Construction begins on Netherlands’ largest ever solar farm

Solarcentury and Encavis announce development of 44MW solar farm as first partnership deal. Solarcentury is partnering with German solar and wind energy operator, Encavis AG, to develop the largest ever solar farm in the Netherlands. Construction on the 44MW Nyrstar solar farm based near the city of Eindhoven in North Brabant, will start next Monday […]

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Solarcentury celebrates 20th anniversary

Britain’s fastest growing solar company, Solarcentury, has just turned 20, and continues to thrive thanks to its major global expansion. Solarcentury is celebrating its 20th anniversary as one of the world’s most respected solar companies. Founded by former oil geologist Jeremy Leggett in 1998, it has grown into a major global player in the renewable energy […]

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Solarcentury sponsors leading Latin American Energyear conference

Solarcentury is set to sponsor this year’s Energyear conference in Medellin, Colombia. Solarcentury is a key sponsor at this year’s Energyear conference in Medellin, Colombia. The two-day conference on 16th and 17th May, is a leading event to promote high level networking in the energy sector in Latin America. Notable scheduled speakers include Carlos Barrera, […]

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Solarcentury partners with Nissan to provide new solar energy solution

Solarcentury today announces a new partnership with Nissan to supply home integrated solar energy solutions. Solarcentury is pleased to announce a new partnership with car manufacturer Nissan, to provide a specialised home solar energy solution for Nissan customers. The Nissan Energy Solar service is a collaborative effort between the two companies, with Solarcentury providing a […]

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Solarcentury wins auction to supply Mayor of London’s solar group purchase scheme

Solarcentury is selected as the official solar provider of group purchase scheme by iChoosr. Solarcentury has been selected as the sole winning supplier for a solar group purchase scheme on behalf of the Mayor of London. The Solar Together London initiative, run by iChoosr, makes solar panels more affordable for customers by offering the opportunity […]

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Solarcentury and CrossBoundary to build East Africa’s first tracking hybrid solar plant

Solarcentury to build East Africa’s first tracking hybrid solar plant as part of Unilever’s renewable energy initiative. Solarcentury East Africa has been contracted by CrossBoundary Energy to build a 600kWp solar power plant on a Unilever tea farm in Kenya. The project is a first under the Solarcentury-CrossBoundary Energy partnership entered last year to boost […]

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Solarcentury develops new 300 MWp solar farm in Spain

Solarcentury Iberia is proud to announce the development of Talayuela Solar, a new 300 MWp solar farm in Extremadura, Spain. The project will benefit from one of the country’s best solar yields. Some 2,000 units of electricity will be generated every year for every kWp installed – enough to power 150,000 households, more than 10 […]

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Solarcentury awards nearly £200,000 to community groups

Solarcentury’s Community Fund has awarded nearly £200,000 to Parish Councils and community groups near our 2016/17 solar farm developments. The payments to community projects in Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, Hampshire, Norfolk, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire follow an application process administered for Solarcentury by Grantscape. From the outset, Parish Councils and other key local groups were encouraged to apply […]

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Solarcentury announces major partnership agreement with Germany’s Capital Stage

Solarcentury is joining forces with major continental investor Capital Stage AG in a move that will accelerate Solarcentury’s continued expansion overseas. Under the terms of the jointly owned framework vehicle announced today, the initial focus will be on developing, acquiring and operating over 1GWp of major solar assets in the UK, Netherlands, France, Spain and […]

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Solarcentury to build the largest commercial and industrial solar project in Africa

Solarcentury has been contracted to build a 2.35MWp solar project in Nigeria, by Alfen BV for the end client Tulip Cocoa Processing Ltd (TCP) – part of the Ecom/Theobroma Group. Securing this contract is testament to the skills and expertise of our global operations and the local teams; it builds on the success of our […]

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