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Michael Markides | November 17, 2015
The following Research Note reviews European Utility Week 2015 – the largest annual utility technology conference in Europe. The conference is focused on emerging technologies in all utilities-technology markets. At this year’s event there was a particular focus on IoT and how it will potentially influence potential influence on future utility technology adoption.
Josefin Berg, Camron Barati | November 05, 2015
On 29 October 2015, First Solar announced it had struck a deal with Strata Solar to supply 400 MW of thin film PV modules, with delivery expected from 2017 into 2018 for projects in the Southeastern United States. The deal showcases confidence in the United States utility-scale solar market after the impending cut to the Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and the importance of emerging state markets for companies seeking to grow their business beyond 2016.

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Reports View All (52)

  • Jessica Jin, Sam Wilkinson, Wade Shafer, Ash Sharma | November 24, 2015
    IHS solar analysts produce short reports addressing the impact of new market developments, hot topics, and major announcements. These market briefs are produced throughout the year and are included in IHS Solar Intelligence Services.
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  • Claudia Portugal | November 19, 2015
    The Heat Meters 2015 report is a global study examining the market for heat measurement solutions. This report presents an analysis of the evolution of the heat measurement solutions market and the major trends. IHS has revised the forecast for the European and Asian markets for heat meters and heat cost allocators according to the current situation.
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  • Sam Wilkinson | November 13, 2015
    IHS has produced a second edition of its highly acclaimed ‘The Future of Grid-Connected Energy Storage’ market report. The report contains detailed analysis of the market potential for the deployment of grid-connected energy storage; as well as the functions, drivers, technologies and suppliers that will shape the market’s growth.
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  • Ash Sharma, Josefin Berg | November 23, 2015
    In this quarterly service, IHS examines the high-growth potential of PV deployment in markets that have yet to emerge, explores business models and assesses market attractiveness. The analysis combines capabilities...
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  • ​Christine Beadle | November 03, 2015
    The Solar Deal Tracker offers comprehensive database coverage of downstream project activity in key end-markets globally.
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  • Ash Sharma, Lauren Cook | September 30, 2015
    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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  • Sam Wilkinson | November 20, 2015
    This short presentation was given by Sam Wilkinson to the All Party Parliamentary Group for Energy Storage at Portcullis House, London. It is intended to provide a quick high level summary of the current status of the global energy storage market.
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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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  • 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 research manager for the solar and energy storage research group at IHS Technology.

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