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Solarcentury sells majority stake in 200MW development in Seville, Spain

Solarcentury, the global integrated solar power company, today announces that it has sold a majority stake in four large-scale solar parks in Alcalá de Guadaira in the Spanish region of Seville, amounting to a significant 200 MWp of solar power.

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Making an impact in Eritrea

Theo Guerre-Canon is the local project manager for Solarcentury’s Eritrea project. He tells us about the high hopes he has for social and economic change in the area.

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Solarcentury brings solar power to 40,000 Eritreans

Solarcentury is pleased to announce the completion and commissioning of two solar-hybrid mini grids, bringing power to the rural communities of Areza and Maidma in Eritrea.

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Solarcentury enters French solar market with major auction wins

Solarcentury enters French solar market with major auction wins Monday 18 March, 2019. Lyon, France: Solarcentury, the global integrated solar power company with operations across Europe, Latin America and Africa, has won 57 megawatts (MW) of solar power capacity in the latest solar auction in France, marking the launch of its first ever development projects […]

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Solarcentury creates over 100 new jobs in Talayuela, Spain

Solarcentury will create 100 new engineering and construction jobs in the Extremadura region of Talayuela in Spain to build new solar farm.

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Galleria Mall switches to solar

Solarcentury collaborates with Galleria Mall Nairobi, Kenya, to install a 562kWp solar system.

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The 1st April 2019 signifies the end of the feed-in tariff

But what does the government mean by this and what are the implications for customers interested in solar? What is the feed-in tariff? The feed-in tariff (FIT) is a policy that was designed to accelerate the uptake of small-scale renewable energy generation technologies. It’s worth up to £6,000 tax-free* for residential solar PV system installations […]

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Solarcentury boosts UK solar development team with appointment of Chris Banks

Tuesday 22nd January 2019, London: Solarcentury, the British solar power company, has appointed Chris Banks as UK Project Development Lead. With 13 years experience in renewable energy development, Chris joins from Renewable Energy Systems (RES). He will be leading a team dedicated to the development of subsidy free solar parks, working together with landowners, farmers […]

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IKEA Germany launches home solar with Solarcentury, following successful soft launch

Solarcentury’s partnership with IKEA Germany will kick off today with the sale of SOLSTRÅLE solar systems from IKEA stores across the country. The solar systems will be available to buy online and in German IKEA stores for as little as 4,730 Euros. Dennis de Jong, Managing Director of Residential for Solarcentury said “the national launch […]

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Liam Hicks: ‘My taste of fame with the BBC’

Solarcentury’s Senior Field Service Engineer, Liam Hicks, talks about his day of filming a solar education video for BBC Bitesize and winning a staff award for his efforts. The BBC approached Solarcentury looking for a solar engineer to interview for an educational video and I was really pleased to be able to do this. It’s […]

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