Press Releases

Press Release

The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 – A Spectacular New Start for the Innovation Hub

October 11, 2021

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Hydrogen Manifesto introduced at The smarter E Europe Restart 2021

October 6, 2021

Press Release

The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 – Green Light for the Energy Transition

October 6, 2021

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Intersolar Europe Conference 2021: Focus on new Photovoltaics and Storage Technologies

September 23, 2021

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Intersolar Europe Conference 2021: Technology, Markets and Trends

August 26, 2021

Press release

The smarter E AWARD 2021: Winners Announced

July 21, 2021

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Intersolar AWARD 2021: Winners Present Pioneering Solar Technology

July 21, 2021

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ees AWARD 2021: Awards for Innovative Batteries and Energy Storage Systems

July 21, 2021

Press Release

Presenting the Latest Solar Industry Figures: The Global Market Outlook for Solar Power 2021-2025

July 21, 2021

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Powerful pioneers for 30 years: Intersolar turns 30

July 15, 2021

Press Release

Local charging stations as prerequisite for electric cars

June 24, 2021

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2021: Finalists Announced

June 10, 2021

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2021: Finalists Present Pioneering Projects and Products for Energy Industry

June 10, 2021

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Intersolar Europe Restart 2021: Solar Power is becoming increasingly popular in Poland

May 11, 2021

Press Release

The smarter E Europe to be held as The smarter E Europe Restart 2021 in October

April 27, 2021

Press Release

Spain’s Solar Market Strengthens its Long-Term Position

February 16, 2021

Press Release

Coronavirus Pandemic – a Catalyst for Sustainability

February 16, 2021

Press Release

Agrivoltaics Brings Together Agriculture and Power Generation

February 11, 2021

AWARD

Energy Game-Changers Wanted: Apply for the AWARDs

January 14, 2021

News

Intersolar Innovation Days is Well Received – Latest Trends in the Spotlight

December 02, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar Solarize Africa Market Report 2020: Africa on the Rise

October 29, 2020

Press Release

Manufacture of Photovoltaic Products in Europe is Becoming More Attractive

October 28, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E Europe 2021: 65 Percent of the Booth Space in 2020 Has Been Reconfirmed for Next Year

August 3, 2020

Press Release

Trends and Technologies at the First Intersolar Innovation Day

July 9, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Pioneering Projects and Products

June 30, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Winners Announced

June 30, 2020

Press Release

ees AWARD 2020: Pioneering Solutions for the Storage Industry

June 30, 2020

Press Release

The smarter E AWARD 2020: Finalists Announced

June 4, 2020

Press Release

Intersolar AWARD 2020: Finalists Impress With Innovative Solutions for the Solar industry

June 4, 2020

The smarter E Podcast

Benjamin Attia

Renewable Energy Market Middle East: Status, Trends & Recommendations

The smarter E Podcast Episode 72 | Language: English

November 25, 2021

Interview with Benjamin Attia, Senior Research Analyst, Energy Transition Practice, Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables tells us.

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 04

June 11, 2020

Aurelie Beauvais

EU Recovery Package: Make or Break for the Green Deal?

Aurelie Beauvais, Policy Director of SolarPower Europe answers questions about the green deal.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

The smarter E Podcast Episode 28

November 26, 2020

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Rana Adib

Why the Energy Transition is Still an Electricity Turnaround Worldwide

CEO Rana Adib talks about why, if you look at the numbers, the world wide energy transition, effectively is only an electricity turnaround.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

The smarter E Podcast Episode 06 | Language: German

June 25, 2020

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Frank Lehmann

The Path to a CO2-Neutral Company

Frank Lehmann, Managing Director of Ensinger Mineral Heilquellen GmbH, talks about CO2 neutral companies.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 19 | Language: German

September 24, 2020

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Dr. Patrick Graichen

How do We Achive a Successful Energy Transition?

Dr. Patrick Graichen talks over how the current pandemic and the climate crisis can be solved at the same time.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

The smarter E Podcast Episode 16 | Language: German

September 03, 2020

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Robert Busch

Eliminating Regulation, Reducing Barriers and Unleashing Existing Market Forces

Rober Busch, CEO of the bne on how economic recovery and climate goals can go hand in hand.

Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert

The Economic Opportunities of a Smart Energy Transition

The smarter E Podcast Episode 17 | Language: German

September 10, 2020

We dicuss the future opportunities, economic consequences and the risks of an Energy Transition with economic expert Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert.

Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert

The Economic Opportunities of a Smart Energy Transition

We dicuss the future opportunities, economic consequences and the risks of an Energy Transition with economic expert Prof. Dr. Claudia Kemfert.

Micheal Schmela

Spirit of Optimism in European PV Markets

The smarter E Podcast Episode 36

January 28, 2021

Michael Schmela, SolarPower Europe, talks about the solar power technology industry and why 2020 was it`s second best year in history.

Micheal Schmela

Spirit of Optimism in European PV Markets

Michael Schmela, SolarPower Europe, talks about the solar power technology industry and why 2020 was it`s second best year in history.

Max Trommsdorff

Agrivoltaics – Synergistic Production of Food and Energy

The smarter E Podcast Episode 45

April 07, 2021

Max Trommsdorff, Group Leader for Agrivoltaics at Fraunhofer ISE talks about the current advantages and developments of agrivoltaics.

Max Trommsdorff

Agrivoltaics – Synergistic Production of Food and Energy

Max Trommsdorff, Group Leader for Agrivoltaics at Fraunhofer ISE talks about the current advantages and developments of agrivoltaics.

Prof. Dr. Andreas Bett

Technologies and Innovations in the Solar Sector - What Does the Future Hold?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 48

May 06, 2021

Prof. Dr. Andreas Bett, Fraunhofer ISE, talks about the future of the solar sector.

Prof. Dr. Andreas Bett

Technologies and Innovations in the Solar Sector - What Does the Future Hold?

Prof. Dr. Andreas Bett, Fraunhofer ISE, talks about the future of the solar sector.

Carsten Körnig | Stefan Krokowski

Innovative Solar Storage Technologies Conquer the Market

The smarter E Podcast Episode 42 | Language: German

March 18, 2021

Carsten Körnig, BSW and Stefan Krokowski, LG Energy Solution talk about the home storage market in germany.

Carsten Körnig | Stefan Krokowski

Innovative Solar Storage Technologies Conquer the Market

Carsten Körnig, BSW and Stefan Krokowski, LG Energy Solution talk about the home storage market in germany.

Michael Renner

Renewable Energy and Jobs – What Prospects Does the Market Offer?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 47

April 22, 2021

Is the rise of renewables really connected to a substantial increase in jobs? Michael Renner, Programs Officer at IRENA, tells us.

Michael Renner

Renewable Energy and Jobs – What Prospects Does the Market Offer?

Is the rise of renewables really connected to a substantial increase in jobs? Michael Renner, Programs Officer at IRENA, tells us.

Hans-Josef Fell

100% Renewable Energies for Germany by 2030?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 53 | Language: German

June 24, 2021

How can we achieve the goal of generating all our electricity from renewable energies? Hans-Josef Fell, Energy Wach Group, tells us.

Hans-Josef Fell

100% Renewable Energies for Germany by 2030?

How can we achieve the goal of generating all our electricity from renewable energies? Hans-Josef Fell, Energy Wach Group, tells us.

Bernadette Del Chiaro

Renewable Energy Markets: What Europe can learn from California

The smarter E Podcast Episode 54

July 01, 2021

What can Europe learn from California? That's what we're talking about today with Bernadette del Chiaro from California Solar & Storage Association.

Bernadette Del Chiaro

Renewable Energy Markets: What Europe can learn from California

What can Europe learn from California? That's what we're talking about today with Bernadette del Chiaro from California Solar & Storage Association.

Wolfgang Saam | Jens Hesselbach

Ways to become a climate neutral company

The smarter E Podcast Episode 55

July 8, 2021

Should companies from different industries strive for the same kind of climate neutrality? We talk about this with Wolfgang Saam, Managing Director of the Association of Climate Protection Companies (Verband Klimaschutz Unternehmen e. V.) and Prof. Jens Hesselbach, Head of the UPP Department of Environmentally Compatible Products and Processes at the University of Kassel.

Wolfgang Saam | Jens Hesselbach

Ways to become a climate neutral company

Should companies from different industries strive for the same kind of climate neutrality? We talk about this with Wolfgang Saam, Managing Director of the Association of Climate Protection Companies (Verband Klimaschutz Unternehmen e. V.) and Prof. Jens Hesselbach, Head of the UPP Department of Environmentally Compatible Products and Processes at the University of Kassel.

Nicolaus Schuerhoff

Fight Against Climate Crisis: Effective Strategies for Companies

The smarter E Podcast Episode 51

June 10, 2021

Nicolaus Schuerhoff, Climate Impact Analyst from right. based on science talks about greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuels and carbonization.

Nicolaus Schuerhoff

Fight Against Climate Crisis: Effective Strategies for Companies

Nicolaus Schuerhoff, Climate Impact Analyst from right. based on science talks about greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuels and carbonization.

Dr. Raphael Niepelt

Renewable Hydrogen with Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Plants?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 57

July 22, 2021

Dr Raphael Niepelt, Institute for Solar Energy Research, talks about hydrogen production.

Dr. Raphael Niepelt

Renewable Hydrogen with Solar-Wind Hybrid Power Plants?

Dr Raphael Niepelt, Institute for Solar Energy Research, talks about hydrogen production.

Prof. Dr. Hans-Martin Henning

New Climate Protection Law and its Effects - What Can Politics & Economy Do?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 52 | Language: German

June 17, 2021

Prof. Dr Hans-Martin Henning, Institute Director of Fraunhofer ISE reveals to us the consequences of the climate crisis on politics and the economy.

Prof. Dr. Hans-Martin Henning

New Climate Protection Law and its Effects - What Can Politics & Economy Do?

Prof. Dr Hans-Martin Henning, Institute Director of Fraunhofer ISE reveals to us the consequences of the climate crisis on politics and the economy.

Alexander Esser

Off-Grid PV: New Ways for Climate Protection & Power Supply

The smarter E Podcast Episode 41

March 11, 2021

We talk about the off-grid sector and it's essential role in the fight against the covid 19 pandemic with David Lecoque (ARE).

Alexander Esser

Off-Grid PV: New Ways for Climate Protection & Power Supply

We talk about the off-grid sector and it's essential role in the fight against the covid 19 pandemic with David Lecoque (ARE).

Dr. Björn Rau

Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV)

The smarter E Podcast Episode 59 | Language: German

August 12, 2021

Dr. Björn Rau, BAIP, talks about building-integrated PV and climate neutrality.

Dr. Björn Rau

Building-Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV)

Dr. Björn Rau, BAIP, talks about building-integrated PV and climate neutrality.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

The smarter E Podcast Episode 29 | Language: German

December 03, 2020

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Thomic Ruschmeyer

Synergieeffekte durch Solar und E-Mobilität

Thomic Ruschmeyer, BSM, discusses the importance of cross-sectoral solutions from renewable, green electricity.

Ali Al-Hakim | Florian Martini | David Wedepohl

Clean Drinking Water Thanks to Solar Energy

The smarter E Podcast Episode 13 | Language: German

August 13, 2020

How can this water shortage be countered by treating and cleaning contaminated water? David Wedepohl and Ali Al-Hakim on this question.

Ali Al-Hakim | Florian Martini | David Wedepohl

Clean Drinking Water Thanks to Solar Energy

How can this water shortage be countered by treating and cleaning contaminated water? David Wedepohl and Ali Al-Hakim on this question.

Gunter Erfurt

Renaissance of European PV Production - Solar Boom 2.0?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 23 | Language: German

October 22, 2020

How do you intend to prevail against the competition from the Far East? We talk about that with Meyer Burger CEO Gunter Erfurt.

Gunter Erfurt

Renaissance of European PV Production - Solar Boom 2.0?

How do you intend to prevail against the competition from the Far East? We talk about that with Meyer Burger CEO Gunter Erfurt.

David Wedepohl | Benedikt Ziegert

Merchant PV Conquers the European Electricity Market

The smarter E Podcast Episode 05

June 18, 2020

The German Solar Industry Association (BSW) about the future of large ground-mounted PV-systems in Europe.

David Wedepohl | Benedikt Ziegert

Merchant PV Conquers the European Electricity Market

The German Solar Industry Association (BSW) about the future of large ground-mounted PV-systems in Europe.

Dr. Jann Binder

Photovoltaics – A Pillar of Sustainable Energy Supply

The smarter E Podcast Episode 14 | Language: German

Augsut 20, 2020

Dr. Jann Binder, head of the photovoltaics department at ZSW talks about the energy transition through Photovoltaics.

Dr. Jann Binder

Photovoltaics – A Pillar of Sustainable Energy Supply

Dr. Jann Binder, head of the photovoltaics department at ZSW talks about the energy transition through Photovoltaics.

Dr. Martin Ammon | Carsten Körnig

Premature end for half a million solar systems?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 27 | Language: German

November 19, 2020

We talk about the EEG 2021 with Carsten Körnig, BSW and Dr. Martin Ammon, EuPD Research.

Dr. Martin Ammon | Carsten Körnig

Premature end for half a million solar systems?

We talk about the EEG 2021 with Carsten Körnig, BSW and Dr. Martin Ammon, EuPD Research.

Minne de Jong | Toni Weigl

Floating Solar PV – Global Momentum and Perspectives

The smarter E Podcast Episode 09

July 16, 2020

Interessting economic insights as well as indepth engineering about floating pv from Minne de Jong and Toni Weigl.

Minne de Jong | Toni Weigl

Floating Solar PV – Global Momentum and Perspectives

Interessting economic insights as well as indepth engineering about floating pv from Minne de Jong and Toni Weigl.

Rodolfo Zamian Danilow

Where is the upcoming PV Nation Brazil Heading?

The smarter E Podcast Episode 12

August 06, 2020

Rodolfo Zamian Danilow

Where is the upcoming PV Nation Brazil Heading?

Rodolfo Zamian Danilow from the Ministry of Mines and Energy of Brazil about the future of the PV-nation Brazil.

Carsten Körnig

Fall of the 52 Gigawatt Cap for Photovoltaics

The smarter E Podcast Episode 01 | Language: German

May 21, 2020

Carsten Körnig, General Manager of the German Solar Industry Association (BSW) talks about the PV expansion in Germany.

Carsten Körnig

Fall of the 52 Gigawatt Cap for Photovoltaics

Carsten Körnig, General Manager of the German Solar Industry Association (BSW) talks about the PV expansion in Germany.

Expert Interviews

AWARD Winner – Expert Interview

The Hi-MO5 High-Power Bifacial Module for Large Solar Parks

August 09, 2021

Interview with Dr. Hongbin Fang, Director of Product Marketing, LONGi Solar Technology Co., Ltd.

Expert Interview

Intersolar AWARD Finalist Trina Solar

August 04, 2021

Interview with Gonzalo de la Viña, Head of European Module Business, Trina Solar

Expert Interview

Home Storage System from the Microinverter Specialist

July 15, 2021

Interview with Peter van Berkel, General Manager Europe at Enphase

Expert Interview

“We Need to Hold onto Our Technological Sovereignty in the Energy Industry”

July 8, 2021

Interview with Professor Andreas Bett, Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE

Expert Interview

PV Building Integration

July 05, 2021

Interview with Dr. Björn Rau, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin, Institute Competence Center Photovoltaics Berlin (PVcomB).

Expert Interview

“Solar is showing a steep cost reduction curve already”

April 1, 2021

Expert Inteview with Michael Schmela, Executive Advisor and Head of Market Intelligence of SolarPower Europe

Expert Interviews

Expert Interviews – "We need a giant switch that we can flip quickly"

March 22, 2021

Interview with Boris Palmer, mayor of Tübingen, on the target of climate neutrality

Expert Interview

The Decade of Solar has Begun

March 13, 2020

Michael Schmela: “The decade of solar has begun”.

Expert Interview

Sustainability Without Compromise: Intersolar AWARD Winner DuPont Teijin Films

July 26, 2021

Interview with Steve Davis, PV Market Manager DuPont Teijin Films UK Ltd.

Expert Interview

Exclusive Interview with the Intersolar AWARD Finalists 2020

June 18, 2020

Expert Interview

Efficiency Gains Vary from 5 to 25 Percent

March 02, 2020

Dr. Radovan Kopecek: "Efficiency gains vary from 5 to 25 percent".

Industry News

Neuigkeiten

PV Tech Power: „Intersolar Special“ berichtet über die weltweit führenden Fachmesse für die Solarwirtschaft

Best Practice

Project Presentation Saxum Vineyard Equipment Barn, Paso Robles

October 28, 2021

Best Practice

Project Presentation Ice Rink Bünzmatt Sports Park, Wohlen (CH)

October 20, 2021

Industry News

A New, Single-Source, Energy Provider

October 14, 2021

Best Practice

Project Presentation powerHYDE, Mathjalgaon

October 13, 2021

Best Practice

Project Presentation Schlössli, Wohlen (CH)

September 6, 2021

Best Practice

Project Presentation Solaris, Zürich (Switzerland)

August 30, 2021

News

Awakening of the New Energy World: Innovations

August 13, 2021

Industry News

IEA: Start the End of the Fossil Age Now

May 20, 2021

Start-up Story

„We Are the Pain Relievers for Operators of Decentralized Systems“

April 22, 2021

solbytech stabilizes mobile communication between PV systems and routers.

News

Solar Power is Becoming Increasingly Popular in Poland

Industry News

Most Challenging Places for 100% Renewable Electricity

March 2, 2021

Industry News

Amazon Becomes World’s Largest Corporate Purchaser of Renewable Energy

December 14, 2020

News

Four Times the Expertise

December 02, 2020

Start-up Stories

“Our solution doesn’t rely on the public grid”

November 23, 2020

The start-up Pionierkraft has combined hardware and software in its Pionierkraftwerk system.

Industry News

Cornwall flexible energy trials prove success

November 18, 2020

Industry News

Supply Google Data Centers with 100% Renewable Energy

November 10, 2020

Industry News

Vivo Energy and Robex Resources Power Mine in Mali with Solar + Storage

October 29, 2020

Start-up Stories

“We are Doubling Rooftop Biodiversity”

October 20, 2020

Industry News

Scatec Solar Buys Hydro Power Company for $1.2 Billion

October 16, 2020

Industry News

Worksport™ and Atlis Motor Vehicles Form Collaborative Partnership

September 22, 2020

Industry News

South Korean Solar-Wind-Hybrid Project

August 26, 2020

Industry News

Schneider Introduces New Digital Platform for the Management of Solar & Storage Energy

July 29, 2020

Industry News

Solar Flow Battery Converts and Stores Energy Simultaneously

July 14, 2020

Insights

Mix of Mechanical and Thermal Energy Storage

July 10, 2020

Industry News

Delta Energy Solutions Integrated in Energy Toolbase

July 10, 2020

Industry News

Tesla Joins Home Solar Market

June 22, 2020

Industry News

Scatec Solar Supports Humanitarian Hub in South Sudan

June 10, 2020

Industry News

BELECTRIC Provides Solar System for Netherland

May 27, 2020

Industry News

Keeping Temperature Low with the Sun

May 11, 2020

Publications

Webinars

Webinar

BIPV - Opportunity for Photovoltaics in the Urban Context

December 7, 2021

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Webinar

The Fantastic 4: Energy Transition for Buildings

March 23, 2021

Webinar

Energy Transition in the Post-Corona Age

Webinar

Solar + Storage Innovation Tender

November 03, 2020

Webinar

The Path to a climate-neutral company - calculate, reduce, offset

May 18, 2021

Webinar

Start-ups - the Driving Force of the New Energy World

June 01, 2021

Webinar

A Rising Star: PV Market Poland

March 30, 2021

Webinar

BSW-Solar: Design of mounting systems based on wind tunnel tests

May 31, 2021

Webinar

ITRPV and a View on the Module Format Rally

July 13, 2021

Webinar

EEG Amendment 2020/2021

Webinar

Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) 2021

Webinar

EEG 2021 - What Will Change, What is Still to Come for the Solar Industry in 2021?

09. Februar 2021

Webinar

Marketing Channels for New Systems – Opportunities and Risks of PPAs

Webinar

Brazilian Northeast PV Market & Ceará Wind and Solar Atlas

Webinar Language: English

Webinar

Mexico: A Hot Spot for Solar Heat

October 20, 2020

Webinar

Market Perspectives for Large-Scale PV Installations

Webinar

Intersolar Solarize Africa: Africa on the Rise

November 10, 2020

Webinar

Technologies Driving the Solar Industry

September 08, 2020

Webinar

PV Renaissance in Europe

November 24, 2020

Webinar

The EU Market Outlook for Solar Power 2020-2024

January 12, 2021

Webinar

Inexpensive, Firm PV Without Conventional Backup

Webinar

The International Technology Roadmap for PV

Webinar

Solar Focus: Large-Scale PV in Brazil

October 06, 2020