British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA)
The Chairman of the British Photovoltaic Association is listed as a speaker at the 2nd Iranian Trade Conference: New Prospects for British-Iranian Trade and Investments, which took place on November 2, 2016, in London. (2nd Iranian Trade Conference, "Speakers").
"The British Photovoltaic Association (BPVA) will construct a €1.5-billion solar plant with the capacity of 1,000 megawatts in Iran, the association’s chairman of the board Reza Sheibani announced, Shana news agency reported on Friday. BPVA is the National Trade Association of the UK solar photovoltaic industry. It is a strong political and commercial organization. Explaining that the contract was signed between Iranian Energy Ministry and BPVA in London and in the presence of the Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian and a number of senior British officials, Sheibani added that besides building the said solar plant, the agreement also seeks establishing a factory at the value of €25 million to build solar panels and transferring technological know-how to the Islamic Republic." (Tehran Times, "British association to construct 1,000 MW solar plant in Iran," 7/15/2016).