Kiran K R
Head – Technology
India Sales Head
Kartikeya Narain Sharma
Director – Strategy
Sunsure Energy Pvt. Ltd
Tummuru Manohar Reddy
Solar PV O&M: Optimizing Asset Performance and Return on Investment/
Wednesday, December 08, 2021, 03:00 pm IST/
About 38 GW of large-scale solar projects have been installed in India, and over 9 GW of projects have been in operation for five years or more. The solar project development pipeline is growing with 52.8 GW under various stages of construction. The sector has been attracting investors from across the globe, and the primary concern has been the quality of projects.
Developers constantly face the challenge of maintaining a delicate balance of optimizing the asset performance while justifying the costs. The owners of aging assets also face the risk of cost escalation with the increase in O&M labor costs and supply chain issues. Energy production underperformance has also been reported in various large-scale assets.
- Assessed the competitive landscape of O&M and asset management
- Mapped the future growth potential of the market
- Discussed the cost optimization techniques through new technology adoption
- Deep dive into the cost trends and asset owner expectations
Asset managers and owners discussed the cost escalation challenges, degradation of asset performance and explore the potential solutions to combat these problems.