Podcast with Stephan Schindele, Simona Schiavoni and Benoît Roux – Agri-PV
Agri-photovoltaics offers exciting opportunities for renewable energy, agricultural businesses, and farmers, and as a result has attracted much media and political interest. In our latest r.e.think energy podcast episode joined by Stephan Schindele, Head of Product Management Agri-PV, Simona Schiavoni, Project Manager for Solar Projects in Italy, and Benoît Roux, Head of Solar Projects France, we discuss the current status, challenges and opportunities of Agri-PV, explore the potential of this new technology, draw on real world project examples that demonstrate its successful implementation and look ahead to what the future may hold.
Podcast with Toni Weigl & Willem Biesheuvel – Floating-PV
In this episode of our r.e.think energy podcast series, we look at the global spread of Floating-PV, the benefits it brings, and the challenges and opportunities for wider utilization of this technology. Joined by Toni Weigl, Head of Product Management Floating-PV at BayWa r.e. and Willem Biesheuvel, Head of Project Management, Energy Solutions at GroenLeven, we discuss the technology itself, draw on real world project examples that demonstrate its successful implementation and look ahead to what the future may hold and the role it could play in our future energy mix.
Podcast with Frank Oomen & Markus Wanckel – Community Acceptance
We discuss the crucial importance of community engagement in the development of renewable energy projects in Europe. Frank Oomen, Head of Large Scale Solar Projects at Dutch solar developer GroenLeven, and Markus Wanckel, Project Developer at BayWa r.e., discuss the need to ensure the energy transition is inclusive and how national renewable targets will not be met unless communities are engaged with proactively on the ground.