Solar+Storage

PV EXPO Japan 2017: Revolution in the Japanese electricity system – Bin Guo, Director of Energy Storage Business Development, BYD

Today, in our special coverage of PV EXPO Japan 2017 held recently in Tokyo, we present you our exclusive talk to Bin Guo, Director of Energy Storage Business Development at BYD about the company’s expansion in Japan. According to Bin Guo, we experience true revolution in the Japanese electricity system, where owners of solar power […]

Tesla Completes Hawaii Storage Project

Provides power that’s cheaper than utility’s cost for diesel Project has 13 megawatts of panels, 52 megawatt-hours storage Tesla Inc. has completed a solar project in Hawaii that incorporates batteries to sell power in the evening, part of a push by the electric car maker to provide more green power to the grid. The Kapaia installation includes […]

The Clean Future of Africa Started Today – Hans-Josef Fell, Member of the German Parliament 1998-2013 & Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD

Today in our Exclusive Coverage of WFES 2017 for SolarPV.TV & WFES TV in partnership with MESIA, we speak to  Hans-Josef Fell, President of the Energy Watch Group, Author of German Renewable Energy Sources Act 2000, Member of the German Parliament 1998-2013 & Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD. At the end of our […]

Building Four Green Dreams of Wang Chuanfu in the Middle East & Africa – Exclusive talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD

Today in our Exclusive Coverage of WFES 2017 for SolarPV.TV & WFES TV in partnership with MESIA, we present our talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD. Tom shares with us the company’s vision on how BYD is going to build its founder Wang Chuanfu four green dreams in the Middle […]

NEXTracker Launches the Industry’s 1st Solar Tracker Plus Storage Solution

NEXTracker, a Flex company, announced today it has launched an innovative solar plus energy-storage solution for U.S. and international markets. NX Fusion Plus integrates the latest, best-in-class solar tracker, battery, inverter, and software to deliver better return on investment to owners of solar power plants. By incorporating battery storage technology into its product, NEXTracker is further increasing […]

SolarPower Europe: 35 % renewables possible until 2030 – policy priorities for solar & storage

Solar Power Europe is calling on the EU-Commission to address the needs of solar power and storage technology in its upcoming Energy Union Package. The association outlines ten comprehensive policy priorities to reach 35 percent renewables by 2030. The association’s Task Force on Solar & Storage has created ten Policy Asks that are crucial to develop […]

SolarCity and Tesla: Tau Microgrid

The island of Ta’u in American Samoa, located more than 4,000 miles from the West Coast of the United States, now hosts a solar power and battery storage-enabled microgrid that can supply nearly 100 percent of the island’s power needs from renewable energy. This provides a cost-saving alternative to diesel, removing the hazards of power […]

SolPad™: The Future of Sustainable Personalized Energy Has Arrived

SunCulture Solar Inc. announces the launch of SolPad™, a new series of disruptive energy products designed to be the most advanced integrated-home or offgrid solar energy products in the world. The SolPad’s integrated solar panel combines multiple patented technologies into a single beautiful device, including breakthrough battery storage, an innovative inverter system and intelligent software […]

Clean Disruption Leaders: Executive Panel Discussion on Fully Sustainable Power Solutions

During Intersolar Europe 2016, SolarPV.TV hosted an Executive Panel Discussion on Fully Sustainable Power Solutions thanks to the invitation of BYD to its Exclusive Event. Are we already experiencing a clean disruption today? You will learn from the following industry leaders: Niels Kröninger, Managing Director, Green Hedge Alexis Issaharoff, CEO, Antah Renewables Lin, Mo Yang, […]

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 […]

Gazing into the Crystal Ball: Does the European Solar Market Have a Future?

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 […]

Solar+Storage in India: SECI publishes tender for 100 MW Grid connected solar PV projects along with large scale battery energy storage system at Kadapa Solar Park, Andhra Pradesh

Solar Energy Corporation of India Limited (SECI) invites sealed bids for selection of Solar Power Developers for setting up of 100 MW Grid connected solar PV projects along with large scale battery energy storage system at Kadapa Solar Park, Andhra Pradesh, under NSM Phase-II, Batch-IV, Tranche-V. The RfS document has been uploaded here Interested bidders […]

Interplay of Solar & Storage – Accelerating the Solar Disruption

Executive Panel Discussion in partnership between Intersolar Europe, IBESA, EuPD & SolarPV.TV. Topic: Interplay of Solar & Storage – Accelerating the Solar Disruption Moderator: Markus Hoehner, CEO, International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance – IBESA Panelists: Bin Guo, Director of BYD Storage Overseas Sales Louis Shaffer, Distributed Energy Management Segment Leader, Eaton Chris O’Brien is Alternative Energy […]

Intersolar TV: The world speaks Off-Grid

PV transforms the lives of millions through affordable modern solar energy services. Especially in rural areas off-grid PV solutions are economical viable. That’s why Intersolar puts a strong focus on this very important topic at Intersolar Europe 2016! 4 Partners – one Spotlight! Based on last year’s success and the positive feedback received from industry […]

German battery maker sonnen GmbH wins backing from GE

FRANKFURT, June 6 (Reuters) – German battery maker sonnen GmbH on Monday said it has secured financial backing from GE Ventures, General Electric’s venture capital subsidiary, to develop its brand of residential power storage systems. Sonnen, formerly called Sonnenbatterie, is a start-up which besides producing storage batteries has also launched a scheme to connect households […]

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 […]

Solar+Storage in Puerto Rico: Sonnedix Launches On-Demand Solar Energy – Advanced Energy Storage Pilot Project

Salinas, Puerto Rico – Sonnedix Solar Puerto Rico LLC (Sonnedix), a subsidiary of the Sonnedix Group, is pleased to announce the commissioning of its first grid-scale, base-load shifting, energy storage project.  The project consists of a 1.25MWh Aquion Aqueous Hybrid Ion (AHI™) Battery array and is powered by a separate 250 kWp solar PV array.  It […]

Solar and Storage: Regulatory Adjustments needed to unlock huge Potential

Brussels, 4 April 2016 – Solar and storage are mutually reinforcing and provide new opportunities for European consumers as well as for the grid. To unlock this potential, SolarPower Europe, the European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) and the Association of European Automotive and Industrial Battery Manufacturers (EUROBAT) presented today joint proposals in a new policy […]

Quality solar storage solutions for emerging markets by Green IndusTree

“Are German quality solar storage solutions appropriate for emerging markets? GreenIndusTree proves that YES” e speak to Kaiser Chaudhary, CEO of GreenIndusTree GmbH, the company, which successfully started this quality focused business approach in Pakistan. Kaiser founded GreenIndusTree in 2013. He accompanied the brand from its very first step, the business plan, to the design […]