GRID, UTILITIES AND THE NEW ERA OF PPAS

Tue, June 26, 2018 - 10:10 - 11:00
  • What is the utility appetite for PV ownership and development across Asia?
  • How will government and utilities cooperate in these markets?
  • Is there room for private sector competition once utilities decide to own solar?
  • How are PPAs bankability issues seen by utilities?
  • Grid owners/operators: what are the new developments, planned updates to the grid infrastructure and does the planning take into consideration PV+storage?
  • Grid and island electrification: will the solution be top down or bottom up?
  • What are the types of PPA available in the market? Are the contract lengths and terms prone to flexibility in the future as generator get more comfortable in power trading?
  • Role of utilities as balancing partners for corporate/private PPAs