European Technology & Innovation Platform PhotoVoltaics
background

ETIP PV Conference

5TH ASSEMBLY OF THE EUROPEAN PHOTOVOLTAIC TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM-THE SOLAR EUROPE INDUSTRY INITIATIVE: SETTING THE FUTURE OF PHOTOVOLTAICS IN EUROPE

June 18, 2010

Toledo, Spain

In line with the Spanish EU Presidency, the EU Photovoltaic (PV) Technology Platform held its 5th General Assembly on 18 June 2010, in Toledo, Spain.

This year, the main focus of the General Assembly was the Solar Europe Industry Initiative, being the major PV Technology programme developed in the frame of the SET Plan of the European Union. The event was split into 3 main sessions:

  • The Solar Europe Industry Initiative: Maintaining the European Industry leadership
  • Analysis from a Member State perspective
  • The situation of PV technology in Spain

European and Spanish stakeholders, including personalities from the research institutions and CEOs from Europe’s leading PV companies, as well as Members of the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Spanish national and regional institutions attended this event.

Agenda


Download the agenda of the 5th General Assembly of the Platform, 18 June 2010


Download

Welcome speech and opening session

Opening speech by Wim Sinke, Chairman of the EU PV Technology Platform



Download

EU 2020 objectives - Strategic Energy Technology (SET) Plan Solar European Industrial Initiative


Presentation by Bruno Schmitz, Head of Unit of New and Renewable Energy Sources, DG Reasearch, European Commission: EU 2020 objectives - Strategic Energy Technology (SET) Plan Solar European Industrial Initiative


Download

SESSION I - SOLAR EUROPE INDUSTRY INITIATIVE (SEII)

Role of the SEII for the positioning & development of the European PV sector


Presentation by Adel El Gammal, EPIA Secretary General: Global market outlook for the next 5 years – Role of the SEII for the positioning & development of the European PV sector


Download

Presentation by Wim Sinke: Presentation of the SEII: Photovoltaics(PV)



Download

Presentation of the SEII: Concentrated Solar Power(CSP)


Presentation by Mariangels Latorre, ESTELA Solar Secretary General: Presentation of the SEII: Concentrated Solar Power(CSP)


Download

SESSION II: SEII IN A MEMBER STATES PERSPECTIVE

The role of the Member States to implement the SET-Plan Industry Initiative


Presentation by Bettina Bergauer-Culver, Chairperson of the Mirror Group of the EU PV Technology Platform: The role of the Member States to implement the SET-Plan Industry Initiative


Download

SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Spain


Presentation by Francisco Larios, Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation: SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Spain


Download

SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Italy


Presentation by Anna de Lillo, Member of the Mirror Group of the EU PV Technology Platform: SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Italy


Download

SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from UK


Presentation  by Steven Martin, UK representation in the SEII Team: SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from UK


Download

SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Slovenia


Presentation by Marko Topic, Member of the Mirror Group of the EU PV Technology Platform: SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Slovenia


Download

Feedback from Austria & Closing statement


Bettina Bergauer-Culver: SET-Plan & Industry Initiative: Feedback from Austria & Closing statement


Download

The role of the EU PV Technology Platform in the PV sector landscape: New Mission & Vision, Working Group Action Plans & the role of the PV Platform within the SEII


Presentation y Stefan Nowak, Vice-Chairman of the EU PV Technology Platform: The role of the EU PV Technology Platform in the PV sector landscape: New Mission & Vision, Working Group Action Plans & the role of the PV Platform within the SEII


Download

CLOSING SESSION: PV TECHNOLOGY IN SPAIN

Grid integration limitations & potential solutions for the development of Renewables in Spain


Presentation by Juan Fransisco Alonso Llorente, Red Electrica de España: Grid integration limitations & potential solutions for the development of Renewables in Spain


Download

Puertollano: a Renewables Reference City


Presentation by Joaquin Hermoso Murillo, Major of Puertollano, Ciudad Real: Puertollano: a Renewables Reference City


Download

Outlook: Future actions of the EU PV Technology Platform


Closing statement by Wim Sinke, Chairman of the EU PV Technology Platform: Outlook: Future actions of the EU PV Technology Platform


Download