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Solar Pioneers in Private: Waiting for solar boom in the Mena region? Just be patient! Nabih Cherradi, Desert Technologies

During Intersolar Middle East 2016 held recently in Dubai, in our series of exclusive interviews “Solar Pioneers in Private” in partnership with Solar Business Club, we spoke to Nabih Cherradi, CTO at Desert Technologies and previously CEO of EmpowerSun, a Swiss based photovoltaic energy consultancy firm, and Vice President/CTO Yingli Green Energy which floated on […]

SPI 2016: Bringing international EPC and O&M experience to the U.S. solar market – Michele Scandellari, CEO at Enerray

During SPI (Solar Power International) 2016 in Las Vegas we met Michele Scandellari, CEO at Enerray, one of the leading global solar EPCs and the leading O&M service provider in Italy with over 500MW of solar power plants under management. In December 2015 Enerray started its works on the 254 MW PV plant called Ituverava in Brazil, and […]

Bahrain – Next Solar Country in the Middle East: Dr. Abdul-Majeed Habib Abdul-Karim, Adviser to the Minister of Oil, Bahrain

During Intersolar Middle East 2016 in Dubai, SolarPV.TV spoke exclusively to Dr. Abdul-Majeed Habib Abdul-Karim, Adviser to the Minister of Oil, Bahrain. Dr. Majeed, a true fan of solar, explained us how the country sees its great opportunity in solar & clean technologies. He also invited SolarPV.TV to visit the country and meet Minister of […]

Solar in India: “You need to innovate very fast” Ketan Mehta, Managing Director of Rays Power Infra & his recipe for the successful and sustainable growth

More on http://solarpv.tv/ – HyperMedia Business Platform During Renewable Energy India 2016 held in Greater Noida, SolarPV.TV spoke exclusively to Ketan Mehta, Managing Director of Rays Power Infra. Ketan & his young and ambitious team aim at becoming the Number 1 solar company in India within next three years to come. But he is very […]

Building Indian Solar Nation “hand in hand” with the Government – Pranav Mehta, Chairman of NSEFI (the National Solar Energy Federation of India)

During Renewable Energy India 2016 held in Greater Noida, SolarPV.TV spoke exclusively to Pranav Mehta, one of the pioneers of solar energy in the country. Pranav, besides Charing NSEFI (the National Solar Energy Federation of India), also Co-Chairs the Global Solar Council as well as Vice-Chairs APVIA, the Asian PV Industry Association. Last but not […]

The Leader’s Perspective: Busy with Over 350 MW of Projects in Brazil – Exclusive Interview with Thomas Kraus, Managing Director at Enerray do Brasil

During Intersolar South America 2016, held recently in Sao Paolo, Brazil we had an opportunity to speak to Thomas Kraus, Managing Director at Enerray do Brasil. It was a fascinating talk, as on one hand, Thomas who spent last 30 years in the country, gave us great insights about making business in Brazil; and on the other hand, […]

Realizing a dream of Wang Chuanfu in Brazil – BYD’s Marketing & Gov Affairs Director, Adalberto Felico Maluf Filho

In SolarPV.TV Exclusive Interview from Intersolar South America 2016 held in Sao Paolo, Brazil, we speak to Adalberto Felicio Maluf Filho, BYD’s Marketing & Governmental Affairs Director in the country. Adalberto helps in realizing a dream of Wang Chuanfu, Founder of BYD in Brazil and supports the development of new factories for solar pannels, EV […]

Solar in LATAM: Exploring huge multi-gigawatt potential for solar business in Brazil – Rodrigo Lopes Sauaia, CEO at ABSOLAR, Associação Brasileira de Energia Solar Fotovoltaica

During Intersolar South America 2016 in Sao Paolo, Brazil we had an exclusive opportunity to speak to Rodrigo Lopes Sauaia about the huge multi-gigawatt potential for solar business in the country. Rodrigo is Co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) at the Brazilian Photovoltaic Solar Energy Association (ABSOLAR – Associação Brasileira de Energia Solar Fotovoltaica), the […]

Solar Pioneers in Private: Thinking Beyond the Business – Zhengrong Shi, Founder of Suntech Power

In our series of exclusive interviews “Solar Pioneers in Private” in partnership with Solar Business Club we spoke to Zhengrong Shi, Founder and, up to March 2013, Chairman and CEO of Suntech Power. During this exciting interview we asked him what keeps him fighting during difficult moments, and his answer was: “We need to think […]

Bringing Tailored Renewable Energy Solutions together with Strong Partners – Chris Voet, LTI ReEnergy

During Intersolar Europe 2016 we spoke to Chris Voet, Chief Sales Officer at LTI ReEnergy about the specific approach of the company towards their customers. Unlike many of actors on the solar and renewable energy markets who are focusing on sales of standard products, LTI ReEnergy is bring Tailored Renewable Energy Solutions to the final […]

Key to success on the emerging solar markets – Alexis Issaharoff, Advisor to Royal Family of Malaysia, CEO at Antah Renewables

During Intersolar Europe 2016 we spoke to Alexis Issaharoff, Advisor to Royal Family of Malaysia, CEO at Antah Renewables, one of the most active networkers at Solar Business Club. Alexis Issaharoff together with His Royal Highness Tunku Naquiyuddin He has been working in renewable energy for the last 10 years as VP for the Nasdaq […]

What next in solar PV technology? Professor Martin Green, “father of photovoltaics”

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to Professor Martin Green, “father of photovoltaics” about the future of solar PV technology and the role of the European research & industry in shaping this future. During next days we will publish our exclusive interview with Professor Green for our new series “Solar […]

Solar Pioneers in Private: Wisdom is Green – Matthias Altieri, CEO at MINERVA Capital Partners

In our new series of exclusive interviews “Solar Pioneers in Private” in partnership with Solar Business Club we speak to Matthias Altieri, CEO of MINERVA Capital Partners where he leads the firm’s investor relation and client development activities as well as global project origination. Matthias has over 23 years of experience, serving as Managing Director at large industrial firms. Since […]

Solar domination & 3Ps (Policy, Policy, Policy) – Oliver Schaefer, President of SolarPower Europe

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, within Solar & Cleantech Policy Decision-Makers Exclusive Interviews Series, we speak to Oliver Schaefer, President of SolarPower Europe & Director for Market Development and Policy at SunPower Corporation. Oliver is definitively one of the Renewable Energy Pioneers in Europe with over 15 years experience of […]

Solar PV has huge scope for improvement – Nigel Taylor, Project Leader Photovoltaics, European Commission, DG JRC, IET

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, within Solar & Cleantech Policy Decision-Makers Exclusive Interviews Series, we speak to Nigel Taylor, Technical Programme Chair of the EU PVSEC Scientific Committee. Nigel Taylor, currently leads the photovoltaics R&D project in the Renewable Energy Unit of the Institute for Energy and Transport. He represents […]

SolarPV.TV Exclusive: Amazing PV progress – Marko Topic, EU PVSEC 2016 Conference General Chairman

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to the Conference General Chairman, Marko Topic. Prof. Marko Topič, Head of Laboratory of Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics of the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia, is appointed as EU PVSEC 2016 Conference General Chairman following nomination and voting process by the EU PVSEC ISAC […]

We are the renewable energy solutions supplier – Michael Bellmer, Managing Director at LTI ReEnergy

During Intersolar EU 2016 in Munich we spoke to Michael Bellmer, Managing Director at LTI ReEnergy who underlined that his company is not only just components supplier but it provides customised renewable energy solutions. As part of the Business Area Automation of the international technology Group Körber, LTI ReEnergy has been working in the renewable […]

Role of solar PV & renewables towards a sustainable energy system – Paolo Frankl, Head of the Renewable Energy Division at the IEA

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, within Solar & Cleantech Policy Decision-Makers Exclusive Interviews Series, we speak to Paolo Frankl, Head of the Renewable Energy Division at the IEA (International Energy Agency). Dr. Frankl leads the IEA’s work on renewable energy, providing policy advice in the areas of technology, markets and […]

I want Europe to remain the RES leader! Claude Turmes, Member of the European Parliament, ITRE Committee and EUFORES President

In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to Claude Turmes, Member of the European Parliament, ITRE Committee and EUFORES President.  Claude Turmes has been a Member of the European Parliament since 1999 and he was Rapporteur in the ITRE committee for e.g. the Renewables Directive, the Global Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Fund […]

Solar Pioneers in Private: How did I become a Solar Warrior – Shawn Qu, Founder & CEO of Canadian Solar

SolarPV.TV is glad to introduce a new series of exclusive interviews “Solar Pioneers in Private” in partnership with Solar Business Club. Our ambition is to present the Solar Pioneers in more “non-corporate” formula, showing their personalities & determination which drove our solar industry into the New Era and who will be leading the Clean Energy Revolution. In our […]