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12.09.2022 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Company, Press, EMEA, South Africa, Utility Scale 2

JUWI wins operational management for 85-megawatt solar park in South Africa

It is the largest third-party project to date for the company's O&M division in the EMEA region.

07.07.2022 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Wind, Company, Press

juwi and Windwärts become JUWI – for even more good energy

With a new logo and fresh wind, the newly formed project development and operations management company is forging ahead with the energy transition under the umbrella of MVV Energie AG. Climate-neutral power generation from JUWI contributes directly to the “Mannheim model”.

07.06.2022 / Company, Press, APAC, Utility Scale 2, Japan, Solar

Largest single project in the history of the joint venture: juwi Shizen Energy connects 54-megawatt solar park to the grid in Japan

The solar power plant is located on a former golf course about 100 kilometers north of Tokyo.

09.05.2022 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Wind, Company, Press

juwi Operations & Maintenance GmbH expands range of services to include maintenance for large-scale battery storage systems

Service offering for large-scale battery storage systems includes maintenance, repair and troubleshooting.

06.04.2022 / Press, Solar

juwi commissions largest bi-facial solar power plant of Europe

In the Greek city of Kozani, juwi made an important contribution to the transformation of energy production in south-east Europe by handing over a utility-scale solar power plant to the Greek energy supplier HELPE.

01.02.2022 / Solar, Company, Press, EMEA

juwi secures three bids in renewable energy tender in Italy

With the results of the seventh round of tenders for renewable energies in Italy published yesterday, juwi was able to secure the feed-in tariff for three solar parks with a total installed capacity of 12.2 megawatts.

06.01.2022 / Solar, Company, Press, Japan, Utility Scale 2

juwi Shizen Energy constructs free-field solar park on former ski area in Japan’s Nagano prefecture

2.9 megawatt solar power plant in Otaki Village generates climate-friendly electricity for 600 households.

05.11.2021 / Company, Press

Changes in the board of directors of the juwi group

Carsten Bovenschen new Chairman of the juwi Management Board / Christian Arnold takes over operational. business in Germany.

04.11.2021 / Solar, Operations & Maintenance, Press, Company

juwi ranks high among top international solar companies

Top ranking in new wiki solar list

22.09.2021 / Solar, Operations & Maintenance, APAC, Press

juwi Shizen Energy Operation Reaches 500 MW in Cumulative Total Power Generation Contracts


08.09.2021 / Wind, Company, Press

German premiere: first “Wind + Storage” innovation project to be implemented shortly

juwi is setting up the only “Wind + Storage” project of the nationwide innovation tender in Brandenburg.

02.08.2021 / Press, Company, Solar, APAC, Japan

Start of Construction for “Pacifico Energy Sanda Mega solar”

The 121 megawatts PV power plant will be constructed on a site of the former golf course in Sanda City, Hyogo Prefecture. Annual output is expected to be about 143 million-kilowatt hours.

30.07.2021 / Press, Solar, Off-Grid, Utility Scale 2, Hybrid, APAC

juwi to construct ground breaking solar hybrid project for TransAlta at BHP’s Nickel West Sites

The Australian subsidiary of German renewable energy specialist juwi AG, signed an agreement with Transalta to design, supply, build and integrate a solar battery hybrid power plant for BHP’s Nickel West mine. The hybrid power plant is expected to be operational in November next year, after which juwi will undertake the plant operation and maintenance.

01.07.2021 / Press, Japan, Solar

Announcement on the development and commercial operations of new solar power plant in Yamaguchi Prefecture

Third project completion with Tokyo Gas Group

10.05.2021 / Company, Press

Michael Class leaves juwi


04.05.2021 / Company, Solar, Press, EMEA, Utility Scale 2, Hybrid

juwi to construct world’s largest solar hybrid project at an off-grid mine for Centamin in Egypt

The 36MW solar farm and a 7.5 MW battery-energy storage system will tangibly reduce CO2 emissions of existing diesel power station.

15.04.2021 / Solar, Company, Off-Grid, APAC, Utility Scale 2, Commercial & Industrial, Hybrid, Press

juwi to construct 13.6MWp solar farm for APA at the Gruyere Gold Mine

The solar farm and a 4.4 MW battery-energy storage system will be integrated into the existing APA Gas-fired Power Station.

14.04.2021 / Company, Press, Utility Scale 2, EMEA

First module rows installed at Europe’s biggest bifacial solar park

In Northern Greece, the juwi group is building a 204 megawatt (MW) solar park for the Hellenic Petroleum Group.

07.04.2021 / Company, Solar, Japan, Press

juwi Shizen Energy Starts Construction of 100MW EPC Project “Azuma Kofuji Solar Power Plant” in Fukushima Prefecture


15.03.2021 / Press, Company, Hybrid, Commercial & Industrial, APAC, Utility Scale 2

juwi to construct solar park for Pacific Energy (KPS) at Iluka’s Jacinth Ambrosia Project

The project will integrate 3.4MW of solar generation into the existing 12 MW Diesel Power Station.

01.03.2021 / Company, Press

Zirk Botha completes WORLD RECORD 7200km solo transatlantic row from Cape Town to Rio

Rowing for the planet and sustainable development.

19.02.2021 / Solar, Company, Off-Grid, APAC, Hybrid, Utility Scale 2, Press

juwi to construct solar park for Jabiru in the Northern Territory

The project will integrate 3.9MW solar generation and a 3MW/5MWh battery, with 4.5MW diesel generation to balance sustainability with reliability.

20.01.2021 / Solar, Company, Press, Utility Scale 2, EMEA

Photovoltaic expansion outside Germany’s Renewable Energy Law, EEG: juwi hands over subsidy-free solar park to municipal utility

Solar park Metzdorf II (Brandenburg) supplies climate-friendly electricity to more than 2,500 green electricity customers of Stadtwerke Tübingen / economic operation without EEG payment.

16.12.2020 / Solar, Press, EMEA, South Africa, Utility Scale 2

Evander Mines Solar Photovoltaic Plant Update

Pan African has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction agreement with juwi South Africa to construct its 9.975MWac solar photovoltaic plant at Evander Mines.

01.12.2020 / Solar, Company, Press, EMEA, South Africa, Utility Scale 2

juwi group exceeds 3,000 megawatts of installed photovoltaic capacity

juwi brings the Waterloo solar park (South Africa) to the grid and thus completes construction of a 250MW solar portfolio.

18.11.2020 / Solar, Company, Press, EMEA

Start of construction for Europe's largest bifacial solar park

In northern Greece, the juwi group is building a 204 megawatt solar park for the Hellenic Petroleum Group.

12.11.2020 / Solar, Company, Press, EMEA, Utility Scale 2

“More electricity at lower costs from less land”

Interview on the selection of components for the biggest bifacial solar project in Europe.

19.10.2020 / Company, Press, APAC, Solar, Japan, Utility Scale 2

juwi Shizen Energy constructs 54-megawatt-solarpark on a former golf course in Japan

PV-plant is located approx. 100km north of Tokyo. Largest single project of the juwi joint venture.

28.09.2020 / Press, EMEA, Solar

Greg Austin to lead juwi’s EMEA organization as Regional Director

Greg Austin has been appointed Regional Director for the EMEA region and will start 1st of October 2020.

21.09.2020 / Solar, Press, Americas, Company

Colorado Springs Utilities and juwi Sign Power Purchase Agreement for One of the Largest Battery Storage Projects in the State


26.08.2020 / Company, Press

Dr. Stephan Küßner appointed to Executive Board of Juwi AG with responsibility for finance

As of 1 September 2020 Dr. Küßner will be new CFO of juwi AG. The 46 year-old will thus succeed Dagmar Rehm (57), who is leaving the company.

27.05.2020 / Solar, Wind, Company, Off-Grid, Press

juwi to construct wind and solar farm in regional Western Australia

The hybrid project consists of a renewable energy hub which will include a 4 megawatt solar farm combined with two 4.5 megawatt wind turbines integrated with a lithium ion battery system and gas generators.

30.04.2020 / Solar, Wind, Company, Off-Grid, Press, Hybrid, Utility Scale 2

Strategic reorientation of juwi is beginning to bear fruit: Now leading international project developer for solar power plants

The focused growth strategy of the company is paying off/ juwi is occupying top positions on current rankings of the internet platform Wiki Solar.

27.02.2020 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Company, Press, Utility Scale 2

juwi O&M services to provide MoreSun® AR Shield in cooperation with Pellucere Technologies


17.02.2020 / Solar, Company, Press, EMEA, Utility Scale 2

juwi and the Hellenic Petroleum Group sign purchase agreement for 204-megawatt photovoltaic park in Greece

130 Million Euro Investment for largest PV project in South-East Europe.

30.01.2020 / Solar, Company, Japan, Press

Japan: juwi joint venture put two solar parks with a total of 5,3 Megawatts into operation

Solar power plants are located in the Ishikawa prefecture. Both were planned by joint venture partner Shizen Energy. juwi Shizen takes over operational management.

24.01.2020 / Solar, Company, Press, Americas

juwi announces four new Colorado solar projects with Tri-State

Customer is electricity supplier Tri State Generation and Transmission Association.

14.11.2019 / Company, Off-Grid, Press

Siemens and juwi enter strategic partnership for microgrids in the mining industry

Siemens’ proven microgrid controller serves as technical basis for juwi´s Hybrid IQ microgrid solutions.

11.11.2019 / Company, Press, Solar

juwi consolidates its position as the world's leading all-rounder in the field of solar PV

Expansion of project development activities gains momentum.

11.10.2019 / Solar, Company, Press

World's top utility-scale solar constructors list - juwi is #4

New players are climbing up the league table of the world’s top EPC contractors, thanks to the emergence of new markets for utility-scale solar power like Egypt, Vietnam and Australia.

11.09.2019 / Off-Grid, Company, Press, Operations & Maintenance

CEE Group acquires juwi’s milestone 14,4 MW wind farm Mohlis

Companies sign purchase contract for four Vestas V136-3.6 turbines on HusumWind 2019.

04.09.2019 / Solar, Company, Press, APAC, Utility Scale 2

juwi signs EPC Contract for 37MW Greenough River Solar Farm in Western Australia


19.06.2019 / Company, Off-Grid, Utility Scale 2, Hybrid, Press

juwi signs agreement with EDL to deliver Hybrid Project at Gold Fields Agnew Mine site in Australia

The project consists of a 4 MW Single Axis Tracking PV installation together with cloud forecasting and an advanced microgrid control system to enable integration with the mine off-grid network.

14.06.2019 / Solar, Company, Off-Grid, Hybrid, APAC, Press

Sandfire DeGrussa hybrid project delivers record production

Project achieved its annual generation targets one month ahead of schedule.

06.06.2019 / Solar, Company, Press, Americas, Operations & Maintenance

juwi builds 82MWp Solar Park in Colorado for US-Renewable Energy Provider Duke Energy Renewables

Utility-scale project will provide clean energy to customers of Colorado Springs Utilities.

24.05.2019 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Company, Press, Utility Scale 2

Solar power near lignite mine

juwi plans and builds 10-megawatt PV plant for LEAG in Brandenburg.

23.04.2019 / Solar, Company, EMEA, Utility Scale 2, Press

juwi’s 204MW solar park wins at auction in Greece

Construction of the largest solar project in South East Europe and the company's history is due to begin this year.

05.03.2019 / Wind, Solar, Company, South Africa, Utility Scale 2, Hybrid, Press

Orion Minerals and juwi to Investigate Renewable Energy Supply for the Prieska Zinc Copper Project

Companies finalized collaboration agreement

15.01.2019 / Wind, Company, Press

juwi builds thousandth wind turbine in the company history

Start of constructions on anniversary plant in Mohlis (Thuringia).

11.12.2018 / Company, Press

juwi Group to become wholly owned subsidiary of MVV Energie AG


06.12.2018 / Operations & Maintenance, Solar, Company, Press, EMEA, Utility Scale 2

juwi inaugurates a 9MWp PV plant in Greece

Technical features are reducing production costs for climate-friendly energy further.

30.10.2018 / Press, Solar, Company

juwi crosses the 100-MW mark in Vietnam

The new PV project has a size of 50 megawatts and is to be constructed in the middle of Vietnam close to the eastern coastline.

09.10.2018 / APAC, Solar, Press, Company

juwi enters solar market in Vietnam

juwi has signed two EPC contracts to build two Solar Power projects of 50 MW and 30 MW capacity in Ninh Thuan province, Vietnam.

17.09.2018 / APAC, Press, Hybrid

juwi: PV Hybrid Project on the Great Barrier Reef

juwi will install a photovoltaic hybrid system at the Heron Island Research Station located in the Great Barrier Reef to avoid further fossil fuel emissions.

13.08.2018 / Solar, Company, South Africa, Press

South Africa: juwi to construct and operate 250 MW solar PV in REIPPPP Round 4 projects

Construction will commence at Droogfontein 2 in Q3 2018, at Bokamoso in Q4 2018 and at Waterloo in Q1 2019.

12.07.2018 / Press, APAC, Company, Solar, Wind, Japan

Shinichi Kato becomes Managing Director of juwi Nippon Energy KK

Juwi starts project development activities in Japan with a new company.

05.07.2018 / Solar, Company, Press, Utility Scale 2, APAC, Japan

Japan: juwi Shizen Energy Receives its Largest Ever Mega Solar Order for a 42MW EPC Project

EPC Contract Concluded for Sano Tadacho Photovoltaic Power Plant in Tochigi Prefecture.

04.07.2018 / Press, Solar, APAC, Company

juwi completes 135 Megawatt Solar Park in India

Biggest single project in the company’s history / Project confirms status as one of the top global EPC contractors / 250 Megawatt EPC-portfolio signed in South Africa / New business activities in Australia

26.03.2018 / Solar, EMEA, Press

juwi Hellas inaugurates three PV plants 8,6MWp

juwi Hellas has successfully constructed, commissioned and put into commercial operation three PV plants for Hellenic Petroleum Renewable Energy Sources S.A. (HELPE RES), of a total power of 8.6 MWp.

06.02.2018 / Solar, Company, Off-Grid, APAC, Commercial & Industrial, Utility Scale 2

Strategic Realignment in juwi Australia

Cameron Garnsworthy appointed Managing Director of juwi Renewable Energy Pty Ltd.

30.01.2018 / Wind, Company, Press, EMEA

AREAM acquires Perl Wind Park from project developer juwi

Perl consists of six Enercon wind turbines with an installed capacity of 18 MW / The first three turbines are already connected to the grid.

24.01.2018 / Wind, Company, Press, Operations & Maintenance

CEE Group acquires 50th renewable energy power project

The Hamburg-based CEE reaches a new milestone – with its latest acquisition, the asset manager has increased its portfolio to 50 wind and solar farms.

23.11.2017 / Solar, Off-Grid, Commercial & Industrial, Utility Scale 2, Company, Press, Hybrid

DeGrussa solar hybrid project: Standard and blueprint for a reliable and sustainable energy supply for remote mines and industries


09.11.2017 / Solar, Press, EMEA, Utility Scale 2

juwi commissions two solar projects in Turkey

Ground mounted power plants located in the cities of Konya, Nevşehir, and Bucak

29.09.2017 / Company, Press

Stephan Hansen stays with the juwi board for another three years

Supervisory Board of the juwi AG extends contract as Chief Operating Officer.

05.04.2017 / Solar, Press, EMEA

juwi Commissions Second Industrial Size Roof-Mounted PV System in South Africa

One megawatt PV power plant on shopping center in Pretoria provides clean electricity to tenants

27.02.2017 / Press

Christoph Eisner Appointed Managing Director of juwi Australia

Andrew Drager moves to a new role as the Head of Business Development for juwi Australia.

25.01.2017 / Wind, Company, Press

Wind energy: juwi breaks through installed power barrier of 2,000 megawatts

“Record-breaking wind turbine” is installed in the South of Rhineland-Palatinate

12.12.2016 / Press, Solar, Japan

Japan: 20 Megawatt Solar Farm Commissioned

20 megawatt solar farm in Japanese prefecture Kagoshima produces clean energy for 6.000 households.

07.11.2016 / Company, Press

Dagmar Rehm Appointed Chief Financial Officer

As of 1 January 2017, 53-year-old economist will be succeeding Marcus Jentsch who is retiring from the managing board at his own request.

12.10.2016 / Press, Solar, Japan

juwi Announces 1.5 MW Expansion for Solar Plant in Fukushima Province

Supplement to an Existing Installation Owned by Japanese “Kewpie Corporation“ The Joint Annual Power Production will Exceed 2.2 Million Kilowatt Hours (kWh)

29.09.2016 / Solar

juwi Dedicates First Solar Park in Colorado

juwi, PSEG Solar Source and Platte River Power Authority joined on September 29 to dedicate the PSEG Rawhide Flats Solar Center. The 36.3 MW-dc (30 MW-ac) facility is located 25 miles north of Fort Collins, Colorado.

21.07.2016 / Solar, APAC, Japan

juwi Shizen Energy Builds 14 MW Solar Power Plant in Japan

Site located on former golf course in the city of Ishinomaki (Miyagi prefecture) / Clean solar power to 4,400 households.

04.07.2016 / Press

juwi Group with Positive Result and Higher Revenue

Following realignment, the Wörrstadt renewable energy specialist increased its revenue to €575 million in 2015, a rise of about 15 percent compared with 2014.

08.06.2016 / Press

Largest Off-Grid Solar Project Complete

The innovative system will save 12,000 tonnes of CO2 and 5,000,000 litres of diesel per annum.

14.04.2016 / Solar, Press, EMEA

juwi Expands Footprint in Turkey

Combined installed capacity of 18.6 MW (DC) / Investment sum of USD 23.5 million / grid connection by the end of 2016

22.03.2016 / Solar, Press

90 Megawatt: Three Utility-Scale Solar Projects in Colorado

The projects are realized by juwi’s US subsidiary / Two of the three projects are already under construction / juwi will also operate and maintain the projects

16.02.2016 / Press, Solar, APAC

Raghuram Natarajan to become Regional Director of APAC

On May, 1st, 2016 Raghuram Natarajan, currently Director of Commercial Management for the Region, will take over the position of Regional Director of Asia Pacific from Amiram Roth-Deblon.

27.01.2016 / Press

juwi Constructs Yet Largest Wind Farm in North Rhine-Westphalia

Eight plants of type Senvion 3.2 M114 to supply 21,000 households with electricity.

25.01.2016 / Press, Solar, Arabian Emirates, EMEA

juwi Renewable Energies FZCO Addresses New Projects

juwi is currently realizing a 23.1 Megawatt project in the Kingdom of Jordan / Dubai based RE specialist to finalize exceptional 5 Megawatt project in Bahrain by October 2016

20.01.2016 / Press, Solar, Americas

PSEG acquired ownership interests in 2 solar facilities from juwi Inc.

US Utility acquired ownership interests in 3.9 MW-dc project in California and a 62.7 MW-dc project Utah

18.12.2015 / Press

Company Founder Fred Jung Moves to Supervisory Board in Mid-2016 / Michael Class Becomes New CEO of juwi

Now that the juwi group has stabilized and prospects are bright following the reorientation, juwi founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Fred Jung (45) is moving to the Supervisory Board on July 1, 2016. Michael Class (48), currently Managing Director

01.12.2015 / Press, Solar, APAC

Construction Update on DeGrussa Solar Project

After 4 months into construction of the 10.6MW solar + 6MW battery at the off-grid DeGrussa Copper-Gold Mine, the project is on track for completion in Q1 2016 / Activities are well advanced with all posts installed, racking 50% complete and first panels

04.08.2015 / Company, Press

juwi uses growth opportunities in the field of renewable energies with capital increase



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