A short comparison of the three inverter topologies – string inverters, microinverters and SolarEdge DC optimized inverters. Learn how the SolarEdge solution combines the best of both worlds. About SolarEdge SolarEdge invented an intelligent inverter solution that revolutionized the way power is harvested and managed in a solar photovoltaic (PV) system. The SolarEdge direct current […]
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 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
Solar Zone at UA Tech Park – one of the largest multi-technology solar demonstration site in the United States
The Solar Zone at the UA Tech Park in Tucson, Arizona is capturing national and international attention, having grown to be one of the largest multi-technology solar demonstration site in the United States. The University of Arizona leveraged its assets to develop an innovative renewable energy project with industry partner Tucson Electric Power (TEP) to […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
The video introduces BIPV (Building Integrated Photovoltaics) presented by ertex solar – photovoltaics with 60 years of glass construction experience. ertex solar manufactures and markets solar modules for building integration ertex solar delivers standard modules, complete ready systems and customized solutions. ertex solar integrates photovoltaics in the building facade in an aesthetical, economical and technical fashion. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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 […]
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 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 honor of Earth Day, a documentary on potential of solar energy debuted on Netflix, “Catching the Sun.” Produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, the film shows how solar can address both climate change and income inequality, and how people can take power generation into their own hands. And it offers a glimpse into the future of […]
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.
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 […]
In our Exclusive interview in partnership with EU PVSEC 2016, we speak to Prof. Vasilis Fthenakis, Sustainability Leader in the U.S. with his European Heart. Prof. Vasilis Fthenakis is the founder and director of the CLCA. He also leads the National PV Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Research Center operating at Brookhaven National Lab (BNL) […]
India’s Adani Group subsidiary Adani Green Energy has commissioned the 648MW solar power plant at Kamuthi in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Built with an investment of Rs45.5bn ($679m), the solar plant is claimed to be the world’s largest solar power plant at single location. The project is connected to Kamuthi substation of electric […]
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 […]
Thierry Bodiot, VP Europe, Middle East, Africa at Optimum Tracker presents their “simple but robust” technology which can increase the output of utility-scale solar PV power plants up to 30% compared to fixed structures. Optimum Tracker features some unique innovation protected by three patents and you can learn about it from this interesting interview with […]
Today, 600 million Africans still don’t have access to electricity, particularly in rural areas. In far too many parts of Africa, night-time economic activities are practically non-existent. Women cannot make productive use of their time to carry out the most basic household tasks. Children who help the women cannot study at night without proper light […]
Onyx Solar won a contract to supply 60,000 square feet of semi-transparent photovoltaic glass for Somerset Development’s Bell Works Complex in Holmdel, New Jersey. The project is part of the complete revitalization of the two-million-square-foot former Bell Labs facility into a mixed-use “metroburb” community. Originally designed by Eero Saarinen, the building’s existing glass will be replaced […]