Solarplaza Summit | France

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Help Shape France's Future Energy Roadmap

New Regulations | Developers' Obstacles & Solutions | Finance & PPAs

Simultaneous translation will be available throughout the conference

On January 10th, the French Government enacted new regulations under the ‘Renewable Energy Acceleration Act’, in a strong effort to drag the French sustainable energy transition out of its slump. Long and complex permitting procedures slowed RE capacity build-out down in recent years. Now, France seeks to close the gap on its Multiannual Energy Plan's objective - which states a target of 40GW of installed PV capacity by 2028 and 100GW by 2050. Under the new law, the development prospects for solar are broadened by, for example, providing a framework for agrivoltaics and simplifying the permitting of solar installations near public infrastructure.

Addressing project development obstacles and industry concerns - including grid capacity issues - whilst highlighting the many opportunities and large potential - like novel financing options and the proliferation of PPAs - will be at the core of the Solarplaza Summit France on June 29th in Paris. To find a way out of this crisis, the entire solar ecosystem must find a way to work together: from public authorities to developers, investors, off-takers, and manufacturers. At this key event, you will learn from industry thought leaders, influential investors, PPAs experts, grid operators, and other pioneers that are shaping France’s future energy roadmap.  

Conference Solarplaza Summit France

The Industry Advisory Board empowering the event

The combined wealth of knowledge, years of experience, and high-level network of our expert advisory board members help shape our program and enhance our event. Their involvement guarantees the practical and inspirational relevance of our event in the dynamic and ever-evolving solar landscape.

Sylvie Perrin

Guy Auger

Alexandre Soroko

Pierre Guerrier

Régis le Drézen

Pascal Richard

125+

attendees

35+

speakers

15+

partners


Program Overview

Enhance your Knowledge and Empower your Network in the French PV Market

Fueled by market research, inspired by local consultation, and tailored for our professional audience, the content-rich event program takes stock of the challenges and opportunities of the French PV market.

Conference Program Solarplaza Summit France

Session 1 The Latest Updates on French PV

Session 2 The Financial Ecosystem: Financing & PPA trends

Session 3 Land Availability & Supply Chain: Turning Obstacles into Opportunities

Session 4 Designing a Future-Proof Electricity Market Network in France

Speakers

Eric Magistrello - Sungrow

Eric Magistrello

General Country Manager

Pierre Parent - Ze Energy

Pierre Parent

Co-Founder

Marceau Leroux - Enerparc AG

Marceau Leroux

Country Manager France

Jeanne Rooy - Green Lighthouse Developments (GLHD)

Jeanne Rooy

Project Manager

Pascal Richard - Carbon Solar

Pascal Richard

Co-founder & Vice President of the Board

Sophie Mourlon - Ministère de la Transition énergétique

Sophie Mourlon

Director of Energy at the DGEC

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Networking Event

Bofinger Paris

28 June 18:30 - 21:00
5-7 Rue de la Bastille, 75004 Paris, France

Brasserie Bofinger is known as one of the most beautiful brasseries in Paris and has been able to survive through the ages while preserving its soul in an exceptional historical setting.

Conference Venue

Les Salons Hoche

29 June 08:30 - 18:00
9 Av. Hoche, 75008 Paris, France

Our Solarplaza Summit France will take place in the heart of Paris, in the Salons Hoche. Broaden your network in the beautiful surroundings of marble rooms and Baroque splendor.

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