Our Exhibition Partners at Solar Ireland 2020
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Business Solutions magazine has established itself as a valuable source of news and information for senior management within business in Ireland. Over 6,000 key decision makers within both the public and private sector rely on Business Solutions to provide them with the latest trends and technologies, outsourcing options, design & build, managed services and data centre or large computer room management. Business Solutions informs IT Directors, MD’s and CEO’s up to date with all the important changes, challenges and developments within cloud computing, managed services and data centre’s within Ireland.
Business Solutions magazine is an editorially independent publication written by an editorial team with years of experience in this sector. The publication is written by acknowledged experts in their fields and provides IT Directors, MD’s & CEO’s with an insight into the latest technologies and services available within:
- Cloud Computing
- Managed Services
- Data Centre’s (Colocation)
- Small 2 Medium Server Rooms
For further details please visit: www.businesssolutionshub.com
ElectroRoute, is an energy trading and trading services company, established in 2011. Our mission is to bring our pioneering spirit and precision analysis to liberalise the energy markets in Ireland, Great Britain, Continental Europe and Japan.
ElectroRoute is the leading trading service company in Ireland, providing trading services to over 1.2GW of generation assets. Headquartered in Dublin, our wide ranging business activities are supported by a highly motivated and experienced team of over 70 professionals.
In 2016, we became part of the Mitsubishi Corporation family, who have brought with them a wealth of innovation and global energy experience which has enabled us to enhance and grow our client base and service offerings.
ENGIE Fabricom specializes in the installation of large scale photovoltaic systems.
Considering that maintenance and compliance with the guarantee clauses concerning photovoltaic energy systems are essential, it is very important to board a stable and reliable partner. After all, your installation is intended to supply at least 20 years of sustainable electricity. Since 1992 we prove every day that we are worthy of the trust of our customers.
Environment & Energy Management is Ireland’s leading publication dedicated to every aspect of environmental management and energy efficiency at industrial, commercial and municipal levels. For over 11 years Environment & Energy Management has provided it’s growing readership (now 12,000) with analysis and insight into the latest technologies and services available within Ireland, while our editorial team focus heavily on investment, business profiles and the future of the energy sector in this country.
As a publication written by acknowledged experts in their fields, Environment & Energy Management is disseminated to a controlled and targeted readership of over 12,000 key decision makers in Central & Local Government, the Professional/Services Sector (including Environmental Consultants, Engineers, Laboratories, all Third Level and other training/research Organisations, the Legal Profession and Agencies specialising in environmental protection and energy efficiency) – and, with particular attention to Small & Medium Enterprises, all sectors of Irish industry as follows: Food & Beverage; Pharmaceutical; Chemical; Medical; Electronics; Plastics; Packaging; Motor & Transport; Finance & Insurance; Textiles; Agriculture and Tourism. For further details visit: www.eandemanagement.com
Erova Energy was established in 2015 and quickly became one of the leading short-term power traders in Europe, operating across the UK, Ireland, Germany, France and the Netherlands. An investment from the A-rated Japanese conglomerate, Mitsui & Co, followed in 2018. Having created a bespoke trading platform with 24/7/365 operation capabilities and trading across the full energy spectrum. Erova is able to provide generators with a range of trading services, from traditional PPAs through to flexible route-to-market trading arrangements. For any independent generator or supplier, Erova’s virtual trading desk removes the risk, complexity and collateral required to directly access the market.
Failte Solar is a one-stop shopping experience for all your solar products. Our online portal is one of the largest and fastest-growing online wholesale stores covering ALL SPECTRUMS of Renewable AND EFFICIENT Energy and off-grid living. We have everything you need to make 'Ireland Greener' to reduce carbon footprint and to save money. Failte Solar is your reliable, renewable energy partner-providing you with control and empowering you to be self-reliant without limits.
For further information about Failte Solar kindly visit www.failtesolar.com
Galetech Energy Services is an Irish multi-disciplinary renewable energy consultancy and services provider. We provide development support, technical advisory, project management & engineering services from project feasibility through to construction and operation.
We combine the expertise of some of the industry’s leading experts in renewable energy. The company’s principals have a combined experience of more than 60 years in international renewable energy markets. The Galetech team draws upon this wealth of experience and resource required to successfully develop and execute wind energy projects.
GOLDBECK SOLAR is an international company specialising in the turnkey construction of industrial, commercial and large-scale photovoltaic systems. The range of services covers the entire value chain from project development, construction, operation and maintenance of the plant to selective project financing and the sale of Energy as a Service (EaaS).
GOLDBECK SOLAR is characterised by international experience and financial strength in sustainable, viable projects. The team of a group of specialist engineers focuses on realising the best technical and economic solutions for our customers.
The family business, founded in 2001 by the entrepreneur Joachim Goldbeck, has managed to grow steadily and steadily. In 2019, it reached the order volume of 1 GW with projects in 15 countries and established itself in the mega sector with projects from 100 MW upwards.
2019 was a year of records for the company: the largest project in Central Asia went on line with an installed capacity of 100 MW. In addition, a 50 MWp project in Akady in Kazakhstan, the largest photovoltaic project in the Netherlands near Midden Gronigen with an installed capacity of 103 MW and the largest roof-mounted system in Poland with 7 MW installed capacity were also added to the list. With the Creacombe project with 7 MW installed capacity, Goldbeck Solar returned to the UK market.
Despite the corona crisis, the year 2020 also began positively from a company perspective. Climate change continues to progress, but companies, investors and politicians are now taking clear measures to counteract it. Goldbeck Solar was able to conclude numerous contracts in Germany and the Netherlands for the construction of large-scale projects on open land, thus further shaping the switch to renewable energies. New projects were also initiated in England, Chile and Mexico and the markt entry in Ireland. The results confirm the good reputation of this down-to-earth company, which is moving steadily and solidly into the future.
H&MV Engineering has proudly grown to become one of the leading specialists in the delivery of High Voltage Turnkey projects, with offices in Ireland, the UK, & Europe. Current assignments include projects in the Renewable, Utility, Data Centre & Manufacturing sectors. With a dedicated focus on safety, the company encourages a zero accidents culture through a committed health & safety team & network of professionals.
Our design engineering hub is comprised of ex DNO/TSO trained & experienced staff with an inherent knowledge of necessary technical specifications.
H&MV’s 24/7 Asset Management Team of experienced service & commissioning engineers are on-call & based throughout the country.
Huawei, a leading global ICT and network energy solutions provider, serves more than one-third of the world’s population. We have nearly 194,000 employees, and we operate in more than 170 countries and regions, serving more than three billion people around the world. Nearly half of our employees are engaged in some form of R&D and in 2018 Huawei invested over US$15 billion in 2018. In the next five years, we plan to invest US$100 billion, continuing to innovate based on customer needs and being committed to enhancing customer experience and delivering maximum value.
With an established presence in solar markets worldwide, Huawei provides new generation string inverters with smart management technology to create a fully digitalized Smart PV Solution – FusionSolar®. FusionSolar® is smart, safe and reliable whilst consistently delivering high yields and ROI, making Huawei the preferred choice for investors and developers worldwide. Huawei has been ranked as No.1 in the world for global inverter shipments from 2015 to 2018.
Irish Solar Energy Association
ISEA was established in 2013 to advance a policy and regulatory landscape promoting solar as a leading renewable energy technology that will decarbonise Ireland’s electricity system, and contribute to a successful and strong clean economy.
As the leading voice for the Irish solar industry, ISEA works closely with Government departments and other significant state agencies to advance the solar agenda on behalf of our members.
As members of Solar Power Europe, ISEA drives the Irish solar agenda at the highest levels in Brussels from the Commission to the various Directorate Generals.
ISEA champions the fight against climate change and will lead the way towards Ireland meetings its 2030 renewable energy targets.
ISEA Mission Statement
ISEA is committed to delivering 5GW of solar between now and 2030. We will lead the way in driving the energy transition by working with stakeholders and Government to decarbonise the electricity system. We will champion the solar industry, on behalf of our members, to policymakers and the public to highlight the benefits that solar brings.
Founded in May 2005, JA Solar is a leading global manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products. With a business scope cover ingot, wafers, cells, modules and photovoltaic power stations，the company has 12 manufacturing bases, more than 20 branches and its products are sold to more than 33,000 users from over 100 countries and districts.
JA Solar’s products are widely used in ground-mounted photovoltaic power stations, and in industrial, commercial and residential distributed photovoltaic systems. As of end of 2018, the cumulative shipment of JA Solar has exceeded 35 GW. On the strength of its continuous technological innovation, sound financial condition, well-established global sales and customer service network, JA Solar has been highly recognized by authoritative associations in the industry as a leading global manufacturer of high-performance PV products. For several consecutive years, the company has been listed on the Fortune China 500 list and the World TOP 500 Energy Companies. JA Solar was awarded by EUPD, a leading sustainability research firm in Europe, with the “Top Brand PV Seal” for Europe market over the last 5 consecutive years, as well as for specific countries incl. Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom and Austria.
In February 2007, JA solar was listed on NASDAQ stock exchange. In July 2018, it was privatized and delisted from the US stock market. JA Solar Technology Co., Ltd (SZE: 002459) listed its common stock on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange, Shenzhen, China, and trading had commenced in December, 2019.
JinkoSolar (NYSE: JKS) is one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world. JinkoSolar distributes it solar products and sells its solutions and services to a diversified international utility, commercial, and residential customer base in China, the United States, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, Chile, South Africa, India, Mexico, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, Italy, Spain, France, Belgium, and other countries and regions. JinkoSolar has built a vertically integrated solar product value chain, with an integrated annual capacity of 17.5 GW for silicon wafers, 10.6 GW for solar cells, and 16.0 GW for solar modules, as of March 31, 2020.
JinkoSolar has 7 production facilities globally, and 14 overseas subsidiaries in Japan, South Korea, Vietnam, India, Turkey, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, United States, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, and Australia, and global sales teams in China, United Kingdom, France, Spain, Bulgaria, Greece, Ukraine, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Tunisia, Morocco, Kenya, South Africa, Costa Rica, Colombia, Panama, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, Poland, and Argentina.
Lean Construction Ireland
Lean Construction Ireland (LCi) began the practice of promoting the application of Lean Thinking and Practices throughout the Irish construction industry in early 2014. Since then Lean Construction Ireland, not-for-profit association, has grown to now command over 900 members from across the Irish and European construction sector. Boasting a Board of Directors which is made up of some of Ireland’s largest Clients, Engineering & Construction firms – LCi continues to deliver a passionate philosophy of effectiveness, efficiency, productivity and profitability for the Irish construction sector through the adoption of Lean principles.
Recognised as the leading resource of Lean knowledge in Irish construction, Lean Construction Ireland shares this knowledge and experience through digital and traditional platforms. Becoming a Corporate Member of Lean Construction Ireland highlights the weight and value your organisation places on delivering efficient, productive, value for money projects – through the adoption of Lean thinking and practices. Our growing Corporate Membership find themselves with access to a number of unique Lean Initiatives & Resources, such as; Service Providers Directory, Lean Pass, International Webinars, Regional Events, National Conference and a knowledge base that is second to none – whether at the start of your Lean journey or far advanced.
Midsummer Ireland is a wholesale retailer of renewable systems and products in Ireland, UK and wider Europe. We're high-tech, service-oriented and the fastest-growing distributor of Solar PV, battery systems and EV.
With a background in installations, our team offer technical expertise in both Solar PV, batteries and EV charging. Our advanced design and ordering software combined with our competitive pricing means we are perfectly placed to support your needs.
At Omexom, we share the World Energy Council’s vision of being able to provide affordable energy to everyone worldwide. By 2050, there will be 10 billion people on earth – that’s 3 billion more than today. Most will live in developing countries where access to safe, secure, and sustainable energy is still a major concern.
We’re committed to delivering on the promise of energy transition. With today’s global energy sector undergoing constant change, we are focused on promoting access to energy equity.
We help energy producers, grid operators and territories fulfil their mission as they navigate the evolving energy landscape.
We work closely with more than 400 local authorities and Distribution System Operators (DSOs) across every sector of the electricity chain. We’re involved in establishing electricity distribution routes through overhead and underground lines, and substations to provide energy to rural and urban areas.
Our decentralized approach to system integration means that we always provide the most effective accessibility options for our customers. We remain totally independent when it comes to implementing these systems. We’re located in 32 countries, on five continents, covering every type of environment.
We have a wide range of expertise in the power, distribution, and transmission of electricity, which enables us to anticipate trends and guide our customers towards effective resolutions.
Q CELLS IS ONE OF THE WORLD’S LEADING SOLAR BRANDS. FROM MODULES TO ELECTRICITY SUPPLY, Q CELLS PROVIDES YOU EVERYTHING YOU NEED, ALL FROM ONE SOURCE.
Hanwha Q CELLS GmbH (Q CELLS) is the German subsidiary of Hanwha Solutions, one of the world's leading companies for clean energy solutions infused with solar DNA. Q CELLS is part of the Hanwha Group, a FORTUNE® Global 500 company and one of the seven largest companies in South Korea. In Germany and Europe, Q CELLS has locations in Thalheim (Saxony-Anhalt) and Berlin, as well as sales offices in Great Britain, France, Benelux, Italy, Spain and Poland, and employs more than 500 people.
Hanwha Q CELLS GmbH, with its renowned R&D centre for innovation, technology and quality in Germany forms the technological backbone of Q CELLS' global solar business. Around 200 highly qualified employees in research, development and quality management develop solar cells and modules, PV systems and energy solutions that are "Engineered in Germany".
Through these efforts, Q CELLS makes a decisive contribution to expanding the technological and quality leadership that sets us apart from the competition worldwide.
The locations in Germany also form the central hub for all sales activities of Q CELLS in Europe, one of the most important solar markets. In addition, the company designs and develops business models for the future from its German hub. In Germany and Europe, Q CELLS has evolved from a leading provider of solar solutions to a one-stop shop for clean energy solutions for municipalities, companies and private customers.
Today, the company offers a full range of clean energy products, from solar modules and PV systems to electrical storage solutions, power cloud solutions and clean energy contracts for private customers.
From its Berlin location, Q CELLS also manages the steadily growing Downstream Business Unit as one of the most experienced partners in the development, construction and financing of large solar power plants.
Investment Fund Management:
SECAD Partnership CLG (SECAD) is a Local Development Company (LDC) that was established in 1995. SECAD has 25 years of experience in administering funding on behalf of the Irish Government and the European Union and has earned the trust of these funding bodies in rolling out major National and European Development Programmes.
Community Benefit Fund Management:
Building on our experience of public fund management and working with communities to enable them to access investment funds, SECAD began administering Community Benefit Funds on behalf of semi state and corporate bodies in 2015, as a Grant Making Organisation (GMO). The growing list of clients include ESB, Coillte, NTR and RWE. To learn more please watch this short video. (video 1 CBF mgt)
Supporting Renewable Energy Producers:
SECAD has expanded its Community Benefit Fund management capability invested into on-line supports backed up by a team of experienced fund administrators and community engagement officers. This includes an open and transparent on-line application and project evaluation process, appropriate levels of due diligence, a review of other funds capable of adding value to the Community Benefit Fund support by project impact reports issued to our clients. To learn more please watch this short video. (video 3 supporting clients)
Supporting Communities to maximise the impact of Community Benefit Funds;
Over the past five years, SECAD has helped create positive relationships between renewable energy developers and communities, facilitating to date investment into 800 community-based projects across the Island of Ireland. To learn more please watch this short video. (video 2 range of impacts)
SECAD’s knowledge of local, national and EU Investment funding (and advising communities of these opportunities) has led to the development of large-scale legacy projects near Sustainable Energy Assets. This has been achieved by using Community Benefit Funds as matching finance for public funds and agreeing a multi-annual allocation towards the most impactful projects in each area. To date over 60 such projects have been developed in conjunction with community partners, social finance investors and public funding supports. To learn more please watch this short video. (Video 4 - Ballyfad project)
See more at https://www.secad.ie/community-benefit-funds/
Sungrow UK is a subsidiary of Sungrow. Since opening its Milton Keynes branch in 2014, the local team has realized significant traction in the United Kingdom with projects exceeding 600 MW of volume and tens of energy storage applications. Sungrow UK offers presales/applications engineering, sales and post-sales services.
Trina Solar Co., Ltd., founded in 1997, is a world-leading provider of smart integrated photovoltaic (PV) solutions. The Company’s business spans the research and development, production an d sale of PV modules, power plants and system products; PV power generation and operations and maintenance (O&M) services; the development and sale of smart microgrids and multi-energy systems; and energy cloud-platform operations. In 2018, Trina Solar pioneered the creation of an energy Interne t of Things (IoT) brand, joining forces with the most advanced companies an d research institutes in China and overseas to establish the Trina Solar Energy IoT Industry Development Alliance and the New Energy IoT Industry Innovation Centre, in addition to a New Energy IoT Research Innovation Platform . Through this energy IoT ecosystem, co-founded with multiple partners, the Company is committed to becoming the global leader in smart energy. On June 10, 2020, Trina Solar listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange Science and Technology Innovation Board (STAR Market), becoming its first PV company dealing in PV products, PV systems and smart energy. For more information, please visit the Company’s official website: www.trinasolar.com.