Past events

2017-02-23 (Thursday)

ACREX India 2017

2017-02-23 - 2017-02-24

Acrex India 2017

ACREX India 2017 was meant to not only be the launch-pad for potential business-enabling collaborations, but also be a living resource pool and a seamless amalgamation of Integrated Building Solutions that you can access right there and then. 


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2017-02-02 (Thursday)
2017-01-24 (Tuesday)

Round Table on Pump Storage

A Round Table on Pump Storage, was beeing organized by KFW and IGEF-SO on 24th January, 2017, from 10:00am-02:00pm. TheRound Table was chaired by Mr. Selvakumar, Co-Chair Sub-Group IV on Green Energy Corridors and  Joint Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India as well as Joint Secretary, MoP, Anju Bhalla.

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2017-01-12 (Thursday)

Energy Storage India 2017

2017-01-12 - 2017-01-13

A workshop on “Market Assessment and Characterization of Energy Battery Storage Technology” was conducted by the IGEF-SO on 13th January, 2017 in Mumbai. The special session was part of a conference event under Energy Storage India 2017 which took place at Nehru Centre, Mumbai, India from 12 – 13, January 2017. The workshop was attended by 50 participants and stakeholders from sectors like policy-makers, implementation agencies, consulting firms, financing institutions, project developers etc. The speakers at the Workshop were from companies/ institutions like IGEF-SO, KFW, Fraunhofer ISE, SECI, Steag, Qinous, Autarsys, SMA, and BVES.

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2016-12-16 (Friday)

National training seminar on "Adaption of Thermal Power Plants to Fluctuating Renewable Energies"

On Friday, the 16th of December, 2016, a national training seminar on "Adaption of Thermal Power Plants to Fluctuating Renewable Energies" on Friday, took place in New Delhi. This seminar was organized on behalf of the Ministry of Power and CEA and was jointly implemented by EEC, VGB and Indo-German Energy FORUM.

Expert speakers from Germany gave insights on the German experience with the effect of fluctuating renewable energy power production on coal based power plants.

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2016-12-09 (Friday)

Business Workshop/Seminar on "Opportunities in Renewable & Power Sector"

10:00 - 13:00

With unfolding of the lndian Energy growth story, huge opportunities have emerged for the lndo-German collaboration in this sector. ln order to provide greater insight into the possible synergies for cooperation, Embassy of lndia - Berlin & Consulate General of lndia - Hamburg are organizing a special sector-focused event on "Oppoftunities in Renewable and Power/Elnergy-Sector" on 9th December 2016 at 1000-1300 hrs at Chamber of Gommerce (Adolphsplatz 1, 20457 Hamburg in support with Renewable Energy Hamburg Cluster, Chamber of Commerce, German Asia Pacific Business

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2016-11-19 (Saturday)

Workshop on "Implementation of New Environment norms for Thermal Power Generation - Learnings from German Experiences"

2016-11-15 - 2016-11-19

Under the motto "Implementation of New Environment Norms for Thermal Power Generation – Learning from German Experiences", the Excellence Enhancement Centre (EEC) organised workshops at three locations in India – Kolkata, Raipur and Hyderabad – over the period November 15 – 19, 2016. Representatives of Doosan Lentjes, Hamon, Steinmüller Babcock Environment, Steag Energy Services, Uniper and VGB reported about their experiences in retrofitting and operating flue gas cleaning equipment in coal-fired power plants. New emission limits for nitrogen oxide, particulate matter, sulfur dioxide and mercury have been in force in India since December 2015. These limit values are comparable with European and German requirements. Some 653 existing plants with an installed capacity of 185 GW are affected. As currently planned, these plants need to comply with the new emission regulation by the end of 2017.

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