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SolarPower Webinar: PV In MENA - The Mirage Is Getting Real & The Turkey-China Solar Cells and Modules Case

20 July 2016 at 15:00 CEST - online

The webinar is free for SolarPower Europe members.

SolarPower Europe will organise a 1.5-hours market intelligence webinar, which will be held on 20 July, 2016 at 15:00 CEST.

The solar industry has had great expectations of the broader MENA region over the last few years. With recent developments hitting the news headlines, is the region now finally on its way to realizing its remarkable potential or will new barriers lead to further delays?

Join Dr. Moritz Borgmann from Apricum providing an overview on the hottest markets of the Arabian Peninsula and Egypt, and Gokhan Gokce from YukselKarkin sharing details of the latest solar regulatory changes in Turkey.



15:00-15:05 Intro

15:05-15:30 PV In MENA - The Mirage Is Getting Real

  • The recent blockbuster 2.99 US cents/kWh result in Dubai and what it means for the future of PV in the region
  • Hiccups in the Egyptian PV program
  • The Saudi renewables market - is it for real this time?
  • Current tender opportunities in the GCC - Abu Dhabi's 350 MW tender, SEC's 2x50 MW tenders
  • Further market diversification - are Oman and Qatar finally waking up?

15:30-15:55 The Turkey-China Solar Cells and Modules Case

  • Update on recent solar regulatory developments in Turkey
  • Background on Surveillance Measure, Amendments to Investment Incentive Regulation
  • Details on the new Dumping Investigation on solar modules

15:55-16:30 Q&A


Dr. Moritz Borgmann, Partner, Apricum - The Cleantech Advisory

Gokhan Gokce, Parnter, YukselKarkin Attorney Partnership



Michael Schmela, Executive Advisor, SolarPower Europe

Presentation of the webinar is available for SolarPower Europe members. Please log in to the Members Area of the website to access the presentation.


For more information contact:

    Tina Stojanovic

    T: 0032 2 704 46 71