With 13 years of industry experience, Conergy knows the ins and outs of the solar industry. Such comprehensive expertise is rare. Over the years we have supplied, constructed and managed thousands of solar installations across the world. From our roots in Germany we are now present in all major markets across the world. We entered the UK market in 2010 and opened our offices in Milton Keynes in February 2011.
We offer a full range of MCS approved Conergy modules, mounting systems and complementary inverters. We can provide design support, installation advice and training and WE ARE happy to support you with the best level of service YOU need IN THIS fast-growing market.
The STA is the leading voice for the solar industry in the UK, and the only trade body representing both solar thermal and PV. We have over 350 members and over 30 years’ experience of representing their interests.
The need for a trade body which matches expert policy analysis with strong representation has never been clearer. If you are a member of the solar sector then you need to be a member of the STA, so that you can have your say on the way forward for the industry.
Installer is the leading media brand for the heating, plumbing and microgeneration sectors. Installer delivers industry news, products and insight through magazines - Installer & ECOInstaller; the website http://www.installeronline.co.uk; social media - Twitter, facebook and LinkedIn; and educational seminars - InstallerCONNECT.
Regen SW is a leading centre of sustainable energy expertise and pioneering project delivery.
Our mission is to enable business, local authorities, community groups, and other organisations to deliver ground-breaking renewable energy and energy efficiency projects with thriving local supply chains.
Renewable Energy Installer is the market leading publication and website for the micro-generation installer. Our editorial content gives unrivalled coverage of the news, issues, products and business strategies that matter, and our circulation covering all businesses registered with MCS, provides the most effective marketing channel to build a brand and inform customers about new products and initiatives.
Since 2001, NPD Solarbuzz has illuminated the solar industry with its popular news website as well as its comprehensive industry research reports. Written by analysts with significant industry expertise, our research and analysis empowers business leaders around the globe to make more informed business decisions. Our research is used by large global solar clients to up-and-coming technology startups to top investment banks.
NPD Solarbuzz was acquired by the NPD Group, the world’s leading global provider of retail market research, in March 2010. NPD Solarbuzz operates in partnership with NPD DisplaySearch focused on flat panel display research. These partnerships allow us to provide a true-end-to-end view of the industry supply chain while delivering more accurate reporting and forecasting.
YouGen is an independent, consumer-led website for people who want to install renewable energy and make their home or business more energy efficient. It is rich in practical information, and helps visitors to work out what measures are right (or wrong) for their property, and to find trustworthy professionals to install them. With YouGen membership, renewable energy companies build their reputation, display their customer testimonials on an independent website, and get warm leads from people who are ready to buy.
The Micropower Council represents companies and organisations active in the microgeneration sector and campaigns on behalf of its members for a genuine mass market for small scale, low and zero carbon electricity and heat generating technologies. Micropower Council members include manufacturers and installers of microgeneration technologies as well as energy suppliers and other trade associations active in the sector.
The National Solar Centre (NSC) will be a solar centre of excellence providing a technical, trusted and independent voice for industry and related parties by providing industry led research, analysis, testing and training. It will represent all companies in the solar PV supply chain and provide evidence based accurate information for related organisations. Beneficiaries will include solar companies throughout the supply chain as well as the government departments, network operators, utilities, insurance companies, investors, landowners/agents, the construction industry, local authorities, airport authorities and all potential customers.
Solar Power Portal is the leading renewable energy resource for all UK solar power and feed-in tariff information. Solar power is one of the few renewable energy generating technologies that can help the UK reach its EU binding targets in urban centres. Solar Power Portal is published by Solar Media, organisers of Solar Power UK and Solar Power UK Roadshows.
Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS) is an internationally recognisable quality assurance scheme, supported by the Department of Energy and Climate Change. MCS itself is an EN 45011 Scheme and was launched in 2008. MCS certifies microgeneration products used to produce electricity and heat from renewable sources. MCS also certifies installation companies to ensure the microgeneration products have been installed and commissioned to the highest standard for the consumer. MCS covers electricity generating technologies with a capacity of up to 50kW, and heat generating technologies with a capacity of up to 45kW. MCS is also an eligibility requirement for the Government's financial incentives, which include the Feed-in Tariff and the Renewable Heat Incentive.
The Yorkshire and Humber Microgeneration Partnership (YHMP) was established in 2009 - a regional collaboration between installers, manufacturers, training providers, community groups advocates for renewable energy. The Partnership was the first of its kind in the UK, with over 170 members at its peak. The Partnership aims are:
· to promote the installation of microgeneration technologies in Yorkshire and the Humber,
· to ensure high customer care and installation standards,
· to represent the views of Yorkshire and Humber Microgeneration sector at a local, regional and national level as appropriate.