SPONSORS

SUPPORTERS

8:15 - 9:00

NETWORKING BREAKFAST

9:00 - 9:15

WELCOME & INTRODUCTION

Liz MacFarlane
Sales & Marketing Director

Segen
 

9:20 - 9:45

Commercial Solar PV market overview

Policy update

Industry insight

Chris Hewett
CEO

Solar Trade Association

9:50 - 10:50

Financing & Costing a Commercial Rooftop PV Project

The new world of PPA

Understanding LCOE/OPEX

Thinking beyond equipment costs and £/Wh

Speaker TBC

Christelle Barnes
Country Manager

Solar Edge

09:50 - 10:50

10:50 - 11:20

BREAK & NETWORKING

11:20 -11:45

Navigating Regulations and DNO requirements

Key commercial project considerations 

G99

Export Limitation & G100

Bryan Dixon, Senior Electrical Design Engineer
Narec Distributed Energy


Matthias Wagner
Business Development Director
Huawei

11:50 -12:20

Commercial Project case study

Project planning /time scales

What worked

What didn’t

Key learnings

Speaker TBC

Alastair Mounsey
Country Manager
JA Solar

12:20 -13:30

NETWORKING LUNCH

MODULE MASTERCLASS

Shading & Optimisation

Definition & Sources of shading

Optimising the project plan (and array) at the very outset by including relevant technology

Pitched roof or Flat roof

Andrea Viaro
Head of Technical Service and Product Management
JinkoSolar

 

Jason McCabe
Senior Engineer
Renusol

13:30 - 14:00

Bifacial Modules – the beauty of high efficiency

Background to the technology

When and why could bifacial be used?

What next in module tech development?

Michael Harre

VP Europe
LG Solar

 

14:00 - 14:30

14:30 - 18:00

SOLAR COASTER TIME!

Hospitality Suite within Alton Towers Theme Park

 

The base for the afternoon and where ride passes should be collected

 

HOTEL ROOM KEYS WILL ALSO BE ISSUED

EVENING ENTERTAINMENT AT The Alton Towers Hotel

PRE- DINNER DRINKS 

19:30 - 20:00

DINNER & CASINO ENTERTAINMENT

20:00 - MIDNIGHT