Solar generation forms a key component of the renewables generation mix in this section you will find a collection of conference presentations, white papers articles commentary covering solar generation from business models to integration issues.

Smart Technology; Changes and the Consumer

Thu 08 Nov 2012
The traditional structure of the customer domain reduces the end-user to a passive consumer of energy. In the foreseeable future, the smart grid will bring about two key changes in the consumer’s role within the energy sector: local microgeneration and electricity storage.

Puerto Rico’s Wind of Change

Wed 31 Oct 2012
Puerto Rico moves closer to its renewable energy targets as it begins to harness its available renewable energy sources.

Germany’s Energy Transformation Relies on Sluggish Grid Action Plan

Thu 25 Oct 2012
Germany’s ambitious energy transformation has the world’s attention but role-players will need to put plans in to action in order to meet fast-approaching energy targets. EU Energy Commissioner Guenther Oettinger recommends that Germany follows Spain’s example and forms one power network operator.