Virtual Business Delegation to Australia

EPC and Contracting for Solar-, Wind- and Energy Storage Projects | 26 - 30 October

Virtual Business Delegation

The German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce will host a virtual industry conference on the 26 October 2020 surrounding a virtual business delegation for German companies connected to the EPC and Contracting for solar-, wind- and energy storage projects. The delegation will take place between the 26 and 30 October. The overarching goal of the delegation is to support German SMEs in finding business partners and collaborations in the Australian market. The program is supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. 

During the virtual industry conference on the 26 October 2020, Australian professionals from the EPC and Contracting for solar-, wind- and energy storage projects will give in-depth information about the trends and developments within the industry. Also, the delegates from the German companies will present their innovative products. The virtual conference will further be an excellent networking platform for all participants and will allow a timeframe for one-on-one Meetings.  

Within the timeframe of the delegation, German company representatives will meet virtually with potential Australian business partners (one-on-one Business Partner matchings), which will be organised by German-Australian Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Please contact us if you want to register as a German delegation participant.

Virtual Conference - 26 October 2020

Main programme 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm (AEDT) | Virtual doors open at 3:30 pm

Featuring key speakers from Australia and Germany, the event presents an opportunity to learn more about the EPC and Contracting industry in both countries. The German companies will showcase their innovative products and share their experience, while Australian counterparts give insights into the Australian industry. The conference will further be an excellent networking platform for all participants and will allow a timeframe for one-on-one Meetings.

The conference program can be viewed here.

Register for the conference here

Delegation Participants

energy & meteo

Founded in 2004, energy & meteo systems is today a leading provider of unique IT solutions for the smooth integration of renewable energies into power grids and markets. Renowned grid operators, utilities and power traders worldwide use energy & meteo systems´ Virtual Power Plant as well as the solar and wind power forecasts to ensure grid stability and to efficiently trade power from distributed energy units. Around 100 employees continuously develop ground-breaking approaches and software to intelligently manage renewable energies at the headquarter in Oldenburg and in the branch in Berlin.

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FREQCON is a leading German engineering and manufacturing company of power converters and control systems for renewable energy systems and energy storage applications. Our kW to multi MW System Solutions are used for grid-connected systems as well as island grid systems. Today over 45GW of installed capacity rely on products and solutions designed and manufactured by FREQCON.

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Since 2000, GreenGate AG has been developing highly adaptable and innovative software solutions for the maintenance of systems and infrastructures. Customers from manufacturing, energy and water industries use GS-Service software for technical management, maintenance planning and operations management tasks.

Further functionalities include workforce management, warehouse management and document management. The software is also widely used as a mobile application for field services. The customers consist of a wide variety of businesses. As a competent partner, GreenGate supports the system configuration and the mapping of operational processes and the structuring of information. The own R&D department ensures that the software remains innovative in the long term.

More than 300 customers now rely on the GS-Service.

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LuvSide develops, builds, and sells small vertical axis small wind turbines to businesses, private owners, and communities. Our mission is to bring autonomous and sustainable energy to organizations and people in remote landscapes, windy regions, and coastal areas.

Since our foundation in 2014, we have worked with enterprises like Siemens and Vonk; installed turbines in countries including Germany, the Netherlands, and Saudi Arabia; and operated on both onshore and offshore locations of the North Sea, urban areas and natural preservation regions.

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Next Kraftwerke

Next Kraftwerke operates one of the largest Virtual Power Plants in Europe and develops solutions for the electricity market of the future. The Cologne (Germany) based company currently aggregates 9,500 electricity producers such as solar, wind and biogas plants, as well as commercial and industrial electricity consumers and storage units, with an overall capacity of 8 GW. By providing ancillary services to system operators, the VPP helps to keep the grid in balance. Based on its experience in VPP operation and power trading, Next Kraftwerke developed a set of VPP-as-a-service products to empower energy companies worldwide to build a VPP of their own.

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ONP Management

ONP is a Germany based engineering consultancy in the offshore wind sector. Our activities cover the entire lifecycle of an offshore wind project, from development through construction and operation to dismantling. Our team includes experienced offshore wind project managers, specialists from various disciplines as well as project developers, who bundle competencies and project experience in development, project management and construction of offshore wind projects. ONP's team members have many years of experience, among others in design, construction and operation of installation vessels, design, fabrication supervision, assembly and installation of steel structures in the offshore wind sector.

Since we started in 2014 with the new founded company we provided consulting services for various companies, like BASF, Taiwan Greenpower, Asia Cement, ClassNK, DEME Group, EnBW, HOCHTIEF Infrastructure, Northland Power, Siemens, Parkwind, Talanx Asset Management and Vattenfall. We have been and are continuously contributing to the realization of a multitude of offshore wind farms, e.g. in Germany, China, Taiwan, Japan and the United States.

We are committed to the visions and technical innovations of offshore wind power technology and believe that this technology is set to generate solid added value for investors, project developers, utilities and construction companies. The sum of our individual expertise and specialized knowledge forms the foundation to add value for our clients, whether for individual project parts or complete turnkey projects involving finance, development, construction and operation of offshore wind power plants.

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sbp sonne

For more than 30 years, the structural engineering office schlaich bergermann partner with headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany, is also developing renewable energy technologies. Because of its large success, sbp sonne was spun off in 2009 to bundle all the company’s renewable energy activities. Today sbp sonne is arguably one of the most experienced solar engineering offices worldwide, with CSP & PV technology development and power plant projects on six continents. 


Technologies at sbp sonne (selection):

  • Solar Updraft Tower
  • Dish/Stirling-systems
  • Heliostats and technologies for Power Towers
  • Parabolic Trough Collectors
  • Building Integrated PV
  • Concentrating Photovoltaics
  • Single Axis PV-trackers
  • Agricultural Photovoltaics
  • Floating Photovoltaics

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SINN Power

SINN Power is developing the renewable energy supply of the future. With its award-winning wave power plant technology, the company, founded in 2014, is the global innovation and technology leader in its industry. SINN Power offers a wide range of innovative solutions for the energy industry. In addition to products suitable for offshore use for generating electricity from ocean waves, SINN Power offers turnkey smart grid solutions. SINN Power is currently building a scalable Floating Ocean Hybrid platform in Greece that can accommodate photovoltaics, wind turbines, wave energy converters and storage.

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Recording of the virtual conference on 26 October 2020