Solar developments in India grew exponentially in 2017. Further announcements and new market opportunities in the energy storage and electric mobility sector strengthen India to become an interesting and very promising market in the future. The state of Karnataka is one of the most flourishing Indian solar markets and the first Indian state to launch a specific EV policy. Intersolar India, the most pioneering exhibition and conference for the solar industry is celebrating its 10th edition in Bangalore, the capital city of the top solar market Karnataka on December 11-13, 2018. The event will focus on the solar, energy storage and electric mobility industries and will welcome more than 17,000 industry professionals and 300 exhibitors.
Join us to celebrate 10 powerful years of Intersolar India with music, drinks, finger food and a great atmosphere on December 11 at 5:30 pm in the Conference Catering Area.
Each Conference Ticket enables access to the official networking party!
Intersolar India is just a glance away and we are convinced that we have managed a program that appeals to all who have interest in the solar industry, storage and grid issues.
In addition, a number of partners support us with a variety of site events and workshops. A good opportunity for further education or exchange with other experts.
Bangalore is India’s Silicon Valley, technology hub and the the capital city of the state of Karnataka, India's number 1 solar market, which installed over 2 GW and together with the state of Telangana, accounted for approximately 50 percent of all installations across Pan India in 2017. Alone in Q1 2018 Karnataka commissioned 3.77 GW of utility-scale solar power capacity. In addition, Karnataka is the first Indian state to launch a specific EV and Energy storage policy. The state of Karnataka is the perfect location for developing solar, energy storage and e-mobility business opportunities in India.
Intersolar India has again partnered with Mercom India, India’s best resource for navigating the Indian solar market. Mercom, a global clean energy research and communications firm, joins Intersolar India 2018 again as a Knowledge Partner. Mercom provides the most in-depth analysis on the India solar market and will provide a complimentary white paper on the market drivers and challenges facing the Indian solar market. Priyadarshini Sanjay, Managing Director of Mercom Communications India will present the White Paper on December 12 during the session "C&I Solar Rooftop Business-Prospects, Issues and Profitability" starting at 12pm.
Electric mobility and energy storage systems of the high power segment being used in the automotive sector have the potential to actively shape our future energy system and to underline the need for renewable energy generation. The special exhibit Power2Drive showcases electric mobility solutions and technologies and reflects the interaction between electric vehicles and a sustainable and environmentally friendly energy supply.
The market potential for electrical energy storage in India is expected to be tremendous in the future – expecially driven by incoming policies for the e-mobility industry. With the great success and support of ees Europe, Europe’s largest exhibition for batteries and energy storage, ees India becomes the most powerful energy storage exhibition in India. The exhibition is the industry hotspot for suppliers, manufacturers, distributors and users of stationary electrical energy storage solutions. Covering the entire value chain of innovative battery and energy storage technologies – from components and production to specific user applications.
In 2019 Intersolar India will become a part of "The smarter E India" - India’s innovation hub for the new energy world. It presents cross-sector energy solutions and technologies and reflects the interaction of the solar, energy storage and electric mobility industry. The smarter E India addresses all the key areas along the value chain and brings together local experts and international stakeholders in the energy future. Starting in 2019, The smarter E India will bring together the renowned Intersolar India, ees India and Power2Drive India. The exhibition trio will take place at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre in the capital state of Karnataka on November 27-29, 2019.
India has crossed 25 GW in terms of total installed solar capacity, inching its way closer to the 2022 target of 100 GW. In the first half of 2018, about 5 GW of solar capacity was installed across the country including both large-scale and rooftop solar. According to Mercom India Research approximately 1 MW of solar PV capacity was installed every hour in India in the first half of 2018. For the second year in a row solar is the leading new power source added in India.