Friday 19 Jun 2020
2nd online debate - “Cleaner Energy and climate neutrality: new avenues to consider”
Gianni Chianetta
Director - Greening the islands

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Mr. Chianetta is Founder & Director of Greening the Islands, Chairman Global Solar Council (GSC), Vice President of ItaliaSolare, and member of the Steering Committee at Irena Coalition for Action. Mr. Chianetta has been working in the area of energy since 2002. He has been Managing Director at BP Solar Italy, founder and chairman of the first Italian Solar PV Industry Association for three consecutive terms when he negotiated the five Photovoltaic Energy Incentive Decrees with the Italian Government, which has brought the installed capacity from about 35 MWp to more than 20 GWp. He has also chaired the National Committee for Solar Energy of the Italian Ministry of the Environment and founded the Global Network of National PV Associations in 2007, which has been the basis for the GSC.