Summit Partnership is an opportunity to position your company at the heart of the transformation of the energy sector. We are proud to announce our 2017 EMEA Summit Partners below!

2017 Summit Partners

A world leading mono-crystalline solar module manufacturer for achieving best LCOE (levelized cost of electricity) solutions.

LONGi Solar is a world leading manufacturer of high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar cells and modules. The Company is wholly owned by LONGi Group. LONGi Group (SH601012) is the largest supplier of mono-crystalline silicon wafers in the world, with total assets above $2.7 billion. (2016)

Armed and powered by the advanced technology and long standing experience of LONGi Group in the field of mono-crystalline silicon, LONGi Solar has shipped approximately 2.5GW products in 2016. The Company has its headquarters in Xi’an and branches in Japan, Europe, North America, India and Malaysia.

With strong focus on R&D, production and sales & marketing of mono-crystalline silicon products, LONGi Solar is committed to providing the best LCOE solutions as well as promoting the worldwide adoption of mono-crystalline technology.

As a global leader in engineering and manufacturing, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group delivers innovative and integrated solutions across a wide range of industries from commercial aviation and transportation to power plants and gas turbines, and from machinery and infrastructure to integrated defense and space systems. For more information, please visit the MHI website at and SPECTRA, our online media, at

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS; is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd.  Headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, MHPS provides a wide variety of products and services for the electric power generation industry.

Products and services for the electric power generation industry include the world’s largest and most efficient gas turbines, steam turbines, geothermal turbines, boiler and environmental control systems. Enhancing the product set further are new technologies, for example power-to-fuel solutions and high-temperature fuel cells that are critical to the continuously changing energy landscape. MHPS employs some 2,000 staff across the Europe, Middle East and Africa region.

MHPS utilizes OEM and non-OEM parts and repair centers to provide service, parts and repairs to a rapidly expanding installed base throughout.

2017 Industry Sponsors

Centrica is an international energy and service company. Everything we do is focussed on the changing needs of our customers.

In the UK we supply energy and energy-related services to over 22 million customer accounts including around half a million businesses across 900,000 locations.

Our global Distributed Energy & Power business has been established to help businesses and other large energy users to take control of their energy, providing integrated energy solutions including flexible generation, energy management systems and battery storage. In 2015, we acquired Panoramic Power, a leading provider of wireless sensor technology and cloud-based energy analytics.

DNV GL is the leading provider of classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and power industries.  Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable organizations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

Some 70% of our business relates to energy in some or other form. We have an equal footing in the fossil and renewable worlds, and understanding the coming energy transition is a critical exercise for ourselves and our customers. That is why DNV GL publishes its own annual Energy Transition Outlook – a forecast of the world’s energy system to 2050.

This outlook draws on DNV GL’s involvement across the entire supply chain, spanning complex offshore infrastructure, onshore oil & gas installations, large-scale wind, solar and energy efficiency projects, and the world’s most advanced electricity transmission and distribution grids.

As a science-based company, continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence.  With origins stretching back to 1864, DNV GL’s reach today is global. Operating in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

For over 100 years, Leclanché has been at the forefront of Energy Storage.

The company provides complete energy storage solutions to ensure electricity is available anywhere, at any time and for everyone.

Leclanché energy storage systems are designed for stable, reliable and green energy supply at the level of electricity grids, industrial facilities, offices and homes. The company also offers integrated solutions for e-transport, playing a central role in the energy revolution and bringing quality European engineering sand manufacturing to global markets.

Sungrow is a global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables with over 49GW installed worldwide as of June 2017. Founded in 1997 by University Professor Renxian Cao, Sungrow is a global leader in research and development in solar inverters, with numerous patents and a broad product portfolio offering PV inverter systems as well as energy storage systems for utility-scale, commercial, and residential applications. With a 20-year track record of growth and success, Sungrow’s products are available in over 50 countries, maintaining a market share of around 25% in Germany and over 15% globally. Learn more about Sungrow by visiting

2017 Sponsors

Since 1867, Babcock & Wilcox (B&W) has provided high quality engineered energy and environmental solutions for utilities and industrial operations worldwide.

As a technology innovator, we provide a comprehensive package of steam generation products, cooling systems, emissions control systems, acoustic and filtration solutions, process solutions for industry, and aftermarket services to optimize existing equipment.

We consistently demonstrate the ability to successfully execute innovative solutions for our customers, from large, complex engineering and construction projects to operations and maintenance services; from undertaking efficiency improvement engineering studies to supplying specialized equipment to mitigate air emissions from industrial manufacturing processes.

B&W’s power generation products include steam generating equipment for fossil and renewable fuels and waste-to-energy systems, cooling systems such as air-cooled condensers, air fin coolers and cooling towers, environmental systems to control a wide range of air and acoustic emissions, boiler cleaning and other auxiliary equipment, ash handling systems, and replacement parts. Integrated services include construction, turnaround services, equipment upgrades, condition assessment, field engineering, and emissions monitoring systems.

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.

At CohnReznick Capital our team creates unprecedented firsts, having successfully raised more than $2.6 billion in tax equity for renewable energy projects, in addition to having executed more than 85 project and corporate financings for renewable energy assets, valuing more than $12 billion in aggregate. As the #1 ranked Renewable Energy Financial Advisor by IJ Global Magazine and recipient of both the Financial Adviser of 2016 for Tax Equity Deals Award and Financial Adviser of 2016 for Renewables M&A Award by Power Finance & Risk Magazine, we deliver exceptional service for financial institutions, infrastructure funds, strategic participants (IPPs and utilities), and leading global clean energy developers. Our team of experts help our clients breakthrough the dynamic and evolving sustainability sector by simplifying project finance, M&A, capital raising and special situations. To learn more visit,

The European Power Exchange EPEX SPOT SE and its affiliates operate physical shortterm electricity markets in Central Western Europe and the United Kingdom. The creation of a pan-European power market is what defines EPEX SPOT’s mission. In 2016, its 278 members traded 529 TWh – a third of the domestic consumption in these eight countries. 49% of its equity is held by HGRT, a holding of transmission system operators. EPEX SPOT is part of EEX Group. For more information, please visit

ET Energy is a global leading clean energy developer and operator. With innovative solar technologies and tailored financing solutions, ET Energy provides professional one-stop solutions across the entire solar power plant lifecycle including development, financing, engineering, procurement, construction and operations & maintenance.

ET Energy has commissioned nearly 2 GW of solar power plants and owns a 3.1 GW pipeline. With our reliable track record, we are recognized by industry-leading global clients including Duke Energy Renewables, EDF-EN and AES-Gener.

To learn more about ET Energy, please visit

Lockheed Martin Energy is a line of business within Lockheed Martin that delivers comprehensive solutions across the energy industry to include demand-response solutions, energy efficiency, energy storage, nuclear systems, tidal energy technologies and bioenergy generation.

No matter what energy challenge you face, Lockheed Martin Energy can help you solve it. We help utilities, commercial businesses, industrial enterprises, government agencies and more, with energy solutions across the entire value chain.

For additional information, visit our website:

Mercatus is a cloud based software company that serves the unique needs of renewable energy developers and asset owners. The Mercatus Energy Investment Lifecycle Management (ILM) solution is the only integrated software platform that automates the full asset investment lifecycle, from origination through end-of-life, enabling energy companies to grow their portfolio faster, while lowering their risk profile. Mercatus’ customers are some of the largest energy companies that collectively leverage the ILM platform to manage over 110 GW of projects, across 75 countries, using 8 advanced energy technologies. Mercatus is headquartered in Silicon Valley and has offices in Europe and India.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of ~€25 billion in FY2016, our 160,000+ employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Our connected technologies reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.

As one of the world’s most innovative energy companies, SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) provides customers with cost-competitive, high performance solar solutions. Energy companies, utilities, businesses and governments around the globe rely on SunPower’s more than 30 years of proven experience. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, SunPower has customer-focused employees in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America. For more information about how SunPower is changing the way our world is powered, visit

Sustainable Nation Ireland is mandated under the Irish Government’s International Financial Services 2020 strategy to promote and position Ireland as a world-class green and sustainable finance hub. Focused on stimulating greater investment into smart innovations, new enterprises and sustainable business practices, Sustainable Nation supports the development of innovative financial services and products that support sustainable economic development. Working with a wide range of businesses, from investors and large corporates to some of Ireland’s most exciting start-ups, Sustainable Nation is a public-private platform for those working right across the low-carbon enterprise sector and capital markets to come together, understand each other – and ultimately do business together at a local and global level.

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