SMART RENEWABLE ENERGY PAVES THE WAY FOR THE GLOBAL ENERGY TRANSITION

Munich, June 30, 2016 - The digitalization of the energy sector is the next major milestone on the road to a global energ…

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Jan De Nul third most attractive employer in Belgium

The Belgian students consider Jan De Nul as their potential employer, that much is clear. A national investigation by the international re…

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Cubico Sustainable Investments completes acquisition and financing of UK Solar Parks from British Solar Renewables

London, 29 June 2016: Cubico Sustainable Investments ("Cubico"), a global le…

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Siemens signs long-term wind service agreement in UK

• Siemens to provide service and maintenance for an additional 15 years at the Clyde wind farm in Scotland, one of Europe's larges…

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Solar cell inspection sets new quality mark for new cell concepts

With solar cells, high effectiveness is a matter of quality. Ridding cells of defects to ensure this effectiveness remains a …

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PES Exclusive Articles

Building an industry in which we can trust

One of the industry's leading module recycling companies, Loser Chemie GmbH develops and distributes future-oriented and environment-friendly products, plants and processes. It's currently focussing on getting the very most out of PV recycling, but as Dr. Wolfram Palitzsch (CTO) and Ulrich Loser (CE…

The end of ‘invest and forget’

Welcome to a brave new world for European renewables investors, says Phil Hare, Director at Pöyry Management Consulting. If the predictions are to be trusted, exposure to market prices and imbalance risks may result in very different values for current and future asset portfolios... For many …

Spectroscopy: the ultimate tool in PV materials analysis

In an industry that is currently driven by efficiency and optimum performance, spectroscopy has perhaps never been such a critical factor in the evolution of PV technology. We take a closer look... With their modest cost, compact size 
and great flexibility, miniature fibre optic spectrometer…

Dedicated to wind

Maasvlakte 2, the extension to the port of Rotterdam, will offer a strategic hub for offshore wind in the North Sea and beyond. Slated for starting operations in 2016, the Offshore Terminal Rotterdam promises increased capacity and market-leading facilities. PES takes a look. Up to now, the port of…

The case for a ‘safety critical’ culture

Alexander Hill, Energy Business Development Manager at Critical Software Technologies, discusses the importance of a standards-led, safety critical culture within the wind industry. Safety critical systems are entrusted to perform crucial tasks, ones that cannot be allowed to fail. They are systems…

Costing AC for BC

The cost of developing clean wind energy has dropped significantly in the past three years while technology improvements have increased productivity, an analysis by renewable energy consultancy GL Garrad Hassan has found. PES looks in more detail at the findings, which suggests that wind energy poin…

New laboratory intends to boost PV efficiency

With 13 partners from all over Europe, Empa, the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, has launched an EU-funded project to develop affordable, more efficient solar cells. With an overall budget of 10 million Euro, the SCALENANO project aims at achieving breakthroughs in t…

Wind energy in Canada: realizing the opportunity

At PES, we're committed to providing timely commentary and insights to help our readers secure fresh opportunities and address key challenges. With that in mind, we're pleased to present the very latest insight from Canada, courtesy of KPMG. The country has seen significant activity in the sector in…

Global Status Report

Established in 2005 to convene international leadership and a variety of stakeholders to enable a rapid global transition to renewable energy, the REN21's Renewables Global Status Report (GSR) is perhaps the world's most accurate snapshot of the solar/PV industry. PES is proud to present this exclus…

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