On behalf of the Government of Armenia, Armenia Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund would like to invite you to participate in the Solar PV Investor Conference, which will be held in Yerevan, Armenia, on January 25-26, 2017. For pre-registration please send an email to info@r2e2.am .

The objective of the Solar PV Investor Conference is to introduce investment opportunities in utility scale solar PV projects in Armenia. The participants will have an opportunity to learn about specific sites, data on solar resource, preliminary results of environmental and social assessments, legal and regulatory framework, power sector structure, energy as well as the other relevant information. The participants will also have an opportunity to ask their questions to the relevant government and state agency officials, the regulator, government’s technical and transaction advisors, and development partners including representatives of the World Bank and Asian Development Bank.   

Shortly after the conference, the Government of Armenia will initiate the bidding process for contracting Independent Power Producer(s) for the design, finance, building and operation of the first phase of photovoltaic solar plants with an approximate capacity of 50 MW. The Government of Armenia, the Climate Investment Funds, the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank are considering co-financing these projects.

Participants can also use the opportunity to participate in the Armenia Sustainable Energy Week, organized by the Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund, which will be held from January 25 th  to January27 th , 2017.  Sustainable Energy Week will provide a platform for development partners, multilateral financing institutions, government officials, industry experts, and practitioners to exchange knowledge on different aspects of the renewable energy and energy efficiency, from the role of the government to the specific technical industry issues.

For further information and registration please send an email to the Renewable Resources and Energy Efficiency Fund at info@r2e2.am, indicating your name, the company you represent, and whether or not you also intend to participate in the Sustainable Energy Week.