Global Solar Council & International Desalination Association to Promote Worldwide Seawater Desalination Technologies Powered by Solar Photovoltaic

The Global Solar Council and the International Desalination Association announce they have signed an agreement to promote desalination technologies powered by solar. Continue reading

Global Solar Council Selects New CEO, Jodie Roussell, June 13, 2017

The Global Solar Council has selected Jodie Roussell to be the Council's new Chief Executive Officer. Roussell will assume the new role on 1 August 2017. "I am honored to have been elected as the Global Solar Council's next CEO. It is a privilege to be part of an organization dedicated to building the global solar industry's markets developing innovative skills training and doing its part to enable solar energy to serve as a transformational tool for healthy and sustainable communities" - Jodie Roussell. Continue reading

Global Solar Council Releases Inaugural Quarterly Report, 15 January 2017

"The Global Solar Council Quarterly Report is an important education tool and will quickly become essential reading on solar energy policy, markets and technology" said Bruce Douglas, Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of SolarPower Europe. Continue reading

Global Solar Council Launches Technology & Innovation Forum at Eilat-Eilot Renewable and Clean Energy Conference

The Global Solar Council launched the GSC Technology & Innovation Forum at the Eilat-Eilot Renewable and Clean Energy Conference in Dan Eilat, Israel.   Continue reading

Global Solar Council Launches Global Seminar Series at SPI "Growing the Global Solar Supply Chain"

"Over the past nine months, we have quickly established the Global Solar Council as the leading solar industry voice on international issues" said John Smirnow, Secretary-General. "And now, having built institutional capacity, it's time to hear directly from our members through the launch of the GSC Global Seminar Series." Continue reading

Global Solar Council Launches Corporate Leadership Forum at InterSolar Europe

"The Launch of the Global Solar Council Leadership Forum at InterSolar Europe is another important milestone for the industry" said John Smirnow, Secretary-General.  Continue reading

Global Solar Council Declaration of Support for the International Solar Alliance - Goal of 10 Million Solar Jobs by 2030

The Global Solar Council (GSC) represents more than 40 national and regional solar associations from both established and emerging markets and 2 000 companies across the solar supply chain. The GSC fully supports the mission and objectives of the International Solar Alliance (ISA). Continue reading

Global Solar Council Announces Founding Corporate Members

Today the Global Solar Council announced its Founding Corporate Members and launch of the Global Solar Council Leadership Forum.   Continue reading

World Solar Industry Unifies for Climate Change

In a matching response to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visionary step of forming the International Solar Alliance (ISA), which is essentially a Government initiative, the world solar industry has unified to fight climate change.  Continue reading

Global Solar Council Applauds COP21 Climate Accords

The Global Solar Council congratulated COP21 delegates on the consensus reached at the Paris Climate Conference. At the conclusion of the Paris conference, representatives of 196 nations reached agreement on targets aimed at achieving emissions reductions.  Continue reading