Solar Media Market Research

Providing critical, authoritative and accessible solar market intelligence through real-time analysis and insights

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UK Battery Storage: Opportunities & Market Entry Strategies for 2018-2022

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Research Portfolios

PV Tech Research

The PV Tech Research portfolio covers our market-leading activities across all aspects of solar PV manufacturing and technology, from polysilicon production, through ingots, wafers, cells and modules. The research findings and analysis feeds also into our upstream-specific series of conferences, featuring the CTOs and heads-of-R&D from the leading PV manufacturers and suppliers in the industry today.

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Solar & Storage Research

Solar and Storage research covers downstream solar in specific end-markets and the emerging energy storage sector. It draws on expertise from the Solar Media Market Research team and the editorial content produced for Solar Power Portal, Energy Storage News and other in-house events and publications.

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Why Solar Media Market Research?

Providing the industry with data specific to its needs and much needed access to exclusive market data and forecasted trends.

Leveraging years of existing in-house data and knowledge, built up through Solar Media’s digital and print publishing and events divisions

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Events

Solar Finance & Investment: Europe 2018

30-31 Jan 2018, London, Grange City Hotel

Solar Finance & Investment: Europe is the leading event for PV asset owners, developers and financiers all over Europe to discuss secondary market trends, refinancing, post-subsidy development and international opportunities. If you are looking for anyone that is buying or selling a PV asset or is developing one this is the place to be.

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Energy Storage Summit

27-28 Feb 2018, Victoria Park Plaza, London, UK

The only UK downstream focused event addressing energy storage. Three streams filled with end users (residential, commercial and utility scale) to address all for the different market segments. Covering what is the addressable market and how to sell to it as well as how to unlock the much greater potential of energy storage.

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PVCellTech Conference

13-14 Mar 2018, Penang, Malaysia

Returning for a 3rd year, this must-attend conference will discuss the hottest topics in cell processing and the most innovative approaches to increasing efficiency whilst driving down cost.

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Blogs

Blockchain in action: stabilising the grid in Germany and the Netherlands

Blockchain in action: stabilising the grid in Germany and the Netherlands

Case study: Blockchain technology is being put to the test in northern Europe, writes Jean-Baptiste Cornefert of Sonnen.
Look beyond the hype: to really disrupt the energy world, we need a Yin to blockchain’s Yang, Pt 2.

Look beyond the hype: to really disrupt the energy world, we need a Yin to blockchain’s Yang, Pt 2.

Carsten Reincke-Collon of Younicos continues his look at the potential - and limitations - of using blockchain in the energy system. This second part covers how energy storage and storage management software could be the key to the 'puzzle'.
The state of medium voltage DC architectures for utility-scale PV

The state of medium voltage DC architectures for utility-scale PV

What’s happened since First Solar indefinitely postponed an MVDC transition?