Trends in European Solar and Wind Asset Management

Date: Wed, Apr 11, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM BST

  • Price benchmarks by regions 
  • Top 10 asset owners for solar and wind 
  • Key stakeholders concerns and viewpoints 
  • The importance of O&M on asset valuation and secondary market transactions 

Tom Heggarty

Tom is a Senior Analyst for GTM Research covering global downstream PV markets. Prior to joining GTM in 2017, he worked for Wood Mackenzie for over 5 years; initially as an analyst producing research on electricity markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa; and later as a Research Manager for Wood Mackenzie’s Energy Markets research product. In 2011, Tom graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a Master’s degree in Mathematics. He also spent a year studying at the Humboldt University in Berlin.

Rishab Shrestha

Rishab Shrestha is an Analyst for GTM Research primarily covering global downstream PV markets. Prior to joining GTM in 2018, he worked for MAKE Consulting researching on key global solar markets and solar supply chain.  He has experience working in clean tech start-ups and did his masters in Sustainable Energy Future from Imperial College, London.



How digitalization can help solar portfolio owners and operators to drive down cost and reduce operational risks

Date: Wed, Mar 28, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM BST

  • How can different stakeholders (investors, IPPs, O&M companies) use digitalization to be more efficient?
  • What are criteria for the selection of your digitalization tools?
  • What are the challenges of implementing a successful digitalization strategy? Lessons learned and best practices.


Edme Kelsey

Edmée Kelsey brings a wealth of solar asset management expertise to her role as founder and CEO of 3megawatt. 3megawatt provides solar asset management software designed to support asset owners with managing their solar portfolio risks and asset managers with reducing their asset management costs. As former CFO of Main Street Power, she closed project financing for over 100 distributed solar PV projects and was responsible for the asset management of those solar assets. As a former VP at JP Morgan and managing director of a clean energy corporate finance advisory firm, she gained a deep understanding of the requirements of project finance providers and sponsors, funds and investors. Her background as a founder and CEO of a venture-backed telecom service provider brings utility billing, asset tracking and O&M service ticketing experience to her leading role at 3megawatt. Ms. Kelsey holds a Bachelor’s degree from from Nyenrode University, one of the leading business schools in the Netherlands.