Energy Week Uzbekistan was held to demonstrate prospects of the country’s energy sector, to unlock the potential of international cooperation and to foster the deployment of renewable energy. The event brought together investors from 15+ countries and became the first independent B2B conference in the energy sector of Uzbekistan.













Eduards Striprais
Head of EU Delegation to Uzbekistan
Alkis Vryenios Drakinos
EBRD Head of Uzbekistan
Hugo Minderhoud
President, American Chamber of Commerce in Uzbekistan
Golib Kholjigitov
Director of the PPP Development Agency, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Khasan Khasanov
Head of Department, Uzbekgidroenergo
Andriy Konechenkov
Vice President, WWEA, Chairman, UWEA
Nurradin Matchanov
Director, International Solar Energy Institute
Alibek Ahmedov
Director, Hydroproject
Nikolay Karpukhin
Deputy General Director for Capital Construction, RusHydro
Eleonora Kazakova
Chair, Association of RES KR
Umid Aripdjanov
Partner, Investments, Centil law firm
Aida Sitdikova
Director, Energy Eurasia, EBRD
Guldana Shardarbekova
Business Manager, Risen Energy
Ton Nijensteen
Senior Investment Officer, FMO
Ildar Yunusov
PFAN Consultant in Uzbekistan
Dr. Michael Gruenenfelder
Director Thermal & Renewable Energy, ÅF Consult Switzerland
Kristóf Ferenczi
Partner, Head of energy practice, KINSTELLAR
Waleed Saraf
Senior Investment Officer, IFC
Kubanych Bekov
Head of Department, National Energy Holding Company
Yernar Bilyalov
Member of the Board of Directors, Solar Power Association of Qazaqstan



Chirchik HPPs Cascade

Large-scale hydropower construction in Uzbekistan began in 1932 with the construction of Chirchik HPPs on the Chirchik River.  

Chirchik HPP named after F.GLoginov (HPP-7) was previously called Komsomolskaya HPP. The first unit was launched on September 30, 1940. The HPP is included in a single complex with Tavaksay HPP. 

The launch of the first and second units at both hydropower plants was carried out in 1940-41, the third and fourth units were commissioned in 1953-56. 

Cascade of Chirchik HPPhas the following technical characteristics: 

  • Installed capacity – 150 MW
  • Number of units – 6
  • Water consumption – 1140 m3 / s
  • Annual output – 470 million kWh












Decision-makers onboard

Held with full support and under the auspices of the Government of Uzbekistan, this is a unique opportunity to meet under one roof all decision-makers shaping the country’s energy future. Be at the forefront of this meeting!


Large-scale projects

A new era for Uzbekistan’s energy policy with large projects underway and more to come. Gain the first-hand strategic insights on all the ongoing and planned construction as well as rehabilitation projects development.


Client meetings

Unprecedented opportunities for business development through meetings with potential clients, pre-scheduled and facilitated by organisers.


Business breakfast

Exclusive features that will take your company promotion opportunities to a completely new level. Reserve one of five tickets available for business community at Business Breakfast (closed event where Ministers and state officials meet!)


Speaking slots

Presentation opportunities! Showcase your product or service with a wow factor during one of the event’s plenary sessions.


Marketing options

Plenty of marketing opportunities to increase your brand visibility, from exhibition stands to promotional videos, catalogue advertisements and many more!


Platinum Sponsor

SkyPower Global

SkyPower is the largest and one of the most successful developers and owners of utility-scale solar energy projects in the world. With roots dating back more than 16 years, SkyPower’s global team possesses a vast track record of over 1300 years of combined experience in power and large infrastructure projects.

To date, SkyPower has developed over 30 utility-scale solar parks in operation and with projects at various stages of development, construction and operation, in aggregate, represent USD billions of dollars’ worth of long-term renewable energy sales to governments and their utilities across the globe.

Through its dedicated team of employees, consultants, partners and advisors working out of 36 international locations, SkyPower develops, finances, and builds projects from initial green field stages through to commercial operation.

SkyPower consults with Heads of State, global leaders and utilities, in its unprecedented approach to working in unison with an unwavering commitment to provide access to affordable and sustainable energy, ensuring a brighter future for all.

Gold Sponsor

LONGi Solar Technology Co., Ltd.

LONGi Solar Technology Co., Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of LONGi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd., and is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-efficiency monocrystalline cells and modules. In 2016, 2017 and 2018, global shipments of monocrystalline modules ranked first. LONGi’s Bifacial Module is the most widely used in the world. Global shipment of LONGi’s Bifacial Modules is reached 1.5GW. At present, LONGi’s factories in China Yunnan and Malaysia Kuching actively realize the philosophy of green production with hydropower to produce clean photovoltaic energy products to all corners of the world. LONGi’s vision is solar energy to produce solar energy by establishing manufacturing bases in areas with good irradiance to produce 100% of the electricity demand in the factories with solar energy.

LONGi’s Bifacial Modules are the most widely used in the world, LONGi is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-efficiency monocrystalline cells and modules. In 2016, 2017 and 2018, global shipments of monocrystalline modules ranked first.

Silver Sponsor

Risen Energy Co. Ltd

Year and place of Foundation: 1986, Ninghai, China.

Key metrics:
• Location of activity: China, India, Australia, Germany, Benin (Africa), USA, Mexico, Chile, Vietnam, Nepal, Kazakhstan
• Annual production capacity: more than 8.6 GW
• Implemented 5 GW in 2018, which is 25 % more than in 2017.

Main event:
• 2002 – the company started a business in the field of solar energy
• 2006 – start of PV panel production business.
• 2010 – entry to the Shenzhen stock exchange, Shenzhen GEM

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• Stock (300118)
• 2014 – second place in the “performance” category among the world’s largest manufacturers of PV panels according to the rating Photon Ranking.
• 2017 – top 500 world famous brands of New Energy, as well as the 8th place in the ranking of supplies among global manufacturers of PV panels according to the rating of PV-Tech.
• 2018 – Implementation and commissioning of the 40 MW Gulshat SES project in Karaganda region.

Main business areas:

  • PV equipment manufacturing (full cycle: cells, modules, frames, switch box)
  • Turnkey construction of SES (EPC). More than 500 EPC projects in the world, among the largest:

o 10.1 MW, Italy, 2013

o 100 MW, Henan, China, 2016

o 99 MW, Ninghai, China, 2017

o 40 MW, Gulshat, RK, 2018

o 130 MW, Queensland, Australia, 2018

o 120 MW, Mexico city, Mexico, 2018

o 50 MW, Ning Tuan, Vietnam 2019

o 25 MW Nuwakot, Nepal 2019

    • Solution provider (energy storage, smart grid)
    • Development of projects from the Foundation
    • Financing and investing in projects
    • Commercial management of solar power plants
    • IPP – independent power producer

The annual turnover of the company is 1.7 billion us dollars.
Risen Energy has more than 45 key technologies for business, has established an independent photovoltaic laboratory at the national level, and has received a CNAS certificate. The laboratory can carry out 54 design tests in accordance with the standards EC61215, IEC61730-2 and UL1703 and provide support for the design, development and quality control both for itself and for other PV enterprises.


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Voith Hydro

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 19.000 employees, sales of € 4.2 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the large family-owned companies in Europe. 

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The Group Division Voith Hydro is part of the Voith Group and a leading full-line supplier as well as trusted partner for equipping hydropower plants. Voith develops customized, long-term solutions and services for large and small hydro plants all over the world. Its portfolio of products and services covers the entire life cycle and all major components for large and small hydro plants, from generators, turbines, pumps and automation systems, right through to spare parts, maintenance and training services, and digital solutions for intelligent hydropower. 

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GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH

GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH is a family business whose members have been engaged for the last three generations in the development and the supply of water turbines and small hydropower plants. What the grandfather of our founders, Rupert Gugler, created nearly 100 years ago for 30 households today has global benefits for entire areas. 

Today, GUGLER Water Turbines GmbH is a globally active company, which provides all types of water turbines (Kaplan, Francis and Pelton turbines) and installs them in existing or new plants.

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We specialise in the supply of turnkey systems to our customers, including the entire electromechanical equipment for a hydropower plant. 

Our company has currently has more than 65 employees and we can count on hundreds of manufacturing specialists at our partner companies, as well as decades of experience of our founders in the hydropower segment. 


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WASSERKRAFT VOLK (WKV) is a leading Hydro Turbine manufacturer located in Germany. 

WKV Turbines and equipment have been delivered to more than 50 countries all over the world. 

WKV delivers and installs complete E&M packages from penstock to grid connection (at any voltage level). 

The WKV manufacturing includes all major hydro turbine typesPelton and Francis turbines up to 35.000 kW, Turgo turbines up to 7.500 kW and Crossflow turbines up to 3.000 kW. 

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WKV manufactures also synchronous alternators with ratings up to 40.000 KVA. 

WKV offers Hydro Turbines, Generators, Control Systems really MADE IN GERMANY. 

From “small” to “large” Hydropower equipment – we are your partner for highest quality 

Please contact us. 



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SU-YAPI Engineering & Consulting Inc.

SU-YAPI is an independent multi-disciplinary engineering and consulting firm established in 1964 in Turkey and has been providing engineering and consulting services for more than 650  projects globally.

SU-YAPI, with its highly competent and qualified administrative and technical staff, reaching 550 in number and comprising engineers from every discipline further to architects, economists, business managers, sociologists and technicians, serves its basic objective of meeting the requirements of the clients in the highest quality.

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Field of Activities

  • Dams and Water Resources
  • Energy
  • Municipal Infrastructure
  • Transportation
  • Environment
  • Buildings


  • Investigations
  • Planning
  • Design
  • Management
  • Supervision
  • Consultancy

Country Offices

  • Head Office / Ankara – Turkey
  • Azerbaijan Branch Office / Baku
  • Uzbekistan Branch Office / Tashkent
  • Georgia Branch Office / Tbilisi
  • Oman Branch Office / Muscat
  • Romania Branch Office / Bucharest
  • Iraq Branch Office / Erbil


Mustafa Kemal Mah. 2128 Sok. No:6, 06530 Cankaya/Ankara – Turkey

Tel: +90 312 4413226 (Pbx) ,   Fax: +90 312 4402887

E-mail:  Web:

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Keller Central Asia

Keller Group plc is the largest international geotechnical contractor with a wide range of geotechnical solutions including design and construction: piling & heavy foundations, ground improvement, retaining structures, soil anchors and nails, specialty grouting, own equipment & services, geomonitoring. 

Keller has a global experience from all over the world for energy projects: Oil & Gas sector, thermal and hydro power stations, wind farms and others. We propose the most effective solutions with individual approach to each client and each project. 


ANDRITZ Hydro is one of the leading global suppliers of electromechanical equipment for hydropower plants. With over 175 years of accumulated experience and more than 31,000 turbines installed, totaling approximately 430,000 megawatts output, the business area provides the complete range of products, including turbines, generators, and additional equipment of all types and sizes – “from water to wire” for small hydro applications to large hydropower plants with outputs of more than 800 megawatts per turbine unit. ANDRITZ Hydro has a leading position in the growing modernization, refurbishment, and upgrade market for existing hydropower plants. Pumps (for water and waste water management such as irrigation, drainage, desalination, or water transport, as well as for various other applications in a wide range of industries) and turbogenerators for thermal power plants are also assigned to this business area. 

TEMELSU International Engineering Services Inc.

TEMELSU International Engineering Services Inc. is a well known Turkish consulting engineering company which provides multidisciplinary engineering services, locally and internationally, at all stages from reconnaissance survey to detail design and supervision, since its foundation in 1969. It is registered with several international institutions including World Bank, Asian Development Bank, Islamic Development Bank, Saudi Fund for Development, Kuwait Fund and FIDIC, and has carried out more than 80 projects financed by such institutions. TEMELSU has branch offices in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine. 

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EMELSU’s fields of specialization cover dams; hydroelectric power plants; pumping stations; industrial structures; motorways, highways, urban transport, bridges, and tunnels; irrigation and drainage; water supply, conveyance, treatment and distribution, sewerage networks; geotechnics, electro-mechanics, and environmental assessment.  

Yildizevler 4. Cad. 721. Sokak No:6 06550 Cankaya Ankara, TURKEY 

 (90 – 312)  442 47 20 

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Global Hydro


GLOBAL Hydro is the primary contact worldwide for hydropower technologies and secures a liveable environment for the next generations due to innovative solutions. 


We grow together with our customers based on our innovative technological competence and the claim to always seek out the optimal solution. 

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As an independent Austrian company, we offer Pelton and Francis turbines up to 25MW unit capacity and Kaplan turbines up to 15 MW per turbine as well as complete solution systems “water to wire”. We provide turn-key solutions, electrical engineering and automation in-house and the high quality turbines are origin made in Austria produced in our own workshop. An additive quality feature is the long term service package for maintenance and refurbishment as well as our special turbine governor HEROS 4.0, programmed by GLOBAL Hydro’s technicians. GLOBAL Hydro, as a flexible company with international experience, offers its customers the advantages of a powerful symbiosis based on the good feeling that comes from generating electricity from hydropower, continuous further development and many years of expertise.  

GLOBAL Hydro is highly export oriented with an export rate over 90%. To guarantee our clients fast service we operate 6 branch offices and many sales offices in the most important markets worldwide. 

Each year we realize approximately 60 projects around the globe. 

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Carpi, established in Italy in 1963, specialised in waterproofing all types of hydraulic structures (dams, canals, hydraulic tunnels, reservoirs, intake structures etc.) and civil structures (traffic tunnels, foundations, decks of bridges, floating covers) in Italy. Our worldwide installations on hydraulic structures date back to 1970 providing real worldwide experience on the longevity of our geomembrane installations. All of our installations are still in operation today with no maintenance required. Patented geocomposite systems are used for rehabilitation of all types of dams, for new construction of embankment and RCC dams, cofferdams, and for underwater total and partial repair. CARPI Tech provides design, supply and installation of SIBELON® geocomposites on turn-key basis with insured responsibility and bank warranties.
via Passeggiata , 1-6828-Balerna
Tel: +41 91 6954000


JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is a world-renowned solar module manufacturer, accounting for the largest global market share for three consecutive years (2016~2018). JinkoSolar is committed to revolutionizing the energy mix and taking responsibility to ensure a sustainable future. With 12,000 employees across 6 global production facilities and 35 branches overseas, JinkoSolar distributes its solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial and residential customer base in more than 100 countries including China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, etc. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain, with an integrated annual capacity of 10.5 GW for silicon wafers, 7 GW for solar cells, and 11 GW for solar modules, as of March 31, 2019.


Solar Systems LLC (SS) was founded in March, 2014 by the team of experienced professionals in Russian energy sector in partnership with Chinese investor, Amur Sirius, as a special management company to develop Solar Power Plant investment projects in Russia and abroad. Current projects pipeline includes 365 MW of plants in 5 regions of Russia. Cumulative investments will be 48.8 billion rubles.

Office 1, 39 floor,
12, Presnenskaya naberezhnaya,
Moscow, 123112, Russian Federation
+7 (495) 120-24-10


PEM Enerji, which has been active since 2007, now extended its activity area by incorporating a new management and 22 years of experience in the industry. We are solely specializing in alternative, renewable, high quality energy. We analyze the problems, design and produce equipment and assist those who are in need of it.
Our scale of products and services are growing rapidly. We believe that the one of the most important motives of the 21st century is owning and managing the energy resources. This grew beyond the borders so far and it’s not going to be any better. Minimizing the costs, rising the production quality, ensuring the continuity of the production are the key notions. Thus, we work to extend our understanding of these notions and foresee the future for you. That future will be brighter with better understanding and the capability of realizing the true solutions.


Universal Energy (UE) is an international company specialized in development, investment, EPC services and operation and maintenance in the renewable energy sector. UE has subsidiaries including an international EPC company and a Grade B Engineering Institute with more than 200 professional engineers.

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By adhering to the business philosophy of ‘global layout, stable operation, win-win cooperation and benefit sharing’, UE deep dives in the market of Central Asia and ASEAN countries and has successively conducted business in Kazakhstan, Mainland of China and Vietnam. By the mid of 2019, UE has carried out grid-connected power generation projects of 335MW and commenced the construction of projects with a power output of 300MW with reserve capacity of 500MW. In three years, UE aims to deliver 2GW grid-connected project around the world.

5th Floor, Building C
88 Second East Zhongshan Road
Shanghai 200010, China
+86 (21) 6359 7777

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International Water Power & Dam Construction has over 68 years’ experience of providing independent, technical and business analysis for the hydropower and dam construction industry. With an unrivalled reputation for reliable and quality editorial reports, it’s a must for anyone working in this dynamic industry. IWP&DC is sent to a carefully targeted audience of utility executives and managers, private project owners, power plant managers, engineering and environmental consultants, financial, experts and investment companies, independent power producers, government energy bodies, mechanical and electrical engineers and equipment manufacturers and suppliers.

IWP&DC forms part of the Compelo Energy Group, part of which are the highly respected Modern Power Systems and Nuclear Engineering International magazines.

To find our more regarding the exclusive advertising and sponsorship opportunities in the Uzbekistan Energy Week supplement publication, please contact Roy Morris, Senior Sales Manager on or +44 207 406 6619