In the latest of our “nice to meet you” series featuring Solarcentury people, Bernice Awodele discusses working as an Office Manager at Solarcentury HQ. Describe your job in a couple of sentences. As an office manager at Solarcentury, my job is completely different every single day. I deal with travel, phone calls, enquiries, admin support […]
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 […]
This year marks Solarcentury’s 20th anniversary. To celebrate the milestone, we chat to founder Jeremy Leggett. Solarcentury turns 20 this month. As the company founder, how does that make you feel? Proud, grateful, and lucky. It is an absolute rarity for a solar company to still be alive, let alone relatively healthy, after 20 years […]
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 […]
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 […]
In the latest of our “nice to meet you” series, Andrew Crossland talks about his exciting role as an Energy Storage Specialist at Solarcentury. Describe your job in a couple of sentences. I am the middle man between engineering, sales, finance, marketing, operations and commissioning. My role is to support all of the Solarcentury business […]
In 2017, Britain entered a distinctive new phase in the journey to decarbonised energy. It saw almost a month of coal-free electricity, carbon emissions briefly falling below the UK’s 2030 carbon target and solar power hitting record levels. Beyond the headlines, two very ordinary looking British homes were enjoying their first full year using battery […]
How the UK Government’s recent announcement confirms a tipping point in the viability of energy storage. Contributed by Dr. Andrew Crossland Last week 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 tariffs […]
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.
As Solarcentury approaches its twentieth anniversary in 2018, we are embarking on the most exciting phase of the company’s history.