UKBiz.TV recently filmed presentations that took place at Ikea Milton Keynes to launch a partnership between them and Hanergy Holding Group Limited. The following is their press release:
Hanergy to launch thin film solar systems in IKEA stores
Hanergy to tap into the British civil solar market
Milton Keynes, UK, 9 September 2012 – Hanergy Holding Group Limited will provide IKEA stores in the UK with thin-film solar systems and a comprehensive homeowner service package that includes a full site survey, installation, fitting and a guarantee. As part of its partnership with IKEA UK, Hanergy will conduct three workshops at the IKEA Milton Keynes store this weekend.
“We believe in the growth potential of the British PV market. This is why Hanergy has decided to launch its small power generation systems in the UK. Our cooperation with IKEA was only a matter of time since we share the same principles of environmental protection and sustainable development” said Jason Chow, CEO of Hanergy Global Investment & Sales Pte. Ltd.
Hanergy rooftop units can help British households save up to 40% of their electricity bills. Eco-friendly home owners can actually make some money by selling back their unused electricity to the National Grid thanks to the feed-in-tariff (FiT) scheme.
Hanergy Holding Group, Ltd. (Hanergy) is China’s largest privately held energy enterprise encompassing hydroelectricity, wind electricity and solar electricity generation and other energy related services. Its headquarters is located in Beijing, China, with branch offices in several Chinese provinces, North America, Europe, and the Asian Pacific region. We are an organization of more than five thousand scientists, engineers, technicians, and management and professional support staff dedicated to providing clean energy to our customers through technology innovation and excellent service.
Hanergy has experienced amazing growth since its founding in 1994. As of summer, 2012, Hanergy has interests in a total installed capacity of 6,000 MW from its completed and in-progress hydroelectric projects and 131 MW from wind electricity projects. Hanergy is heavily investing in solar photovoltaics (PV) research and manufacturing facilities in seven Chinese provinces: Sichuan, Guangdong, Hainan, Zhejiang, Shandong, Heilongjiang and Jiangsu. It is anticipated that by the end of 2012, Hanergy’s total PV production capacity shall reach 3 GW, the largest silicon thin film PV producer in the world. Hanergy is actively involved in developing power plants worldwide. It has entered into various power plant construction agreements with authorities and project owners in China, U.S.A and Europe. The total capacity of these solar electric power plant agreements is in excess of 10 GW. Hanergy has become a fully integrated clean energy enterprise in the energy industry from technology research, facilities manufacturing, PV cell production to solar power utilization.