Official Parallel Event at the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC)
A workshop organised by the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform and linked to the International Energy Agency Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme – IEA PVPS Task 15 has been held in Hamburg, Germany, in order to explore the growth opportunities for building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) in Europe.
SESSION I: BIPV: Expectations and visions from Architects and Building industry
SESSION II: Research, development and demonstration of innovative BIPV products
SESSION III: Panel discussion
Introduction and welcome
Horizon 2020 Supporting (BI)PV Innovation
Presentation of Ms Maria Getsiou, European Commission, Directorate-General for Research & Innovation, Renewable Energy Sources.
The Visions from the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform
Expectations from the building
BIPV and challenges of Building Energy Management Systems
Presentation of Mr Christian Trodella, Siemens Building Technologies Division, Global Head Performance Contracting PPA
R&D support for development of BIPV products
Products and system design for making PV a natural component of the building envelope
What are the needs of the PV industry to further enable the developments