In our first Solar Business Review in partnership with Solar Business Club: “SunEdison, the fall of a Titanic” we present an analysis of Arturo Herrero, Founder & CEO of AlterPower AG, one of solar pioneers & solar business practitioner with over 15 years of solar experience on Executive Positions at JinkoSolar, Trina Solar and BP […]
SolarPower Europe Webinar on the Global Market Outlook 2016-2020, considered the most authoritative market analysis report for the global PV sector. Presenter: Michael Schmela, Executive Advisor at SolarPower Europe
Executive Panel Discussion in partnership between Intersolar Europe, JointForces4Solar, EuPD Research, SolarPower Europe & SolarPV.TV moderated by James Watson, Chief Executive Officer at SolarPower Europe Gazing into the Crystal Ball: Does the European Solar Market Have a Future and What Prospects Does Energy Storage Offer? Panelists: – Sonia Benard, Vice President Sales Europe, Talesun Solar […]
Today TUV Rheinland Japan Ltd. announced its new certification program intended for stakeholders who construct distributed commercial PV systems in Japan. This third party certification program for PV power plants is a service that combines company qualification, inspections, and a certification system to ensure and enhance the quality, safety, and performance of the PV power […]
Solar Cell Optimizers provide huge gains in solar energy harvesting while simplifying installation and reducing overall cost. Our breakthrough technology embeds the MPPT function deep within each solar module, allowing more panels in the same space. VIDEO thanks to Maxim Intregrated
This year’s edition of BNEF’s long-term forecast sees $11.4 trillion investment in global power generation capacity over 25 years, with electric vehicles boosting electricity demand by 8% in 2040. Low prices for coal and gas are likely to persist, but will fail to prevent a fundamental transformation of the world electricity system over coming decades […]
Welcome to the Solar O&M Insider, the podcast series dedicated to solar operations, maintenance and asset management. This series is brought to you by Alectris, a global solar asset care innovation firm. Our topic today is O&M Best Practices: The Key to Solar Bankability in Emerging Markets including a review of SolarPlaza’s recent Making Solar […]
Enerray and Desert Technologies have started construction their a 23.1 MWp sovereign backed PV project within the Ma’an Development Area in Southern Jordan. DT and Enerray are acting both as investors, co-developers as well as turn-key Engineering, Procurement and Construction (“EPC”) contractors for the project. This project is one of twelve approved by the Ministry […]
During SPI 2016 in Las Vegas we had an opportunity to speak to Micheal Austin, Vice President at BYD America, one of the first comers to the company in the United States.
DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts, has expanded its solar offering with new capabilities, facilities and expertise through the purchase of key assets from Amplify Energy. “With these additions, DNV GL continues to expand as the premier solar testing and asset management resource for manufacturers, investors, developers and operators around the world,” […]
Ubiquitous Energy, Inc., leader in transparent solar technology, is pleased to announce that its ClearView PowerTM technology is being demonstrated in BMW Brand Stores around the world this summer as part of BMW’s “i Exhibition.” The ClearView Power transparent photovoltaic coating is being displayed on 6-inch glass panels produced in Ubiquitous Energy’s Silicon Valley pilot […]
During RES4AFRICA Program Launch Event “A step change in the deployment of Renewable Energy in Eastern Africa” held in Nairobi Kenya we spoke to Guido Mivis, Director Africa at LTI ReEnergy who brought us some interesting news from the solar market in Nigeria but also updated us on business opportunities in other African countries.
In our Industry Leaders Talks at Solarex 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey, we spoke to Michael Bellmer, Managing Director of LTI ReEnergy about his overview of the “state of play” in today’s solar business. It was very interesting to hear from Michael about the situation in the solar business on the emerging markets, so important in […]
Huawei and SMA were the leading global vendors of solar photovoltaic inverters in 2015, according to preliminary findings from GTM Research’s upcoming report, The Global PV Inverter and MLPE Landscape. SMA relinquished its position atop the inverter-shipment rankings for the first time, despite increasing its global shipments by 44 percent. However, SMA strengthened its leadership position in […]
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 […]
SolarPV.TV has recently attended a great event in Dubai: “Solar Shams Program: Selecting the right component materials for solar panels in demanding climates” organised by MESIA with the support of JinkoSolar & DuPont. We spoke to Dr. Stephan Padlewski, Marketing Manager Europe, Middle East and Africa, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions about the role of quality materials […]
Today we present you our exclusive talk to Leonardo Camilo Curioni – Solar Disruptor in the Distributed Generation Space in Brazil. Leonardo, a visionary Italian entrepreneur, founder & CEO of SICES Brasil tells us about the history of the company that drove a development of solar distributed generation in Brazil. He also shares with us shares with us […]
During Solarex 2016 in Istanbul we spoke to Artun Istepan Sabciyan, Sales Manager at Multi-Contact Turkey who started his work at the company six years ago when the solar market was still quasi non-existing in the country. While aiming at keeping its impressive market share in the Turkish solar market (50-60% for solar connectors and […]
Frank Niendorf, General Manager Europe at JinkoSolar gives SolarPV.TV an exclusive overview of the Turkish and European solar markets. It is extremely interesting to hear from Frank as his company had around 8-9% of the market share in Europe and roughly 40% of the market share in the Turkey in the year 2015.
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 […]
Electric avenues that can transmit the sun’s energy onto power grids may be coming to a city near you. A subsidiary of Bouygues SA has designed rugged solar panels, capable of withstand the weight of an 18-wheeler truck, that they’re now building into road surfaces. After nearly five years of research and laboratory tests, they’re […]
Real kick-off of DEWA’s Dubai Solar Shams Program; Moving to solar+storage solutions on the off-grid market – interview with Daniel Zywietz, Enerwhere
Daniel Zywietz, Vice Chairman of CECB and Founder and CEO of Enerwhere gives a comprehensive update on the current status of DEWA’s Dubai Solar Shams Program and his company expansion on the local rooftop market. Enerwhere is known from providing off-grid Solar Hybrid Systems which include diesel generators, and we were curious when the company will […]
SolarPower Summit 2017: Forgotten “O” in “Operations and Maintenance” solar terminology – Vassilis Papaeconomou, Alectris & Máté Heisz, SolarPower Europe
SolarPV.TV, the Official TV Partner of the SolarPower Summit 2017 organized by SolarPower Europe, speaks to leaders of “Operations and Maintenance Task Force”: Vassilis Papaeconomou, Managing Director at Alectris (Chair of the Task Force on behalf of SolarPower Europe members) & Máté Heisz, Business Analyst at SolarPower Europe. Acknowledging the emerging importance of Operations and Maintenance for the […]
During Solarex 2016 in Istanbul, we had an opportunity to speak with Bulent Yildiz, Managing Director of IBC Solar Turkey one of the solar pioneers & most successful solar entrepreneurs in the country. Solar in Turkey? Here comes the boom!
SolarPV.TV has recently attended a great event in Dubai: “Solar Shams Program: Selecting the right component materials for solar panels in demanding climates” organised by MESIA with the support of JinkoSolar & DuPont. During the event, we had an opportunity to speak to Nabil Moubayed, Sales Manager, Middle East, JinkoSolar about the company’s achievements in the […]
SolarPV.TV, the Official TV Partner of the SolarPower Summit 2017 organized by SolarPower Europe, presents a short snapshot from this exciting two-day conference focusing on global solar market forecasts, policies and technology trends. The conference, held at Thon Hotel EU in Brussels, brought together over 300 leading policymakers, key industry stakeholders and analysts. During the Summit […]
Kick-Off Gala Celebration of SolarFUTURE.today, the World Solar & CleanTech Influencers Forum in Abu Dhabi
Uniting Influencers to Shape the Sustainable Future, Today Kick-Off Gala Celebration of SolarFUTURE.today, the World Solar & CleanTech Influencers Forum held on 17 January 2017 in Fairmont Bar Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi on the occasion of the World Future Energy Forum 2017. brought together Middle East solar and cleantech industries as well as notable policy-makers, personalities, […]
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 […]
In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to Pierre Verlinden, Chief Scientist and Vice-Chair of the State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology at Trina Solar, who gives us a comprehensive overview of the current status of the solar PV technology. More importantly he shares with us his vision […]
During Solarex 2016 in Istanbul Turkey, Chris Voet, Chief Sales Officer, LTI ReEnergy & Sina Sayan, EPC Manager Turkey, Hanwha QCells Turkey updated us on the Turkish solar PV market as well as on their successful partnership in the country.