German Solar Market Breakthrough – Industry Leaders’ Exchange on the 200 GW by 2030 Target

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Germany has big plans for its solar sector. During this one-hour event, we will discuss how the country can reach its goals in the set timeframe. EUPD Research will start off the event with a short scene-setting presentation. After that, expert speakers will participate in an interactive panel discussion on how to close the gap in solar capacity by 2030.

2:00 PM             

Germany: The Road to 200 GW by 2030 – What Does it Mean Today & Tomorrow?

Dr. Martin Ammon, Managing Director, EUPD Research.

  • Showcase of electricity market calculations by EUPD Research
  • Possible scenarios and strategies to surf on the “wave of success”

2:15 PM             

Solar Industry Leaders’ Exchange: Critical Actions to Close the German PV Gap of 140 GW in 9 Years

Christian Mayr, Head of Sales & Business Development, MaxSolar GmbH
Christian Salzeder, CSO Projects, Schletter Group
Thilo Kinkel, Director Sales Central Europe, Suntech Power


MaxSolar GmbH

Christian Mayr, Head of Sales & Business Development

Christian Mayr, Head of Sales & Business Development

After completing his master`s degree in energy management at the University of Koblenz-Landau, Christian Mayr gained several years of experience in automation technology and as a technical consultant. From 2008, he was responsible for conventional PPAs in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Since 2019 Mr. Mayr has been Head of sales and Business Development at MaxSolar GmbH

Schletter Group

Christian Salzeder, CSO Projects

Christian Salzeder, CSO Projects

Suntech Power

Thilo Kinkel, Director Sales Central Europe

Thilo Kinkel, Director Sales Central Europe

Thilo Kinkel is a driven PV professional, who joined the solar industry in 2003, after some years in the glass business. In 2008 started to work in Suntech Power. In his position as “Director Sales Central Europe”, he is in charge to develop the sales figures with partners in distribution business, EPC companies and investors.