WIP Renewable Energies
WIP Renewable Energies is a private company founded in 1968. The multi-disciplinary, international staff team of WIP involves more than 30 employees. WIP has been active in the fields of renewable energy technologies (biomass, solar, PV, wind, hydro, efficiency) for over four decades, providing a range of technical expert and non-technical services to both industrial and public sector clients at the international level. WIP’s mission is to bridge the gap between research and implementation of renewable energy systems.
WIP’s key business is the organisation of small- to large-scale international renewable energy events, as well as the management of international research, demonstration and market support projects for renewable energies. WIP offers project development, project management, technical and non-technical supervision and realisation of projects, which involve the co-ordination of international consortia. For more than 20 years, WIP has been the organizer of the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PV SEC; www.photovoltaic-conference.com), the world’s largest annual event dedicated to PV research, technologies and industries. WIP is also co-organizer of the annual series of the European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EU BC&E; www.conference-biomass.com).
WIP is member of the European Biomass, Photovoltaic and Wind Energy Associations, EUBIA, EPIA and EWEA, as well as founding member of EUREC, the European Association of Renewable Energy Research Centres. It is furthermore member of the European Technology platforms: European Technology Platform on Renewable Heating & Cooling (RHC-Platform), European Biofuels Technology Platform, and the European Photovoltaic Technology Platform.