Luca Pedretti

COO & Co-Founder
Pexapark AG
Luca Pedretti
Luca has over 10 years of experience in building successful renewable offtake businesses. He has structured and managed energy off-take agreements from renewable energy sources of more than 3,000 MW. Prior to co-founding Pexapark, Luca spent 10 years at Axpo Trading, with the last 4 years spent as Head Origination. Luca has also spent time working overseas in Indonesia providing advisory on microfinance. Luca holds a Master in International Politics and Governance from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. Luca is passionate about renewable energy and risk management and secretly writes blog posts about it.
4 Jun 2020, 14:00
 - 15:00 BST (UTC+01:00)
Presentation

This joint session will look at recent capture prices and discuss the impact that global lockdowns have had on power prices and ask how much further these could be expected to go. Attendees will hear from different market analysts tracking prices and ask what’s next for power prices and how asset owners will shift their strategies for the new normal.

Presentation: TRACKING PPAS: COVID-19’S IMPACT ON PRICING AND DEAL FLOW IN EUROPE

  • Short term impact we have seen recently
  • Is this the start of the new normal?
  • How volatile should we expect the market to be?
  • Is there enough liquidity in the market?

Presentation: TRENDS IN SUCCESSFUL PPAS FOR UNSUBSIDISED PROJECTS IN EUROPE

This second session will look at the current European landscape from the point of view of Our New Energy, the leading European PPA advisor having closed +2.5 GW of long term PPAs for unsubsidised assets across Europe. Their Partner Mikkel Kring will outline 3 key strategic topics that they currently see for successful investors/developers across Europe. As markets move successively, significant learnings from first mover markets can be utilities to ensure smooth transitions and efficient deployment of capital.

Presentation: IN THE BATTLE FOR MARKET SHARE IN THE POWER MIX: SOLAR HAS WON. WHAT NEXT?

This session will explore some of the macro and longer term issues which are impacting power prices, asset values and the wider industry. We will look at which trends are short term impacts as a result of covid19 but also pick up on the way it has magnified existing challenges in the sector and discuss how the industry can evolve.