with Kipp & Zonen sensors.
|Kipp & Zonen Website|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// ATONOMETRICS|
|Atonometrics is the world leader in Soiling and Irradiance measurement systems for PV projects. Our newest product is our revolutionary Mars Optical Soiling Sensor which is maintenance-free, water-free, easy to install, and requires no site specific calibrations. Also available are our low-cost calibrated reference cells for long-term outdoor irradiation monitoring.|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// PADCON|
|PADCON GmbH specialises in monitoring systems, plant communication and power plant controls for PV power plants. The extensive product portfolio includes solutions for solar power plants worldwide.
The PADCON product world offers perfectly coordinated components and solutions for every project. Numerous large projects and a globally monitored plant output of more than 3 GW reflect the trust of PADCON’s customers.
The cornerstone for the rapid and sustained growth of the company was laid with its foundation in 2007 as a manufacturer and developer of inverter stations. As early as 2008, PADCON put into operation the world's first inverter with an output of 2.5 MW. Based upon this know-how, PADCON developed products around the inverter.
Through this and other milestones PADCON became a partner to many well-known EPCs, and by 2009 had realised projects with a total of 200 MW. In parallel, PADCON recognised the significant need to monitor PV systems with regard to their function and profitability, and in 2008 introduced Central Monitoring as a cost-effective variant for single string monitoring.
Leading the way in this field, by 2011 PADCON had already expanded the plant monitoring system by introducing the currently legally binding regulations, such as reactive power control and reduced power.
To date mainly active in Europe, PADCON has been further expanding its internationalisation activities since 2012, thus continuing its rigorous course of expansion. The official certificates from UL (Underwriters Laboratories) and TÜV underline the high quality standard of the PADCON product range and enable country-specific requirements to be fully met.
With more than 3 GW of monitored plant output in 21 countries worldwide, PADCON consequently ranks among the largest and most experienced suppliers of SCADA systems for PV power plants. In addition, since 2013 PADCON has been offering intelligent solutions with the Float Controller family in order to stop PID on PV systems simply and effectively, and to recover the affected modules successfully.
Accordingly PADCON stands worldwide for "Made in Germany", innovative solutions, and permanent, technological progress.
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// PADCON|
|GILDEMEISTER energy solutions GmbH is a global service provider in the field of renewable energies
headquartered in Wuerzburg (Germany).
We are the right contact for maintenance and operation of your solar park as we have well founded photovoltaics experience from projects in around 40 countries all over the world. Our Italian and Spanish subsidiaries in Milan and Madrid are specialized on the O&M of large scale solar as well as of industrial rooftop solar. The experts working from several service points are ISO- and TÜV-certified.
As a full-service provider we also offer turnkey development, planning, construction and operation of open space PV systems and integrated energy solutions for commercial and industrial use. We work hand in hand with project developers and investors - from project initiation to commissioning. Our worldwide network of partners enables us to operate efficiently on a reliable and flexible basis.
What makes us unique is our passion and the joy of our customers' success. Together we develop solutions day by day - on the sunny side of the energy transition, innovative and with the highest commitment.
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// SOLORA|
|Solora is the leading independent service provider for rooftop PV plants in Benelux and France ensuring the monitoring, operational management & maintenance (O&M) and asset management (AM) with a strong focus on peak performance.
Solora services 575 PV plants with a total capacity of 175 MWp (O&M) and 105 PV plants with a total capacity of 33 MWp (AM). Solora stands by its mission to maximise the green energy production of PV Parks and safeguard the investment by maintaining PV parks according to the highest industrial standards.
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// PHOTON ENERGY|
|Photon Energy NV is a global solar power solutions and services company with four divisions of expertise that together cover the entire lifecycle of solar power systems. Our track record includes more than 50 MWp of solar power plants built and commissioned and more than 230 MWp in our Operations & Maintenance portfolio. Photon Energy also manages its own proprietary portfolio of 26 MWp of power plants in four countries across two continents.
Photon Energy's team has a proven track record and in-depth knowledge of project development, investment management, project finance, insurance, technology solutions, EPC and O&M. Photon Energy is headquartered in Amsterdam, Netherlands and has offices in Australia, Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia.
|Photon Energy Website|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// MORONI & PARTNERS|
|Moroni & Partners, one of the largest Italian energy engineering consultants with more than 5 GW of experience, executes Engineering, Technical Advisory and Asset Management services.
A team of more than 50 professionals working on renewable energy sources and high energy efficiency systems is able to satisfy the needs of banks, investors, industrial customers, public entities and EPC contractors. Three business divisions are the pillars of our structure:
The Engineering Division: executes the permission process, the design, the construction surveillance and the safety of power plants. Furthermore this division offers energy saving solutions in industrial, civil and tertiary sectors.
The Technical Advisory Division: carries out consultancy activities and instrumental analyses on operating energy plants, working with major banks and investment funds as well as with investors asking for an independent survey on their investment.
The Asset Management Division: performs a complete plant management, from performance monitoring to management of administrative and fiscal fulfillments related to RES activities.
|Moroni & Partners Website|
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// FAIRFLEET|
|FairFleet is a full-service partner for professional drone services, from planning and execution of the inspection flight to the evaluation and analysis of the collected data. High-resolution images from thermal cameras can be used to examine the panels in a photovoltaic system and identify defect modules or HotSpots. These algorithm-based inspections can be carried out most cost-effectively by using drones. All findings are documented in a report indicating the location of defect modules and the impact of the defect to the total performance.
With a network of 1,800 professional drone operators in 47 countries, FairFleet is the leading European drone service provider. Data protection, quality and consistency are the major values of our service.
|EXHIBITION SPONSOR /// HUAWEI|
|Huawei, a leading global information and communication technology solutions provider, is committed to creating maximum value for customers, with products and solutions deployed in over 170 countries, serving more than one third of the world’s population. Combining digital information technology, Internet technology and PV generation technology, Huawei provides innovative FusionSolar Smart PV solution and inverters with a wide application in Europe, Africa, Asia-Pacific, etc. FusionSolar Smart PV solution is to take the whole PV plant as a total product and make improvement throughout the whole process, from the PV plant construction to maintenance. It can optimize initial investment, reduce maintenance costs, increase power generation and finally increase IRR. Huawei FusionSolar Smart PV solution, featured as “Higher yields, Smart O&M, Safe and Reliable” will finally maximize value for PV plant owners or maintenance customers.|
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// INGETEAM|
|Ingeteam is a company specialising in power and control electronics (inverters, frequency converters, controllers and protections), generators, motors and pumps, electrical engineering and automation projects, electrical panels and medium voltage cells, in addition to biomass and solar thermal plant engineering. The company completes its offer with operation & maintenance services. Ingeteam develops its products in the following key sectors: wind, PV, hydro and fossil fuel power generation; metal processing industry; marine; rail traction; power grid, including substations, always seeking to optimise energy consumption and to maximise generating efficiency, also covering energy transport and distribution. The company operates throughout the world, employing 3,700 persons. R&D is the backbone of Ingeteam's business activity, in which 7% of the company's turnover is invested annually.|
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// DIVE GROUP|
|DIVE Group is a center of management and scientific competencies whose main mission is to develop ideas, already validated in their R&D process. As its first results from the technology transfer process, Energy Plus was born as a response to the growing need and sensitivity regarding the recovery of the efficiency loss caused by soiling effects.
This business unit promotes Pannel Plus®, an innovative, nanotechnological product developed specifically for the photovoltaic market. It is applicable in any context of the most critical and problematic environmental situation, where outdoor temperature, dust, inorganic or organic pollutants and even bird droppings significantly reduce plant performance, Pannel Plus restores and maintains optimal efficiency conditions over time.
|Dive Group Website|
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// ALTESO|
|Alteso is the leading performance improvement specialist. We provide PV asset performance management to PV asset managers, owners and O&M companies with Results-as-a-Service in the form of digital analysis accompanied by personal support.
Through the use of our PEAK technology we ensure that our clients become Best-in-Class.
PEAK is a leading-edge algorithm service for big data analysis of PV plants, including machine learning and is our answer to combatting the underperformance problem that the majority of PV plants face. PEAK identifies hidden problematic areas of a PV asset to allow for maximization of performance and minimization of operational & maintenance costs. The longer PEAK is used, the more effective the outcome. PEAK allows for remote diagnostics and possibility of integration into the Central Monitoring Asset Management System (CMAMS).
Our advanced PV monitoring data analysis and performance improvement is in service across more than 1300 MW assets in 14 countries for our clients.
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// RISEN ENERGY|
|Risen Energy is a world leading Tier 1 manufacturer of high-performance solar photovoltaic products. We also provide total business solutions for residential, commercial and utility-scale power generation.
Risen Energy was founded in 1986 and was publicly listed in 2010. For more than thirty years we have been generating value for our customers around the globe.
Risen Energy's total Solar PV business solutions are among the most advanced and cost-effective in the industry. They are characterized by constant techno-commercial innovation, consummate quality and reliable support.
With local market presence and strong financial bankability status, we are committed to building strategic, mutually beneficial collaboration with our partners. In this way, together we can capitalize on the rising value of green energy.
|Risen Energy Website|
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// ESAPRO|
|ESAPRO is one of the largest Italian Independent Service Provider with more than 20 years of experience in monitoring, operation, maintenance, plant optimization, revamping, technical and commercial management, security and surveillance of renewable energy power plants such as hydro and mini-wind but with a unique and strong expertise in mid-large scale PV plants.
ESAPRO is the ideal partner for private and industrial owners, financing institutions, financial investors, insurance companies because of its strong customer focus, digital mind-set and advanced data analytics skills. ESAPRO in-house tools are developed and are continuosly improved by ESAPRO R&D team to track trends, identify tailor products and test new product exclusively in the interest of its existing and potential future Clients.
ESAPRO security systems for mid-large PV plants are designed for being extremely dynamic and capable of adapting to each tecnology in order to thwart any type of intrusion.
Since 2010 ESAPRO is the Industry's first supervisory institute officially authorized to operate all over Italy. Security and surveillance services are granted 24/7 from the ESAPRO advanced control room to detect and analyse in real time eventual intrusion.
ESAPRO is presently serving more than 520 PV plants for an overall capacity of 560 MWp and more than 167 mini wind plants for a total overall capacity of 10 MW in Italy and around 25 MW of pv plant and 17 MW mini hydro power plants in Romania and is currently looking to new opportunities for growth also on other EU markets.
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// ENERRAY|
|Enerray S.p.A., founded in 2007, is an Italian company leader in the design, installation, development and management of utility scale and industrial photovoltaic systems. As a company part of the Maccaferri Industrial Group, an industrial corporation founded in 1879, with a global presence, 55 factories and a turnover of 1,039 billion Euros, Enerray provides turnkey solutions for industrial roofing, on-ground installations, shelters and greenhouses, competing as a reliable partner, that can guarantee the best performance of the plants. Enerray’s EPC and O&M services are based on a well established and continuously growing experience, acquired on various plants and on an overall power of 800 MWp installed and under construction, and more than 700 MWp under maintenance worldwide. About O&M Enerray’s aim is to ensure specialized optimal operation for maximizing the return of investments, by constantly increasing plant performance by minimizing downtime and costs.
Enerray's top clients are important Groups like Ferrari, Amazon, Eni, Max Mara, Auchan, Leroy Merlin, Manifatture Sigaro Toscano, Ghella, Mutti, Amaro Montenegro, Edison… Enerray is present on international markets as Latam, North Africa and Middle East, Thailand looking for new opportunities of growth since 2011.
People know the quality and value of ‘Made in Italy’ products and services, and they can appreciate an international consolidated track record in EPC and O&M, which Enerray has acquired over 11 years.
The financial soundness and the reliability Enerray ensures as part of the Maccaferri Group, as well as the strong relationship with the principal banking institutions and development banks (IFC and EBRD), make the company an ideal partner for those who wish to invest with confidence in this area.
Indeed, despite the problems the Italian PV market faced after the phase out of FITs in 2014, and the difficult access to credit for customers, due to the economic crisis, Enerray has managed to both expand our global portfolio, and continue to operate in the Italian PV market as Epc and O&M Leader.
|BRANDING SPONSOR /// DANSKE COMMODITIES|
|Danske Commodities is an international energy trading house, specialised in maximising the value of renewable energy.
With over 10 years of experience and a portfolio of more than 6,000 MW under management, Danske Commodities is among the leading players in renewable generation in Europe. We trade in 38 markets, proving us with expertise and a profound understanding of how to make the market work for our customers.
The volatile nature of power generation from renewable assets presents producers and developers with considerable challenges. The key to success is finding the right partner to help manage and sell the power produced, balance requirements and generally control market risks. Danske Commodities operates a pan-European portfolio of renewable assets and has a proven track record in the field.
To balance and optimise the variable production output from renewable energy sources, we rely on in-house meteorologists, market analysts, comprehensive data sets and advanced forecasting models. Our superior market access and around-the-clock availability enable our customers to extract the full value of renewable assets.
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|Wide Group SpA is one of the top 10 insurance brokerage firms in Italy and the main independent insurance broker specialized in renewable energy insurance.
Wide Group supports the entire renewable energy industry and it is Lloyd's Coverholder and correspondent of the main international insurance companies in the field.
Thanks to an international company structure and a strong business model, the group has become one of the field's main points of reference, being the driver for technological innovation and work culture as a service and as a support for the customer.
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