CONFERENCE DAY 2
9 October 2019

Simultaneous translation offered throughout the conference

09:00 Registration & Welcome coffee


10:00 Welcome words by chairman


Session 5

10:15 A growing appetite for corporate PPAs

  • • What conditions need to be in place to allow for long-term PPAs?
  • • How to cherry-pick success factors from other countries’ models?
  • • Bankability of off-takers: Why does it matter?
11:00 - 11:45 AM BREAK

Session 6

11:45 Solar and the grid
  • • A hold on grid expansion and modernization projects: Impact of curtailment across the grid network
  • • Ensuring grid code implementation during connection and compliance throughout operations
  • • Predicting challenges for solar and RE penetration forecasted in PRODESEN
12:30 Battery Storage
  • • Revenue stacking: How to monetize battery storage in Mexico?
  • • Ongoing lessons on an operational PV+storage project in Mexico
  • • What deployment rates to expect in the coming 5 years ?

Deep-dive Workshops

11:45 E - Aerial Inspections
  • • Drone inspection applications throughout the solar asset lifecycle
  • • How to create actionable drone data?
  • • Case studies: How aerial data enables digitalization and better decision making
12:30 F - Soiling
  • • Quantification models and local-based soiling scenarios
  • • Strategies for cleaning schedules optimization
  • • State-of-the-art cleaning solutions and innovations
13:15 - 14:30 LUNCH BREAK

Session 7

14:30 Technological innovations shaping the solar value chain

  • What technological developments have the potential to further boost solar development?
  • • The emergence of bifacial module PV systems
  • • Revolutionizing construction processes of solar plants

15:15 - 16:00 PM BREAK

Session 8

16:00 Building Solar Asset Management strategies for sustained growth

  • • Absolute priorities to work on
  • • Issues and inefficiencies that can be solved in the short term
  • • Strategies that will determine success in the O&M and AM space

16:45 NETWORKING DRINKS
18:00 END OF CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE DAY 2
9 October 2019