This new conference format Solarpraxis has initiated to stress the potential in the North African Region to source energy from the sun for very cheap costs. The fall in module prices has shaken the whole photovoltaic industry, cost figures for conventional LCOE can now be underbidden. The production of solar photovoltaic electricity is competitive with conventional fossil fuel-based electricity generation, particularly for peak demand during the middle of the day.
Morocco has shown its sincerity in strengthening regional integration through opening up to the Euromediterranean energy markets and the harmonization of the energy legislations and regulations as well as launching the Solar Program of 2000 MW by 2020.
A substantial know-how about market potential, who to address, economic aspects, infrastructure and technology is the key to establishing solar energy in North Africa. At the PV Technology Conference – North Africa 2012 regional and international project developer, supplier and manufacturer have the opportunity to meet governmental decision makers, potential investors who want to enter the market and invest in solar industry.