On June 13, the Solar + Wind Congress 2019 was held in Madrid, organized by PV Box, which featured presentations by experts from the photovoltaic sector, where they presented the latest research and ideas on the European market, especially in Spain and Italy.
The general director of UNEF, José Donoso, expressed an optimistic prediction for the Spanish solar market. He highlighted that this year more than 4 GW of solar energy purchase agreements will be signed, which is a great improvement compared to recent years.
Kim Keats Martínez, Director at EKON Strategy Consulting, offered his vision of the wholesale electricity price dynamics in Spain. His insight revealed upcoming price trends in different energy sectors based on various influencing factors. On solar power, he said that «EKON remains optimistic that the profitability of renewables will be satisfactory. But we are also more pessimistic because we do not believe that the market is adequate to meet the aggressive capacity goals of the government under the NECP «.