DEG (Deutsche Investitions‐und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH), a subsidiary of KFW, a German government-owned development bank join hands with iPLON GmbH, an international leader in the area of Solar PV monitoring systems and Total Life Cycle Management is organising a two day workshop “Renewable Energy to Tamil Nadu [RE2TN]” on 4th & 5th February 2015 in Chennai.
This two day workshop will witness the speakers from Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Chennai, utility company from Hall- Germany, important stakeholders in Indo-German co-operation and would be an ideal platform for the stakeholders in Tamil Nadu.
RE2TN also provides an excellent opportunity for the investors to exchange their innovative ideas and new research findings in the Renewable Energy sector. RE2TN will be mainly focused on Power Evacuation, grid stability, energy management in Tamil Nadu, knowledge transfer and know-how of RE to India especially to Tamil Nadu, finding ways to increase the renewable energy mix for a stable electricity grid and guaranteed secure supply at the standard frequency.
Commenting on the workshop, Mr. Victor Thamburaj, Managing Director, iPLON India Pvt. Ltd. said, “This innovative workshop, RE2TN aims to provide a platform for the stakeholders in Tamil Nadu and policy-makers throughout India to understand the various dimensions of RE industry, live demo on smart grid system, a state-of-the-art technology which educate them on how to keep a track on energy consumption and meet the growing energy needs in Tamil Nadu”.
Under the Indo-German bilateral development cooperation, KFW, a German government-owned development bank, in April 2013, agreed to support the Green Energy Corridor (GEC) project with funds amounting to 1 billion euros over a period of five years. iPLON has been chosen as a Partner by DEG, a subsidiary of KFW to conduct various workshops on behalf of KFW/DEG to promote business initiatives in developing and emerging market countries as a contribution to sustainable growth and improved living conditions of the local population. DEG also provides long‐term financing and advice available to private enterprises investing in these countries.