What are the Challenges of the Low-Bid Pricing of Solar in the Middle East?
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Executive Summary on Roof Tops and Record Low Utility Scale Prices MESIA will address the solar market status (commercial, regulatory, legal analysis) in the MENA region from UAE all the way to Morocco. A large section will also be dedicated to the different solar technologies: PV, Thermal, and CSP used in the MENA region.   VISIT our booth A3.322.    Register…

FREE WEBINAR: HARNESSING THE SAUDI ARABIAN ‘SOLAR POWERHOUSE’ OPPORTUNITY
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Saudi Arabia, one of the world’s biggest oil producers, is seeking up to $50bn of investment in solar and wind energy. The Kingdom has recently announced a tender for 700MW of wind and solar energy.   However, following several attempts to establish a stable context for renewable energy development which were promptly backtracked each time, information…

Webinar: How to select the best batteries for your PV with storage project
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Over the past few months, Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) on PV projects have plummeted from US$ 8 cents to US$ 2.41 cents per kWh, leading to an increase in PV-focused tenders. However, as more undispatchable peak load energy enters the grid, the need for energy storage becomes more pressing. So much so that tenders are…

Woman in Solar
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MESIA is pleased to be co-hosting the women in New Energy Workshop alongside the Clean Energy Business Council (CEBC) and Eversheds Sutherland. Hear from MENA’s leading female role models as we discuss relevant issues for women in the region. This workshop is free to attend and open to all.   Register | Read more

WFES Lunch briefing: listen to a veteran in the solar industry
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  Join us in welcoming Mr. Dan Shugar, a 30 year veteran in the solar industry, for a special WFES lunch briefing on the latest solar technologies for all size power plants (Read his Bio). From his leadership at PowerLight, Sunpower, Solaria Corporation, and now NEXTracker, Mr Shugar has led the development of some of…

Gala Ceremony – MESIA SOLAR AWARDS 2017
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Join us to congratulate the winners of the MESIA Solar Awards 2017! MESIA Solar Awards is partnering with World Future Energy Summit series to jointly issue this prestigious regional award The winners will be recognized during a prestigious presentation and gala ceremony. The event will take place in the beautiful setting of the Aloft Hotel,…

Solar Expo
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BOOK YOUR STAND With the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region set to tender 4GW of solar projects in 2016, the industry will see continued growth as MENA looks for clean, reliable and cost-effective energy solutions. The Solar Expo 2017 will deliver opportunities to build stronger networks with a high-profile audience of investors, partners,…

Building a Sustainable Future for Solar in Egypt
Selecting the right component materials for solar panels in demanding climates
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Building a Sustainable Future for Solar in Egypt is a unique event hosted by the the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), Jinko Solar and DuPont that will bring together experts from up and down the value chain, including senior executives from the EETC, Infinity Solar, international and local financial institutions, Powerguard, TÜV Rheinland and Eversheds, to discuss best practices and risk mitigation strategies to ensure a…

Solar Trade Mission in Jordan
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Over 600MW’s of projects to be announced during the event   Event highlights: MEMR Officials to disclose details on the upcoming Solar Round 3 Project & Tender The Public Security Directorate would be discussing their upcoming RFP’s amounting to over 120MWs Jordanian Free Zone Development companies would be presenting their short term and long term…

MANAGING THE CHALLENGES OF ENERGY STORAGE
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The electricity storage market offers tremendous promise for our future electricity grids. However, as this market evolves and advanced systems are deployed in the field, the promise of increased flexibility in our systems is overshadowed by complex challenges for grid operators, investors, developers, utilities, and end users. Drawing on global experience, this event will untangle…