Workshop for the definition of new IEA PVPS Task: "PV for Transport"

Date & Time:
28 June 2017, 16:00 – 18:00 (at the 44th IEEE-PVSC)

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington D.C., USA
(venue of the 44th IEEE-PVSC)
Room: “ Virginia B “


IEA PVPS is preparing for launching new Task ‘PV for Transport’, in order to contribute to deployment of PV usage in the transport sector. In May 2017, a concept of this new Task was approved at the 49th PVPS Executive Committee (ExCo) meeting, and a detail workplan of the Task will be developed until the 50th ExCo meeting in November 2017.

In order to develop the workplan, this workshop will have following objectives:

  • sharing concept of new Task within participants
  • discussion on scope of works and contents of the Task


Expected participants:
Expected participants of the workshop are

  • experts having a possibility/potential of joining this Task
  • experts having ideas on this topic, "PV for Transport"

*Pre-registration is requested: see ‘Contact’


Preliminary Agenda:
Opening & welcome

Introduction of a concept of new Task "PV for Transport"
[Hiroyuki Yamada, PVPS ExCo member of Japan, NEDO, Japan]

Proposal of draft contents (discussion items) of this Task
[Keiichi Komoto, MHIR, Japan (on behalf of Toshio Hirota, Waseda Univ., Japan)]

Discussion on the contents: inputs from participants are welcomed

Summary and conclusions
[Hiroyuki Yamada, PVPS ExCo member of Japan, NEDO, Japan]


Download the agenda here.

Download the registration form here.


Hiroyuki Yamada, NEDO, Japan: yamadahry[at]
Keiichi Komoto: keiichi.komoto[at]
Mizuho Information & Research Institute, Japan