Poland’s PV market is booming. Year 2020, with 3960 MW total installed, was undeniably a very successful year for the PV industry in Poland. The current state of solar in Poland indicates that it has finally becoming a relevant market at the European scale. What drivers were behind the growth? What is the Regulatory environment for the development of PV in Poland. Will this trend continue? What challenges will the sector face and what place will PV hold in Poland's medium to long term energy transition? The webinar will be the ideal opportunity to get up-to-the-minute information about the Polish emerging market.
|Date||Tuesday, March 30, 2021|
|Duration||ca. 90 minutes|
|Fee||Free of charge - limited participation|
Andrzej Kazmierski, Deputy Director, Department of Low Emission Economies, Ministry of Development, Labour and Technology
|Moderator||Dr. Stanislaw M. Pietruszko, President, Polskie Towarzystwo Fotowoltaiki, PV Poland|
|Welcome note||Horst Dufner, Head of The smarter E Europe, Solar Promotion GmbH|
Andrzej Kazmierski is Formerly Director, Department of Renewable Energy Sources, at the Ministry of Energy responsible for Act on RES. He was also graduated from Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Electronics and Information Technology.
Maciej Szambelanczyk is a member of the team specializing in providing legal advice to infrastructure companies in particular on energy law. He has an extensive experience in restructuring, green field and brown field projects in the energy sector. He is the co-author and editor of the complete commentary on the Act on Renewable Energy. Maciej was recommended in Chambers & Partners’ highly recognized worldwide guide “Chambers Europe”, in the Energy&Natural Resources category (years 2013-2020).
Tobiasz Adamczewski was WWF Poland’s Conservation Director and climate and energy expert. His professional experience also includes development of RES projects, work in the Ministry of Environment on international climate policy negotiations and as an analyst in an energy media-consulting firm. He holds a BA from the University of Toronto, MA from the Jagiellonian University in Cracow and a postgraduate diploma from the Cracow University of Economics.
Dr. Stanislaw M. Pietruszko is widely recognised as an outstanding and inspirational leader in the field of PV in Poland. His 40+ years career was characterised by continuous evolution from fundamental and applied research on solar cell, PV modules and systems, through technology management, to legal-administrative involvement, dissemination, as well as academic and promotional activities. Pietruszkos' pioneering work provided cornerstones of implementation of PV systems in Poland. He has been a project leader of more than 50 research funded by EC, US DoE, bilateral governmental cooperation with Japan, Korea, China, India and Russia. Also he is member of the EU PV Technology Platform and IEA PVPS.