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ABSOLAR Established in 2013, the Brazilian Photovoltaic Solar Energy Association (ABSOLAR) is a private not for profit organisation that gathers companies from the whole solar photovoltaic (PV) value chain with operations in Brazil. ABSOLAR coordinates, represents and defends the common interests of its members, in order to promote the diffusion, establishment and development of solar photovoltaic energy into the Brazilian electricity matrix.

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ABENS - Brazilian Association of Solar Energy The Brazilian Association of Solar Energy (ABENS) is a non-for-profit, nongovernmental organization developed to foster and support the research, development, and application of all forms and technologies of solar energy in Brazil. ABENS works in agreement with the goals and principles of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES), representing its Brazilian associates on ISES board of directors.
ABGD - Brazilian Distributed Generation Association Association of companies formed by solution providers, EPC's, integrators, distributors, manufacturers that have in common the direct or indirect performance in the distributed generation from renewable sources. The ABGD is predisposed to represent and defend the interests of its associates with government agencies, class entities, regulators, players in the sector and work towards the inclusion of the different sectors of society in order to actively benefit from Distributed Generation, Incorporating the concepts of sustainability, financial return, legal certainty and energy efficiency.
ABNT - Brazilian Association of Technical Standards ABNT is the National Standardization Forum, in recognition of Brazilian society since it was created in September 28, 1940; and confirmed by the Federal Government through legal instruments. ABNT is responsible for Brazilian Standards development (NBR) which are aimed at various sectors. ABNT participates in the Regional Standardization by Pan American Commission on Technical Standards (COPANT) and by Mercosur Association for Standardization (AMN); in the International Standardization by International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and by International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), influencing the standard´s content and seeking to ensure competitive conditions for Brazilian products and services, in addition to exercising their social role. Furthermore, ABNT is also a conformity assessment body accredited by Inmetro for certification of products, systems and environmental programs, such as the eco-label and verification of greenhouse gas.
ABRASOL A Associação Brasileira de Energia Solar Térmica (ABRASO) une toda a cadeia de valor do setor de energia solar térmica, um passo à frente para as novas possibilidades que as energias renováveis prenunciam para o futuro.
ABSOLAR Established in 2013, the Brazilian Photovoltaic Solar Energy Association (ABSOLAR) is a private not for profit organisation that gathers companies from the whole solar photovoltaic (PV) value chain with operations in Brazil. ABSOLAR coordinates, represents and defends the common interests of its members, in order to promote the diffusion, establishment and development of solar photovoltaic energy into the Brazilian electricity matrix.
Brazilian Association of Electric Vehicle (ABVE) The Brazilian Association of Electric Vehicle (Associação Brasileira do Veículo Elétrico, ABVE) is a civil association of private law with non-economic status, and prior aim at acting with public agents and entrepreneurial bodies concerned with the automotive industry. It advocates decision making to promote the development and use of electric vehicles (EVs). It's mission is to foster the wide use of electric vehicles in Brazil so that people and goods transportation become more efficient, benefitting the population well-being, the environment, and its associates as a whole.
Argentinean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce The Argentinean-German Chamber of Industry and Commerce (AHK Argentina) is a non-governmental, autonomous and non-profit organization. Its main objective is the strengthening of bilateral cooperation aiming at the social and economic growth of both countries. Given its expertise in various strategic areas (such as: sustainable development, ethics and compliance, education and training, business and technology and innovation as well), AHK Argentina is an active agent in the reinforcing of Argentinean-German relations.
Câmara de Comércio e Indústria Brasil-Alemanha no Rio Grande do Sul The promotion of bilateral economic relations between Brazil or Rio Grande do Sul and Germany are at the center of the goals of our Chamber of Commerce Abroad. The AHK Rio Grande do Sul is instrumental in promoting South Brazil in Germany as well as in Europe, thereby promoting both trade and investment on both sides of the Atlantic and facilitating the market entry of its members, partners and customers.
Câmara de Comércio e Indústria Uruguaio-Alemã The Uruguayan-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry is part of the network of bilateral German chambers of commerce (AHK). Its goal is to facilitate business between Uruguay and Germany, offering an extensive network of contacts between companies and leaders of both countries, deep knowledge on relevant issues and a wide range of services. Its monthly events, delegations and courses guarantee the best possible results for every company in both countries in search of business opportunities in the other.
BSW-Solar – Associação da Indústria Solar Alemã Formando uma robusta comunidade de empresas, a BSW-Solar atua como divulgadora e mediadora das empresas com o público e o governo. Ela representa os interesses comerciais conjuntos das empresas situadas na cadeia de valor da energia solar. A BSW-Solar tem uma influência decisiva na criação e garantia de uma estrutura adequada de iniciativas para um crescimento estável e, portanto, na garantia de segurança para os investimentos em todos os ramos da indústria solar. Nosso objetivo é estabelecer a energia solar como um pilar permanente na indústria global de energia.
CELA – Clean Energy Latin America CELA – Clean Energy Latin America is a São Paulo-based financial advisory firm supporting renewable energy companies and investors in Latin America. It specializes in renewable energy: wind, solar PV, bioenergy, small hydro and energy efficiency.
Green City Freiburg The Business Network for Environmental and Renewable Energy Industries in Freiburg and the Region
GBC Brasil The Green Building Council is a non-profit organization, present in 80 countries and certified in 165 countries, with the mission of transforming the civil construction industry and the culture of society towards sustainability. GBC Brasil works to develop the sustainable construction industry in the country, using market forces to lead the adoption of green building practices in an integrated process of design, implementation, construction and operation of buildings and built spaces, contributing to guarantee the Balance between economic development, socio-environmental impacts and use of natural resources, aiming at improving the quality of life and well-being of current and future generations. Its activities are focused on professional training, dissemination of information, government relations and promotion of the LEED, GBC Brasil Casa and Condominio and GBC Brasil Zero Energy Certifications.
Greener Greener is a research and consulting firm specialized in the solar energy sector, playing a key role in Brazilian PV area, sourcing strategic market information for Centralized and Distributed Generation. Greener works mainly with CAPEX&OPEX optimization, technical & regulatory advice , Investment Due Diligence and support to the development of new business models. Among their clients are equipment manufatures, project developers, government, financiers, local and global investors.
GTM Research GTM Research is the leading market analysis and advisory firm on the transformation of the global electricity industry.
ICZ – Instituto de Metais Não Ferrosos ICZ has the vision to lead and support the sectors of metals zinc, nickel and lead in the development and dissemination of their applications and sustainable use in Brazil through the alignment of past experiences to new marketing concepts, providing its members the assistance and access to new technologies and products, providing a greater competitiveness for the whole production chain. Currently the ICZ operates heavily in dissemination of technology of hot-dip galvanizing as protection against corrosion in the steels used in the structures of anchorages for photovoltaic panels.
Ideal Institute Ideal Institute is a private nonprofit based in Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina, Brazil. Ideal Institute is an institution that promotes renewable energy and the development of policies for energy integration in Latin America. Ideal conducts three major areas of expertise: the Cleaner Energy Seminar, and América do Sol. They all include a number of initiatives free of charge.
SolarPower Europe SolarPower Europe (European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA)) é a maior associação de caráter industrial do mundo dedicada ao mercado de eletricidade de energia solar fotovoltaica (FV). A associação tem como objetivo promover a energia FV a nível nacional, europeu e mundial e ajudar seus membros em seu desenvolvimento de negócios, tanto na União Europeia quanto nos mercados de exportação.
VDMA - Associação Alemã da Indústria de Máquinas e Equipamentos A VDMA Photovoltaics Equipment teve início em 2007 como cooperação entre as seguintes divisões da VDMA: Produtrônica, Tecnologia de Vidro, Robótica e Automação de Energia, Laser e Fotônica, Tratamento de Superfícies, Tecnologia de vácuo, Eletrônica Orgânica e Displays. Disponibilizamos os principais serviços que a indústria de equipamentos fotovoltaicos demanda na Alemanha. Nossos membros contribuem substancialmente para a solução do desafio mais urgente na produção fotovoltaica. Eficiente, rentável e „Made in Germany “.