Viet Nam Energy Partnership Group
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Oct 16 2020


2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Webinar: Launching of “Investment Guidelines for Commercial-Industrial Rooftop Solar”

GIZ Viet Nam is organizing a free-access webinar to present the newly published Investment Guidelines for Commercial-Industrial Rooftop Solar to interested industry stakeholders and solar project developers.

The Guidelines provide factual, practical and up-to-date information and cover technical and administrative issues relevant to both grid-connected systems and systems for self-consumption:

  • Important information about the RTS market development in Viet Nam, as well as key policy and legal processes and documents.
  • Guidance on how to choose the most appropriate business model, including free-of-charge legal templates for the most important business models (Power Purchase Agreement, Solar Lease, Rooftop Lease, Operation & Maintenance Agreement).
  • A step-by-step breakdown of the most critical steps of the RTS project development process, as well as tools to facilitate the process.
  • Practical tips based on the experience of companies in Viet Nam that have developed RTS projects in the past.

The RTS Investment Guidelines can be downloaded here free-of-charge: RTS Investment Guidelines Page

The Launch Webinar will take place on Friday, 16 October 2020, 14.00-15.30 (Hanoi Time) and include the following inputs:

GIZ Viet Nam:

  • Overview of Rooftop Solar market development in Viet Nam.
  • Presentation of the RTS Investment Guidelines.

Asia Counsel/HCMC:

  • Brief overview of the legal framework for Rooftop Solar with a focus on feasible business models and introduction of the template legal contracts.

EVN Business Development Department:

  • Introduction to EVNsolar online platform and further EVN support services for the RTS market.

Syntegra Solar International:

  • Quality as a key success factor for RTS project implementation – learnings from a German-funded Private-Public-Partnership project.

There will be a Questions & Answers session with the experts and project partners to address questions from participants.

(The webinar will be held in English with only limited options to translate questions/answers to Vietnamese).

Tentative agenda: Download

Are you interested to join? Please register under the following link and receive a MS Teams dial-in link within 48h before the webinar via email: Registration for the Webinar