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Sweden’s Svea Solar acquires Solarcentury’s residential solar business

Acquisition expands Svea’s European operations into the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany 31 March 2020: Svea Solar, the leading installer of residential solar systems in Sweden, today announces that it has acquired the residential solar business of Solarcentury, the global integrated solar power company, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition, which adds the Netherlands, Belgium and […]

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Local information days for Elwy Solar Energy Farm postponed

10 March 2020: Solarcentury has decided this morning to postpone its Local Information Days at Bodelwyddan Community Centre and at St. Asaph Cricket Club this week due to concerns regarding Coronavirus. The information sessions were organised by Solarcentury to share plans about their proposed solar energy farm near St. Asaph – Elwy Solar Energy Farm. […]

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Day in the life of Lucia Casalduero, Office Manager & Assistant Project Manager

Lucia is the Office Manager and Assistant PM in our Valencia office. Her role involves a lot of multi-tasking, working with all teams, and thinking on her feet. Read all about her role… How and when did you end up in Solarcentury? There comes a crucial moment in life when you have to make a […]

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Solarcentury wins for “Clean Growth” in the inaugural UK-Spain Business Awards

The British Embassy in Spain and the Department for International Trade (DIT) have awarded Solarcentury in the “Clean Growth” category at the inaugural UK-Spain Business Awards. The initiative is a collaboration between the British Chamber of Commerce in Spain and the Bank of Santander in celebration of the commercial relationship between the UK and Spain. […]

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Solarcentury plans return to UK development with 62MW solar farm in Wales

19 February 2020: Solarcentury, the global integrated solar power company, today announces that it has been evaluating land to the north east of St. Asaph, Wales, for the development of a new solar farm – Elwy Solar Energy Farm. The development will be Solarcentury’s first new project in the UK since 2016, underlining the evolution […]

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Day in the life of Peter Allen, Asset Manager

With a background in Accounting and Finance, Peter joined Solarcentury as our first Asset Manager. He works on our international projects and tells us all about his experience and role here… What is your background, and how did you end up at Solarcentury? I’ve worked in energy since the start of my career, always in […]

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Solarcentury begins construction on 300MW Talayuela Solar project

Solarcentury, together with solar and wind operator Encavis AG, has today formally begun construction on its EURO 225m, 300MW Talayuela Solar Project in Cáceres, Extremadura; one of the largest and most powerful subsidy-free solar developments in Spain to date.

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Solarcentury secures new €54.8m banking facility to build 500MW solar projects in Spain

London, 7 January 2020: Solarcentury, the global integrated solar power company with operations across Europe, Latin America and Africa, today announces that it has secured a new €54.8 million banking facility with NatWest and HSBC UK, which will be used to facilitate the construction of two utility-scale solar plants in Spain, with a combined generating […]

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How to build the biggest solar farm in the Netherlands?

On a sunny morning in November, we arrive at the Vlagtwedde solar farm construction site to meet Thijs Martens, who is the project manager of what will become the largest solar farm in the Netherlands. His passion is clear when he talks about building solar farms – he is a real expert in the development […]

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