ISES Solar World Congress - Early Bird Registration extended + Speaker and Program Updates

Do not miss your chance to register as an Early Bird for the ISES Solar World Congress together with the International Conference on Solar Heating and Cooling for Buildings and Industry. Discounted Early Bird registration will be extended until 16 September - your final opportunity to register for these discounted rates! Continue reading


There are several steps to follow when planning to power your home with solar energy. Every situation is different, and what is best for your property depends on a wide range of factors. With financing being a major stumbling block for clients, it is also important to point out that the initial upfront costs are the only significant expense associated with solar systems. After installation, maintenance costs are relatively moderate. Following the conclusion on a solar solution best for your home or business, determining the appropriate finance choice is pivotal. Continue reading

IBC SOLAR at the RE-Energy in Poland

IBC SOLAR, in the market since 1982, attended this year’s RE-Energy fair in Poland. At this exhibition, the company from Bad Staffelstein presented new as well as established services and products at hall 3 booth F7, from the 10th – 11th September 2019. Continue reading

SolarPower Europe: Put solar on all new and renovated buildings in the EU to help fight climate change!

SolarPower Europe’s Solar4Buildings campaign calls for all new and renovated buildings in the EU to have solar installed – from residential to commercial to industrial buildings. The campaign aims to have solar on all new and renovated buildings introduced into EU legislation. Continue reading

UNEF defines best practice recommendations to foster PV plants sustainability

The Spanish PV Association (UNEF) has published a document of “Best practice for environmental sustainability of PV plants”, which has presented to the Spanish Minister for Ecological Transition, Teresa Ribera earlier in August. UNEF members have cooperated to elaborate the report. Continue reading


An increase in customer demand for solar PV systems has resulted in a surge of solar installation companies. Roof leaks, among others, is the common complaint from solar homeowners should the system be improperly installed - making solar PV quality installations critical. Finding a qualified professional installer who offers excellent service at a competitive price is essential. This is how: Continue reading

Elsevier and ISES announce 2019 winner of the Renewable Transformation Challenge

Solar-powered home cooking system, designed to replace traditional fuel-based systems, wins 2nd Elsevier-ISES Renewable Transformation Challenge. US-based Team SUNSPOT recognized for award that honors innovation in renewable energy. Continue reading

The return of incentives for solar PV in Italy and investment opportunities in the Italian market

In one of its final deliberations before the current political crisis, the outgoing Italian government signed a ministerial decree – known as the FER1 decree – that sets new incentives for renewable energy sources. Continue reading

PV grows faster than any other source in argentina

While by 2015 only 8MW had been built, in the last four years 400 MW from 15 pv plant have been installed and 600 MW more are under construcction in 19 plant in Argentia. Even though round three implementation has been delayed one week, authorities are confident the 2020 target will be accomplished and PV will keep increasing its share.Mr. Marcelo  Alvarez, President of the Argentinean Chamber of RE, delivered a presnetation on the  particpation of the Chamber in the Strategy Committe with a view to COP25 in Chile.

Digital Solar & Storage 2019 - Innovating the new energy world

Join us on 5-6 November 2019 in Brussels Solar is the most versatile, popular and often the lowest-cost power generation source in Europe today – and we are only at the start of its potential. Investors are increasingly getting excited about solar in Europe but to fully exploit solar for Europe’s citizens and industry, it is key to start planning now to maximise the benefits of energy storage and digitalisation. Continue reading