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#REINVEST2018 Programme: Session Details


Thursday 4 October, 2018 1630 - 1800 IST HALL 4B Session Coordinators

The Sun Overhead: Rooftop Solar in India

Mr J K Jethani
Scientist E, MNRE
E: jethani.jk@nic.in
T: 011 24365666
Ms Kuhoo Saxena
E: kuhoo.saxena@cii.in
T: +91 9871933272

Session Brief
The Session will dwell upon the measures required to meet India's 40 GW target through rooftop solar (RTS). The participants will discuss ways to make policies and regulations conducive for quick adoption of RTS, creating awareness, ways to upgrade RTS technologies, standardization of implementation process, ensuring RTS performance, etc. This session would have participation from some of the top global experts working on RTS policies and technologies, and would deliberate on emerging international trends and insights for developing a strategy for India

Discussion Points

  • Identifying gaps in policies and regulations for slow progress of rooftop solar in India. 
  • Measures required for building confidence to adopt RTS by different sectors  
  • Helping users with vendor selection by creating a centralized database of vendors adhering to national and international standards
  • Developing policies for enforcement of construction and safety standards
  • Exploring financial models that can boost the RTS market in India.
  • Identifying the services needed for regular operation and upkeep of RTS systems. 
  • Upgradation of Rooftop Technologies suitable for different regions/consumer categories/size of plant, etc. 

Panel Format
Introduction of Panelists and Moderator
Moderated Panel Discussion
Audience Q&A
Concluding Remarks
 

Anil K Garg

Anil K Garg

Chief Executive Officer
Energy And Environment Foundation, India

David S Renne

David S Renne

President
International Solar Energy Society

Kuldeep Jain

Kuldeep Jain

Managing Director
CleanMax Solar

Rahul Munjal

Rahul Munjal

Chairman & Managing Director
Hero Future Energies Ltd

Sanjeev Aggarwal

Sanjeev Aggarwal

Managing Director
Amplus Energy Solutions Pvt Ltd

Simon Stolp

Simon Stolp

Lead Energy Specialist
World Bank, South Asia

Vinay Rustagi

Vinay Rustagi

Managing Director
Bridge to India