Presentation of PV waste management practices at SEAPEK General Assembly
The Cyprus Association of Renewables Energy Enterprises (SEAPEK) has assigned to ideopsis Ltd to perform a comprehensive feasibility study on the possible solutions for solar PV waste management in Cyprus.
The results of the study presented at the meeting of the General Assembly of SEAPEK on 1 March 2023 at the premises of Cyprus Employers & Industrialists Federation (OEB). ideopsis team presented the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) framework and the legal obligations of the photovoltaic companies.
The WEEE Directive is an EU-wide directive regulating the collection, transport, and disposal of electronic waste, including solar PV products. The corresponding Cypriot legislation is the Waste (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Regulations of 2015 to 2021 (Κ.Δ.Π73 / 2015, Κ.Δ.Π. 337/2017 and Κ.Δ.Π. 200/2021). Moreover, ideopsis presented the feasible solution for proper PV waste management in Cyprus.