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Sam Wilkinson, Frank Xie, Ash Sharma, Josefin Berg, Jessica Jin, Isabella Ni, Edurne Zoco | October 14, 2016
The Chinese Government is expected to approve changes to its national solar feed-in tariff (FiT) which have the potential to dramatically reshape the near-term outlook for the market. Given the significance of China to both global and supply demand, the final outcome of this policy will have significant impacts on the entire industry.
Marianne Boust | October 12, 2016
IHS Markit Technology analysts attended Energy Storage North America in San Diego on 4-6 October. With the US energy storage market predicted to add nearly 500 MW in 2016, double the size of 2015, suppliers and project developers were righteously upbeat about 2017 prospects. Below are some key takeaways from the show.

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  • Isabella Ni | October 26, 2016
    With a mixture of incentives promoting the installation of batteries in homes in Japan and a wealth of domestic and international suppliers poised to serve this opportunity, interest in the sector is growing. This short topical report provides analysis and forecasts for Japan’s residential energy storage market.
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  • Sam Wilkinson, Frank Xie, Jessica Jin | October 24, 2016
    The PV Market Trend Survey - China is produced monthly and relies upon real shipment and installation data collected from suppliers and installers in the world’s largest PV market, in order to provide customers with a regularly updated and accurate check on its short- and medium-term development.
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  • Cormac Gilligan, Camron Barati | October 21, 2016
    This is the eight edition of IHS’ highly regarded report on microinverters & power optimizers. It was researched over 6 months and provides the only detailed and reliable assessment of the global market. The report has been compiled using IHS’ extensive knowledge and experience in the PV and power electronics industries.
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  • Edurne Zoco, Jessica Jin, Holly Hu, Karl Melkonyan | October 18, 2016
    Comprising a highly detailed database of the PV module supply chain (from polysilicon through to finished modules), this market tracker provides the first definitive reference point for the solar supply chain. It provides extensive coverage of individual PV module suppliers globally, as well as tracking local module manufacturing.
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  • Susanne von Aichberger | October 13, 2016
    The IHS PV Demand Market Tracker provides forecasts and analysis for installed PV capacity in almost 50 countries. The tracker is updated at least quarterly to provide the most up-to-date projections for each market...
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  • Jessica Jin, Edurne Zoco, Karl Melkonyan, Holly Hu | October 11, 2016
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  • The Perfect Storm: The Next Solar Industry Shakeout?
    Edurne Zoco | October 13, 2016
    This webinar was hosted by IHS analysts on 11th and 13th October 2016 and discusses the causes and impacts of the oversupply situation that currently exists in the PV module supply chain, and how pricing, capacity, production and demand are likely to respond in the coming quarters.
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  • Sam Wilkinson | October 07, 2016
    The presentation was given by Sam Wilkinson at Clean Energy Live 2016 in Birmingham, UK on 6th October 2016. It addresses the current landscape and outlook for large-scale battery energy storage in Europe.
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  • Energy Storage Market Outlook and New Business Models
    Marianne Boust | September 21, 2016
    This presentation explores current energy storage market trends globally as well as highlighting some emerging business models enabled by energy storage breakthrough. It also presents IHS Markit's recent review on the outlook for energy storage installations in key regions of the world between 2016 and 2020. The presentation was delivered by Marianne Boust.
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  • Icon Senior Director, Power & Industrial Technology
    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.
  • Icon Senior Research Manager, Solar and Energy Storage
    Sam Wilkinson is a Senior Research Manager for the Solar and Energy Storage Research group at IHS Markit.

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