Agrivoltaics: Opportunities for Agriculture and Energy Transition

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

In this way, agrivoltaics increases land efficiency and enables the expansion of PV while preserving arable land for agriculture.

>14 GW
Installed Capacity Worldwide
1700 GW
estimation of potential in Germany
3000+ Systems
Installed in Japan
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December 2022

Workshop on Legal Frameworks for Agrivoltaics in France, Germany, Italy, and Israel

A growing number of governments around the world started to adjust the legal framework or implementing supporting schemes for APV.

On Dec. 14, 2022, experts will provide an overview of legal developments for APV. This offers the opportunity of a fact-based discussion on the problems and potentials regarding the expansion of this technology.

More info about the program and online-link

November 2022

AgriVoltaics2023 - Call for Abstracts

For the next AgriVoltaics conference, which will be held in Daegu, South Korea from April 12-14, 2023, abstracts can still be submitted until Nov. 27, 2022.

More info

November 2022

Fragen & Antworten zu Forschungsanlagen sind nun verfügbar!

Der erste Erfahrungsbericht in Form von Fragen & Antworten zur Forschungsanlage Agri-PV Obstbau in Gelsdorf ist nun verfügbar.

Die Fragen und Antworten des Projektkonsortiums sind unterteilt in Themenbereiche wie Bau der Anlage und Wirtschaftlichkeit.

Schaut rein und erfahrt mehr über Agri-PV Obstbau.

November 2022

The agrivoltaics guideline is available in English!

The agrivoltaics-guideline is now available in English!

The first edition of the guide was revised and published in april this year. Now the English version of it is online.

Download the guideline