José Donoso has been working in the Renewable Sector for more than 30 years.
He started at the Institute for Energy Diversification and Saving (IDAE). After that, he joined Gamesa, a Spanish wind energy company, as Development Director. During this period he combines this work with that of President of the Spanish Wind Energy Association (AEE). After that, and until now, he has been the General Director of UNEF (Spanish Photovoltaic Energy Association). He is also president of the Spanish Photovoltaic Technology Platform (Fotoplat) and member of the Advisory Board of the Electricity Market Organization (OMEL).
At international level, he is member of the Task 1 of the International Energy Agency and Elected President of the Global Solar Council.
Besides, he is professor in the post grade course in Wind Energy of the University Polytechnic of Madrid and in the Master Course of the Industrial Organization School.
09:55 am - 10:15 am
After a spell of stagnation, the European PV market is back! Currently in a growth phase expected to continue beyond 2020, the market's recovery is due in no small part to the EU's Clean Energy Package. However, marked cost improvements, the emergence of corporate renewable PPAs, and new innovations and applications have also helped to revitalize the market. This session will explore how the European solar PV market is expected to evolve in the years ahead, considering among other aspects the emergence of merchant solar, innovative business models, and the need to tackle climate change.