Agrivoltaics: Opportunities for Agriculture and Energy Transition

Agrivoltaics refers to a process for the simultaneous use of land for agricultural crop production and PV electricity production.

Agrivoltaics technology offers a way to expand large-scale photovoltaic systems on open spaces while keeping agricultural land usable as a resource for food production. This is necessary because while fertile farmland must be preserved for agriculture, solar energy is expected to become the main pillar of energy supply in the long term.

2,8+ GW
Installed Capacity Worldwide
1700 GW
Technical Potential in Germany
3000+ Systems
Installed in Japan
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September 2021

Kick-off meeting of the Agrivoltaics International Discussion Group

On September the 23th, a kick-off meeting of the Agrivoltaics International Discussion Group (AiDO) will take place. AiDO is a working group in which a sustainable vision of Agri-PV is developed together.

To join the meeting, register here at the AiDO portal!

August 2021

Agri-PV Erklärvideo

Schaut euch unser Agri-PV Erklärvideo an!

Es beschreibt kurz und anschaulich, was man sich unter der Kombination von Landwirtschaft und Photovoltaik vorstellen kann.

Das Video findet ihr hier.

July 2021

Newsletter in English available!

Since the German Agri-PV Newsletter was so well received, it is now also available in English!

Compared to the German newsletter it will have an international focus and you can find information about new agrivolataics technologies, projects and political developments worldwide.

Subscribe here!

June 2021

Conference AgriVoltaics2021

Under the motto "Connecting Agrivoltaics Worldwide", the second edition of the conference on agrivoltaics took place from 14th to 16th of June 2021.

For more information, visit the website of the AgriVoltaics Conference