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Intersolar Europe – Press Release

Trends and technologies at the first Intersolar Innovation Day

July 9, 2020 – The global innovation hub The smarter E is once again concentrating its efforts on sharing information on energy industry topics and providing a networking opportunity for global industry players – now with a number of additional digital formats. The first ever Intersolar Innovation…

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Intersolar Europe – Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Winners announced

June 30, 2020 – The Generic Solar String Optimizer, the hybrid inverter Symo GEN24 Plus and the REC Alpha series solar panels are among the most pioneering products in the solar industry and are the winners of the Intersolar AWARD 2020. Ferroamp Elektronik AB, Fronius International GmbH and REC…

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Intersolar Mexico – Press Release

THE GREEN EXPO®, THE INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONGRESS OF CONIECO, AQUATECH MEXICO AND INTERSOLAR MEXICO, INTERNATIONAL EVENTS THAT MAKE UP A WEEK OF UNIQUE SUSTAINABILITY IN MEXICO, ANNOUNCE THAT THE EVENTS ARE POSTPONED BY 2021.

Mexico City, June 23, 2020 – The international events will take place simultaneously on September 7-9, 2021 at Centro Citibanamex in Mexico City, Mexico. For the organizing partners, the most important aspect is to safeguard the well-being of their exhibitors, attendees, suppliers and the global…

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Intersolar AWARD

Exclusive Interview with the Intersolar AWARD Finalists 2020

The finalists of the Intersolar AWARD 2020 answer four questions about the award nomination and future innovations for the renewable energy industry.

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The smarter E Europe – Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Finalists impress with innovative solutions for the solar industry

June 4, 2020 – High-performance solar modules, innovative cell technologies and powerful inverters are among the pioneering products that have made it to the final round of the Intersolar AWARD 2020. The renowned prize honors pioneering technologies for the solar industry. The winners and their…

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The smarter E Europe – Press Release

International innovation prizes for the new energy world – deadline for submissions extended until April 30

April 23, 2020: Although The smarter E Europe 2020 has been canceled and The smarter E South America 2020 postponed, we still want to take the time to recognize market leaders, SMEs, start-ups and project owners for their pioneering solutions and projects with the most important innovation prizes in…

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The smarter E Europe – Press Release

The smarter E Europe is canceled

March 31, 2020 – The smarter E Europe and its four energy exhibitions Intersolar Europe, Power2Drive Europe, ees Europe and EM-Power will not take place this year. On account of the increasing spread of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) worldwide and in response to recommendations from the German federal…

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Intersolar South America – Press Release

The smarter E South America 2020 postponed to November 16-18, 2020

São Paulo, March 27, 2020: The smarter E South America 2020 is postponed to November 16–18, 2020 due to the effects of coronavirus/Covid-19.

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Michael Schmela

Intersolar Europe – Expert Interviews

The decade of solar has begun

March 13, 2020 - Michael Schmela: “The decade of solar has begun”. Seven questions for the top market researcher from SolarPower Europe on trends, developments and positive prospects for the solar energy industry despite the spread of the new coronavirus.

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Radovan Kopecek

Intersolar Europe – Expert Interviews

Efficiency gains vary from 5 to 25 percent

March 2, 2020 - Dr. Radovan Kopecek: "Efficiency gains vary from 5 to 25 percent". Seven questions to Dr. Radovan Kopecek, the CTO of the International Solar Energy Research Center Konstanz about the potential for increased yields thanks to bifacial modules.

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Intersolar Europe – Press Release

Intersolar Europe 2020: PV Power Plants are driving the international market

February 27, 2020 – The global photovoltaics market is expected to grow by 14 percent this year, reaching a total 142 gigawatts (GW) of newly installed capacity, according to a forecast published by IHS Markit in January 2020. The report predicts that 43 countries will have an installed PV capacity…

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Dr. Ernesto Garnier, Einhundert Energie

The smarter E Europe – Start-up Stories

Start-up-interview: “Everything changed in 2019 and demand skyrocketed”

Einhundert Energie wants to help drive the energy transition with tenant power systems. The Cologne-based start-up plans, installs and operates PV systems, supplies the tenants on-site with electricity, and bills them for it. The company, which was founded in 2017, can even finance the solar…

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The smarter E Europe – Press Release

The smarter E Europe: Start-ups are driving the new energy world

February 6, 2020 – The smarter E Europe is the continent’s largest platform for the energy industry and the ideal place for start-ups to present their innovative products and solutions. There, they can forge contacts with established companies and investors, create business relationships with…

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Intersolar Europe – News

More than 50,000 new jobs trough Photovoltaics and storage technology

February 04, 2020 - In order to avoid a shortfall in electricity generation as a result of the nuclear and coal phaseout, photovoltaic and storage capacities must be expanded at a far greater pace. By the year 2030, this would enable the creation of over 50,000 new jobs in Germany.

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Floating PV - Intersolar Europe 2020

Intersolar Europe – News

Floating PV – the new trend for solar power systems

January 28, 2020 - Major potential in Europe and elsewhere: Floating solar power systems on reservoirs and quarry lakes are still a niche technology, but they are gaining popularity and offer vast potential.

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Intersolar Europe – News

A new solar era in Spain begins

January 27, 2020 – According to SolarPower Europe, Spain added an estimated 4.7 GW of solar PV in 2019. By doing this, Spain returns to the continent’s top solar markets and is the clear market leader in Europe.

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Intersolar Summit – Press Release

A new solar era in Spain begins

Barcelona / Pforzheim, January 21, 2020 – by adding an estimated 4.7 GW in 2019, Spain returns to the continent’s top solar markets and is the clear market leader in Europe. The forecasts for the future development remain promising. According to Solar Power Europe’s “European Market Outlook…

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The smarter E Europe – Press Release

Entries open: International innovation prizes for the new energy world

January 9, 2020 – From January 1 to March 31, 2020, market leaders, SMEs, start-ups and project owners are all invited to submit their pioneering ideas and projects for the most important innovation prizes in the energy industry – The smarter E AWARD, Intersolar AWARD and ees AWARD.

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Intersolar Europe – Press Release

More than 50,000 new jobs through photovoltaics and storage technology

December 5, 2019 – In order to avoid a shortfall in electricity generation as a result of the nuclear and coal phaseout, photovoltaic and storage capacities must be expanded at a far greater pace. By the year 2030, this would enable the creation of more than 50,000 new jobs in Germany. This is one…

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The smarter E India – Press Release

The smarter E India Feature Innovations for the New Energy World

BANGALORE/PFORZHEIM/FREIBURG, December 3, 2019. The smarter E India, the innovation hub for empowering new energy solutions featured riveting discussions between industry pioneers in the fields of solar, energy storage and electric mobility. The three co-located exhibitions Intersolar India, ees…

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Intersolar Europe – Press Release

Over 90 percent already booked: Intersolar Europe 2020 reflects Europe’s booming solar market

November 27, 2019 — The upward trend in the European solar market continues: A 20.4-gigawatt increase in photovoltaics (PV) in Europe is expected for this year, as recently outlined by SolarPower Europe in the intermediate scenario of its Global Market Outlook.

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ees Europe – Industry News

Salt River Project: Largest battery system in Arizona to replace coal-fired power plant

November 15, 2019 – The Salt River Project (SRP) in Arizona announces plans for two solar and storage projects. By the end of fiscal year 2025, 1 GW of renewable energy will be added. The Sonoran Energy Center will be the largest solar battery project in the state, utility officials said.

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The smarter E India – Press Release

Program Highlights of The smarter E India’s Premiere – India’s Innovation Hub for the new energy world

BANGALORE/PFORZHEIM/FREIBURG, November 18, 2019 – The smarter E India will celebrate its debut in less than two weeks on November 27–29, 2019 in Bengaluru, variously known as the IT Innovation hub as well as Silicon Valley of India. With three parallel energy exhibitions, The smarter E India is…

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Ambibox Solarbuggy World Record Wirkungsgrad

Power2Drive Europe – Industry News

World record efficiency for solar DC charging of an electric vehicle

October 22, 2019 – Ambibox, a start-up based in the German city of Mainz, achieved more than 99 percent efficiency when charging a solar-powered vehicle developed by Bochum University of Applied Sciences. The company’s DC charging technology was employed in a research project in the Australian…

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Newscategory ISSA

Average solar power price in Brazilian A-6 auction reaches $20.52/MWh

Only 530 MW of the 2.97 GW of renewable energy generation capacity contracted in the procurement exercise went to solar. Eleven solar projects were successful and their final electricity prices were far below those offered by competing technologies.

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