Solarcentury and CrossBoundary Energy join forces to boost solar uptake in African markets

Solar specialists Solarcentury and Energy investors CrossBoundary Energy have joined forces to offer financed solar solutions to a select portfolio of commercial and industrial customers operating in Africa. The global rise of solar power as the lowest cost source of electricity is changing the energy landscape in Africa.  Across the continent, solar power can help […]

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Solarcentury announces next exciting stage in our solar homes partnership with IKEA

Solarcentury is delighted to announce the next exciting stage in our solar homes partnership with IKEA. From today, online customers will be able to buy solar battery storage as well as solar panels direct from IKEA. A combined solar home storage and panel installation can deliver annual electricity bill savings of up to 70%. Susannah […]

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Solarcentury partners with the EU and UNDP in powering remote communities in Eritrea

Solarcentury has been selected to design and build two solar powered mini-grids using solar PV and lithium batteries to power the communities of Areza and Maidma in Eritrea, East Africa. The €5.7million contract will showcase the use of solar hybrid power systems to provide grid quality power to 40,000 people and businesses remote from the […]

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Full power for the store-age

How the UK Government’s recent announcement confirms a tipping point in the viability of energy storage. Contributed by Dr. Andrew Crossland   This July, headlines across the UK heralded the Government’s plans to “revolutionise the electricity system” with a new focus on batteries in homes and businesses. Ministers have promised to: Allow more time of use […]

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Solarcentury fastest growing renewable energy company

Solarcentury is UK’s fastest growing private renewable energy company measured by international sales. Solarcentury has been ranked number 22 in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 which ranks the UK’s mid-market private companies with the fastest-growing international sales. The list includes companies from a range of sectors including well-known names in Aerospace, Digital Marketing and Retail. […]

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Solarcentury delivers multi-megawatt solar project in Chile for Energía Cerro El Morado S.A

40MWp solar park further establishes Solarcentury’s presence in Latin American solar market Energía Cerro El Morado S.A. selected Solarcentury to design and build the ‘Doña Carmen’ solar project in La Ligua, the Valparaiso region of central Chile. The sizeable 40MWp system will produce enough energy to power the equivalent of 21,600 homes[1] and will offset […]

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Solarcentury’s time lapse of largest project in Latin America

Solarcentury has released a time lapse video of our largest completed project to date in Latin America. Enrique de Ramon, Managing Director of Solarcentury Latin America, explains that: “In 2016, Energía Cerro El Morado S.A. selected Solarcentury to design and build the ‘Doña Carmen’ solar project. It’s in La Ligua, in the Valparaiso region of […]

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Solarcentury is embarking on “the most exciting stage of its near twenty-year history.”

As Solarcentury approaches its twentieth anniversary in 2018, we are embarking on the most exciting phase of the company’s history.

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Solarcentury welcomes STA’s Great British Solar Manifesto

Solarcentury has welcomed the release of the Solar Trade Association’s (STA) Great British Solar Manifesto

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Day in the Life: Enrique de Ramon – Managing Director of Solarcentury in Latin America

In the fourth of our “Nice to meet you” series featuring Solarcentury people, Enrique de Ramon reflects on his first month as Managing Director of Solarcentury in Latin America. Q:  How long have you worked in the solar sector and what attracted you to the industry in the first place? I’ve worked in solar for ten […]

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