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Susanne von Aichberger, Josefin Berg, Ash Sharma | July 24, 2015
On Wednesday 22 July 2015, the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) launched consultations on planned restrictions of subsidies under the Renewable Obligations (RO) scheme for PV projects of up to 5 MW and on changes to the FiT scheme. The consultation will end on 2 September 2015.
Josefin Berg | July 21, 2015
On 21 July 2015, private equity firm KKR announced it was acquiring 80% of solar developer Gestamp Asetym Solar S.L. (Gestamp Solar) from Gestamp Renewables. The transaction values Gestamp Solar at $1 billion. Through the partnership, KKR and Gestamp plan to pursue up to 2.5 GW of PV projects over the coming five years.

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  • Vicky Yussuff | June 25, 2015
    This is the second edition of the IHS study based on a survey of consumers on the subject of wireless charging. This report is supported by extensive knowledge and projections from the annual IHS analysis of the supplier side of the wireless power market.
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    Sam Wilkinson | June 23, 2015
    IHS is now producing a second edition of its highly acclaimed ‘The Future of Grid-Connected Energy Storage’ market report. The report will contain detailed analysis of the market potential for the deployment of grid-connected energy storage; as well as the functions, drivers,
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  • Jacob Pereira | June 23, 2015
    The 2015 Smart Electricity Meters Market Share Report displays the IHS estimates for vendor shares across a variety of categories. Splits for Total meters, basic meters, communicating meters, communications modules, C&I meters, and residential meters, are shown for each of the four major geographical regions covered by IHS.
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  • Sam Wilkinson, Ash Sharma, Frank Xie, Cormac Gilligan | July 06, 2015
    The PV Inverter Market Tracker – Premium includes a minimum of three forecast updates per year and a major annual update each June. On occasion, the premium report will also include unscheduled...
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  • Lauren Cook | July 01, 2015
    The Solar Deal Tracker –UK offers comprehensive database coverage of downstream project activity in key end-markets in the UK. This frequently updated database provides detailed information for both completed and planned projects. Clients can monitor projects by installer, project developer, market segment, city, installation type, and other important criteria—in a simple online dashboard format. The completion status of all pipeline projects are tracked across various stages, from pre-planning to application approval, to projects currently being installed. This allows projects currently at ‘shovel-ready’ status to be monitored in real time.
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  • Fizza Arshad | June 26, 2015
    The Smart Utilities Infrastructure team attended the AWWA ACE 2015 conference where vendors focused their products on conservation in light of the new California legislation. Our team gathered a lot of great insights as to what vendors are thinking and how the mandate is being perceived by vendors and water utilities alike.
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  • Michael Markides | March 12, 2015
    This brief covers the Water Utility management Conference. This is the first time for IHS to attend the Water Utility Management Conference, which was held in February of this year in Austin, Texas. The conference attendance was about 750 people, with over half being water utility managers from across
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  • Michael Markides | February 20, 2015
    This is a conference brief covering the 2015 Distributech show held in February in San Diego. The Smart Utility team highlights the show and provides updates on key smart utility markets.
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  • Icon Senior Research Director, Power & Energy
    Ash Sharma is the Senior Research Director for the IHS PV Research Group overseeing the entire group’s activities in this field and leading a team of analysts based in the UK, US and China. Ash has been involved in research for more than 10 years and joined IHS in 2004, being an active commentator on the industry since then.
  • Icon Associate Director, Solar Supply Chain and Energy Storage
    Sam Wilkinson is a manager for the power & energy group at IHS, leading its research on the PV inverter, BOS and energy storage markets. Sam has also been responsible for researching the PV module and polysilicon supply chain, working closely with leading global suppliers to develop detailed analysis on these markets.

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