The Government of Bangladesh (GOB) has set the target of generating 10% of electricity from renewable energy sources by 2030, equivalent to 4100 MW. As per the latest data from the Sustainable and Renewable Energy Development Authority (SREDA) the country’s renewable energy installed capacity is 893.21 MWp, whereas rooftop solar is 83.90 MWp. In addition, Bangladesh’s textile and apparel factories alone have around 12.80 million square metres of rooftop space that have the potential to generate at least 350 MW of electricity.
In regards to the above facts, the prime focus of the expo and conference will be showcasing rooftop solar solutions for the textile, garments and other export-oriented industries. Around 150 participants from the leading textile, garments, knitting and dyeing, spinning, RMG accessories and packaging, pharmaceutical industries and other export-oriented industries of Bangladesh will visit the expo.
Solar EPC Development Ltd. will showcase its products, solutions and services to the participants, followed by a case study presentation, Q&A session and open discussion.
The expo and conference will highlight: