PV in Buildings: its competitiveness and potential in the future

PVPS@PVSEC-26 PV in Buildings: its competitiveness and potential in the future

Izumi KAIZUKA, RTS Corporation, Japan   

Session 1:    Welcome and setting the scene
Greetings:    Host,    SERIS,    Singapore    
Gaëtan Masson, Task 1 leader, IEA PVPS, “Trends of PV integration in buildings”   
Christoph Mayr, Task 14 leader, AIT, Austria, “Building Integration of PV and high penetration”
Hisashi Ishii, Task 15 expert, Advanced Technology Laboratory, R&D Division, LIXIL, Japan, “BIPV opportunities”
Alistair Sproul, Associate Professor, University of NSW, Australia, “Residential PV and storage systems in Australia”
Monika BIERI, SERIS, Singapore “Unsubsidised rooftop PV market in Singapore: when do we get grid parity back?

Session 2:    Country experiences

Katarina Uherova Hasbani, ARE Board Member, IEA-PVPS T9 Expert, "Off-grid solar home systems as a competitive energy access solution"
Ng Bingrong, Building & Research Institute, Housing & Development Board (HDB), Singapore, “HDB's Solar PV Journey in Singapore”
Zhengxin Liu, Shanghai Institute of Microsystem & Information Technology (SIMIT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS); Solar Photovoltaic Committee of China Renewable Energy Society,  China, “Distributed Generation in China (TBC)”
Izumi Kaizuka, Task 1 expert, RTS Corporation, Japan, “Evolution of Residential PV market in Japan”
Frank  Haugwitz,  AECEA,  Hong  Kong,  “India's  Rooftop  Ambitions  -  Potential  -  Challenges  - Prospects”    

About IEA PVPS: The IEA Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (IEA PVPS) is one of the collaborative research  and  development  network  within  the  International  Energy Agency  (IEA).  The  mission  of  the  programme is to “enhance the international collaborative efforts which facilitate the role of photovoltaic solar energy as a cornerstone in the transition to sustainable energy systems.” In order to achieve this, IEA PVPS  have  undertaken  a  variety  of  joint  research  projects  in  PV  power  systems  applications.  For  more  information, please visit