Marcus Vlasits is the founder of NewCharge and an advisor to ABSOLAR's Energy Storage Workgroup. He organizes energy storage events and conferences, and co-organized a storage conference for Intersolar South America 2021 in partnership with SolarPromotion. He is a current member of ABSOLAR's Board and coordinates ABSOLAR's Energy Storage Workgroup.
Since 2019: He is the founder and managing partner of NewCharge Projects, focusing on PV solar energy generation and storage solutions.
2016-2018: He co-founded and served as Commercial Director of Faro Energy, an investment firm leasing photovoltaic plants.
2007-2012: He was director and then Vice-President of O-Cells SE (Germany), a leading producer of photovoltaic cells and panels.
2000-2007: He was an ssociate and later junior partner at McKinsey&Company.
04:30 pm - 05:15 pm
Opportunities for solar and energy storage in the light of the modernization of the Brazilian electricity sector
Perspective on the modernization of the Brazilian electricity sector and resulting opportunities
03:00 pm - 04:00 pm
Opportunities and challenges for energy storage in 2023
Update on the Brazilian energy storage market, with focus on opportunities for large-scale projects coupled with utility-scale PV, and off-grid projects
09:00 am - 10:30 am
ees Opening - The Role of Energy Storage and Green Hydrogen in the Modernization of the Brazilian Electricity Sector
This opening session will address strategic aspects of energy storage and green hydrogen for the modernization of the Brazilian electricity sector and also review the status of regulatory framework for these technologies.