Selected References

2017 – Rwanda - Rwanda Market Intelligence for Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET)

German Financial Cooperation (FC) has been supporting the sector of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) in Rwanda for a number of years. For further preparation of the new FC TVET project KfW has hired IPC GmbH to screen project opportunities for overall feasibility and recommendation for further in the feasibility study evaluation. deea has provided inside marked knowledge and recommendations on educational needs in the energy sector of Rwanda with the focus on renewable energies.

2017 – Japan – Solar PV system cost reduction potential

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has conducted a study on the potential to reduce pv system costs. Analysts of deea solutions evaluated the current market situation and prevailing incentive schemes regarding their impact on pricing. The result is a detailed analysis advising on how to materialize cost reduction in the PV sector in Japan.

2017 – Jordan – 200 MW Solar Plant in Jordan

Masdar, a UAE-headquartered international player in renewable energy and sustainable urban development, is the IPP contractor for the 200 MW solar plant in Jordan. The company is responsible for the development, engineering, construction and operation of the plant. deea’s expert opinion was involved to elaborate the operation and maintenance (O&M) contract. This also contained a detailed costs assessment and advice on how to optimize the module cleaning concept.

2017 – Indonesia – Technical oversight and project execution for renewable energy infrastructure

MCA - Indonesia, has evaluated and selected suitable projects and grantees under the Green Prosperity (GP) Finance Facility over the last two years, and since June 2016, has put in place the business processes that focus on the implementation of the Green Prosperity (GP) Project during its final period of operation. The range of projects covers various areas of development, such as Natural Resources Management, Renewable Energy (RE) projects, Green Knowledge Activity, Participatory Land Use Planning (PLUP) and others. Among these range of projects, grouped within portfolios, the Renewable Energy (RE) projects and Peatland Restoration projects (PR), will be the focus of this Technical Oversight of Project Execution (TOPE) activity. On behalf of Tractebel Indonesia deea experts supervise the implementation of battery backed solar PV minigrids and biogas production facilities.

2017 – Ecuador – Planning Construction and Capacity Building for an solar PV based E-mobility project in Cuenca

The electrification of the transportation sector is crucial to tackling global climate change. Under the current Renewable Energy Solutions (RES) program governed by the German Energy Agency (dena), deea solutions is awarded to implement a solar PV based E-mobility showcase project. This involves the planning, engineering, procurement, construction and operation of the project and launching a comprehensive promotion and marketing program to spur investments in RE technologies “Made in Germany” in Ecuador.

2017 – Guinea Bissau – Policy advisory and technical assistance for a 10 MWp solar power plant on IPP basis

A financial advisor to the government of Guinea Bissau has mandated deea solutions to advise on the technical and regulatory framework conditions for the development and implementation of the 1st grid connected solar PV installation in Guinea Bissau.

2016 – Jordan – Owners engineering services for a 100 MW wind farm in Tafilah

On behalf of Gopa International Energy Consultants, deea solutions was contracted to prove the technical aspects, concept and language of the engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and operation and maintenance (O&M) contract for the envisaged project. Moreover deea provided technical expert options during EPC contact negotiations with various contractors.

2016 – Uganda – Development of a financial model for mini-grid tariff calculations as basis for rural electrification concessions in a reverse auction tender

The German development cooperation (GIZ) is supporting the Ugandan REA Rural Electrification Agency (REA) and Electricity Regulation Authority (ERA) in developing a concession model for rural electrification. For this purpose a private operator will be identified in a tendering process to electrify villages by means of hybrid solar-diesel systems. Frankfurt International Advisors, a Frankfurt based consultancy firm, is supporting GIZ on the implementation of this project. In this context a comprehensive financial model was developed by deea solutions to calculate the tariffs as basis for a reverse auction tender process.

2016 – Benin – Due Diligence and yield assessment review for an integrated agriculture farming concept with solar PV-driven irrigation and crop cooling

EnergieKonzepte GmbH has developed a comprehensive concept for sustainable farming with crops in Benin. The concept foresees the cultivation of crops on an irrigated area. The required electricity is generated from a solar PV system with battery backup. The concept allows for a year-round cultivation and harvest and creates income for citizens in a rural environment. deea solutions was contracted to prove the technical and financial reliability and robustness of the concept in order to apply for crowd financing [https://www.bettervest.com/de/projekt/Photovoltaikanlage-Troepfchenbewaesserung-Farm-Benin-Energiekonzepte-Schiffer].

2016 – UAE – 800 MW Solar Plant for Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)

Masdar, the Abu Dhabi-based developer of renewable energy, will lead a consortium to develop phase three of the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar project, owned by the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA). It is planned to be the largest single-site solar park in the world, producing 5,000 MW by 2030 with a total investment of USD 13.61 billion. Under its consultancy agreement Gopa International Energy Consultants has contracted deea solutions to elaborate the operation and maintenance (O&M) costs and contract and to optimize the module cleaning concept. On top deea experts gave their input on EPC contract and scope of services.

2016 – Germany, Egypt – Research Project on Photovoltaic powered Sea Water Desalination

The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is implementing a research project on the development, installation, operation, data collection, monitoring and analysis of a solar PV powered reverse osmosis desalination system to be located in El Gouna, Egypt. As part of a 4 parties consortium, deea is performing the design and layout of the solar PV component of the system. The project is financed by the German Ministry of Education and Research.

2016 – Namibia – Solar Market Development and Promotion Program

deea solutions managed and implemented a Solar PV promotion project in cooperation with the German Energy Agency (dena) in line with “Renewable Energy Solutions Programme 2015/2017”. The program was launched by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy and aims to support German solar companies in entering and exploring new markets. A hands-on training for local engineers and a comprehensive marketing campaign is launched to promote electricity from Solar PV as an reliable and competitive source of energy in Namibia and to promote products and services of participating German project partners.

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2016 – Bolivia – Social Impact Assessment for the 50MW Solar PV Power Plant in Oruro according to IFC Performance Standards

The Agence Française de Développement (AFD) aims to finance the 50MWp solar Power plant in Oruro, Bolivia. In that context, AFD has assigned deea to assess the social impacts of the planed solar power plant to the affected communities of La Joya and Ancotanga. The study was carried out by the deea social impact assessment expert and a team of local experts in accordance with the IFC Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability.

2016 – Uzbekistan – PV Commissioning Expert for the 100 MWp Samarkant Solar Power Project

The Government of Uzbekistan is planning to increase the share of renewable energy in the generation mix and prioritized construction of the 100 MW Solar Power Plant in the Samarkand region. The Project is the first large scale PV power plant in Central Asia. deea acts on behalf of GOPA Intec with the following scope of services:
Technical Input regarding EPC contract as well as during construction & commissioning phase with respect to the commissioning of the plant.

2016 – Bolivia – Load Flow Study for 50MWp Solar PV Implementation plus Tender Documents

The Agence Française de Développement (AFD) has assigned deea to conduct a dynamic load flow study study in order to assess the impact of the PV plant on the electricity grid, including different generation and load scenarios and to assist the implementing utility Empresa Nacional de Electricidad Bolivia (ENDE) in the preparation of the tender documents according to the requirements of the AFD.

2015 – Worldwide – Report on Solar PV Balance of System (BoS) Cost Reduction Potential to 2025

The International Renwable Energy Agency (IRENA) is continuously analysing the future cost reduction and performance improvements for various renewable energy technologies, including solar PV. Goal is to assess cost level and breakdown of existing balance of system (BOS) costs for different markets in three market segments, cost drivers and cost reduction potential until 2025. The Scope includes the following services:
Data collection and verification, assessment of technological state of the art in target markets; participation in assessment of cost level and breakdown of existing balance of system costs as well as participation in analysis of cost drivers and cost reduction potential and outlook until 2025.

2015 – Bolivia – Feasibility Study and Drafting of Tender Documents of the 50 MWp Solar PV Project Solar Uyuni Colcha K

The Bolivian utility Guaracachi has assigned the consortium of deea and INGPROCON to conduct a feasibility study incuding development, design and tender preperation for the 50MWp solar PV project Solar Uyuni Colcha K ground-mounted system, located in the department of Uyuni, Bolivia. The Scope includes the following services: Site Selection, Setting of Suitable Configuration, Design and Sizing, Financial Model including LCOE calculation, Environmental ans Social Impact Assessment (ESIA).

2015 – Azerbaijan – Technical Input on Solar Resource and Technological Options

Technical Input on Solar Resource and Technological Options for the use of Solar Energy in Azerbaijan for the German Chamber of Commerce. The Scope includes the following services: Clarification on Technological Options for Use of Solar Energy; Commenting on Solar Resource and Verification of technological status of Solar Energy in Azerbaijan.

2015 – Bolivia – Feasibility Study and Drafting of Tender Documents for the 50 MWp Solar PV Project Oruro

Development, Design and Tender Documents of a solar ground-mounted system, located in the department of Oruro, for the Ministry of Fossil Fuels and Energy in Bolivia. The Scope includes the following services:
Site selection, delailed design and layout, selection of site specific components, financial modelling, development of a project financing scheme and drafting of tender documents.

2014 – Uganda – Solar Tender Agent Support under the GETFiT Scheme governed by KfW

AEAS has asked deea  for supporting services related to project management, technical, financial and strategic advisory  under it's assignment as Tender Agent for the GETFiT scheme governed by the German Development Bank (KfW), including the following scope of services:
Review of the Regulatory Process, Prequalification Process, Preparation of Tender Documentation, PPA Preparation, Reverse Action Tendering, Bid Evaluation, Site Assessments, Capacity Building & Training, Development of Tendering Guidelines.

2014 – Tanzania – Development and Construction of a Solar Roof-Top System as Light House Project

Development and construction of a solar roof-top system on a supermarket chain, serving as light house project within the “Solar Roofs Program” of the German Energy Agency (dena). The Scope included the following services:
Project Development, Detailed Design, Budgeting, Procurement and Shipment, Communication with Project Partners and Project Host, Construction and Commissioning, Marketing on behalf of the Client, Business Plan for Solar Energy in East Africa.

2014 – Germany – Assessment of Energy Efficiency for 3 Private Houses

A German Real Estate developer has requested deea to prform a full-fledged Energy Efficiency Assessment for the construction of 3 private houses close to Frankfurt including the following scope of services:
Overall Energy Balancing of each Building, Energetic Optimization of the Thermal Building Envelope, Assessment on Renewable Energy Integration, Economical Comparison of Various Design Variants, Issuing of Energy Performance Certificates, Energetic Construction Supervision, Utilization of Governmental Funding for Low-Energy Construction.

2014 – GCC Countries – Development of EPC Tender Guidelines for PV/CPV

Lahmeyer International GmbH has asked deea for services related to the development of EPC tender guidelines for PV/CPV in GCC countries with the following scope of services:
Drafting of Minimum Technical Specifications according to Current Market Standards for Main Parts of PV/CPV systems; Drafting of Minimum Requirements towards suitable EPC Contractors; Drafting of a General Scope of Works for EPC Contractors.

2014 – UK – Development of 3 Ground-Mounted PV Projects with a Total Capacity of 40 MWp

Technical project development of three ground-mounted projects in Southern Wales with a total capacity of 40 MWp with the following scope of services:
Site assessments, Conceptual and Detailed Electrical Layout, Energy Yield Estimations, Grid Applications, Communication with DNO and ICP Contractors, Assessment of Project Timelines and Construction Schedule, Input for Development Process, Cost Estimations for Different Project Steps, EPC Tendering and EPC Contract Negotiations.

2013/14 – Tanzania – Owners Engineering and Advisory for Electricity Distribution Network

A German-British equity investor has assigned deea to perfom owners engineering services for a power distribution network in Tanzania, including approx. 220 km of 33 kV line and a low voltage distribution grid connection of 26,000 households with the following scope of services:
Feasibility Study, Financial Modelling, Communication with Local Stakeholders and Authorities, Conceptual Engineering, Tender Documents, Finance and Implementation Support, Assessment on Technological Options for Communication Network.

2012 – Germany – Engineering and Construction Management of a 3 MWp Ground-Mounted and a 1 MWp Roof-Top PV Plant

Engineering and construction management for two solar installations with the following scope of services:
3 MWp Ground-Mounted PV Plant: Pre-Feasibility Study including Shading Impact of two Wind Turbines, Engineering, Contractual Assistance (EPC), Construction Management and Commissioning
1 MWp Roof-Top PV Plant: Engineering including Layout Optimization for an Aerodynamic Flat Roof System without Roof Penetration, Shading Analyses, Construction Supervision

2010-12 – Germany – Development, Engineering and Construction Management of a 52 MWp PV Plant

Engineering and construction management for a 52 MWp ground-mounted PV plant on a former military airport in Köthen, Germany, with the following scope of services:
Pre-Feasibility Study, Technical Project Development, Engineering, Financial Modeling, Procurement Support, Construction Supervision

2010 – Vietnam – Development and Pre-Feasibility Study Wind Farm Mui Dinh

Development and pre-feasibility study including a wind assessment for an on-shore wind power project with a potential of 40 to 50 MW wind capacity in the province Ninh-Thuan in Vietnam with the following scope of services:
Site Assessment including Wind Measurements, Project Development, Communication with Local Partners and Authorities, Conceptual Engineering, Financial Modeling Support

2009/10 – Vietnam – Development and Pre-Feasibility Study Wind-Diesel Hybrid System Con Dao

Development and pre-feasibility study including a wind assessment for a wind-diesel hybrid system with a potential of 7.5 MW wind capacity on Con Dao island in Vietnam with the following scope of services:
Site Assessment including Wind Measurements, Project Development, Communication with Local Partners and Authorities, Conceptual Engineering, Financial Modeling Support

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