|DIAMOND SPONSOR /// BAYWA R.E.|
|BayWa r.e. was founded in 2009 as a fully owned subsidiary of BayWa AG and houses the activities of the Group in the field of renewable energies: photovoltaic power, wind energy, biomass and geothermics. BayWa r.e. is now one of the strongest project developers and providers of PV systems in the world. The company is currently active in Germany, a number of European countries, the United States, Asia-Pacific and Africa.|
|BayWa r.e. Website|
|DIAMOND SPONSOR /// SUNGROW|
|Sungrow is a world-class technology provider, specialized in PV inverters and energy storage equipment for residential, commercial & industrial and utility-scale PV power plants. Founded in 1997, Sungrow is a solution-oriented and innovation-led organization focusing on renewable energy generation. The EMEA team consists of around 70 dedicated employees based in Munich, Germany (EMEA Headquarters), Italy, Spain, Turkey, France, UK & Dubai with more than 5 GW deployed in the region.|
|GOLD SPONSOR /// JINKO SOLAR|
|JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is a global leader in the solar industry. JinkoSolar distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, and other countries and regions. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain, with an integrated annual capacity of 7 GW for silicon ingots and wafers, 4.5 GW for solar cells, and 8 GW for solar modules, as of September 30, 2017.
JinkoSolar has over 15,000 employees across its 8 productions facilities globally, 16 oversea subsidiaries in Japan (2), Singapore, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Australia, South Africa and United Arab Emirates, and 15 global sales offices in China (2), United Kingdom, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Egypt, Morocco, Ghana, Kenya, Costa Rica, Colombia.
|Jinko Solar Website|
|GOLD 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.|
|NETWORKING SPONSOR /// TRIODOS BANK|
|Founded in 1980, Triodos Bank has become a reference point for sustainable banking globally. Triodos Bank is an independent bank that promotes sustainable and transparent banking. It does not see any conflict between a focus on people and the planet and a good financial return. Instead it believes that they reinforce each other in the long-term.
Triodos Bank started funding pioneers in renewable energy back in the early 1980s.
By the end of 2017, Triodos Bank and its climate and energy investment funds were financing 472 projects across Europe, contributing to a generating capacity of 3,100 MW of energy. During the year these projects avoided 2.4 million tonnes of CO2 emissions, while generating green energy equivalent to the electricity needs of 1.4 million European households.
|Triodos Bank Website|
|Exhibition SPONSOR /// GCL|
|GCL System Integration Technology Co. Ltd (002506 Shenzhen Stock) (GCL S.I.) is part of the GOLDEN CONCORD Group (GCL), an international energy conglomerate specializing in clean and sustainable energy.
The Group, founded in 1990, now employs 30,000 people worldwide with business footprints across 31 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions of mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, as well as Africa, North America, Southeast Asia and Europe. GCL ranked third in the world’s new energy Top500 2017.
GCL S.I. currently has operations all over the world and has five module production bases in mainland China and one in Vietnam, with production capacity of 6GW, and an additional 2GW of high-efficiency battery capacity, making it a world-class module producer. GCL offers a wide range of high-quality products for a variety of application environments, including modules of standard 60/72-piece, dual-glass, high-efficiency polysilicon PERC, and half-cell etc. All products underwent the most rigorous quality inspection and testing. GCL S.I. is rated as a global first-tier module supplier by Bloomberg ranking among the top six globally for three consecutive years. With a vertically integrated value chain operation, GCL S.I. has proven track record of capability and expertise in delivering state-of-the-art solar package solutions incorporating DESIGN-PRODUCT-SERVICE.
GCL is het grootste Solar PV bedrijf ter wereld en heeft bewezen een betrouwbare producent te zijn met hoge kwaliteit standaards. Als fabrikant van Poly-, Mono, Half-Cell en Bifacial panelen behoort GCL tot één van de weinige fabrieken die het complete productie proces van zand tot zonnepaneel in eigen handen heeft. Hierbij nog enkele belangrijke feiten: