Press releases

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29.09.2020

Oliver Koch becomes new CEO of sonnen

Oliver Koch will take over the management of the sonnen Group on 1 October 2020. He succeeds Christoph Ostermann, sonnen’s founder, who will continue to advise the management of sonnen until the end of the year. 

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21.09.2020

sonnen and Next Kraftwerke co-operate to supply primary control reserve

The two cleantech companies, sonnen GmbH and Next Kraftwerke GmbH, have entered into a co-operation agreement for the supply of Frequency Containment Reserves (FCR). The initiative will provide the power grid with even more capacity from connected battery home storage systems as the companies will offer “reserve groups” to the ancillary services market with two megawatts in capacity each.

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02.07.2020

sonnen enters the Belgian market through an exclusive partnership with Opteco

sonnen has launched in Belgium through an exclusive partnership with Opteco, one of the largest solar installers in the country. The company has marked its entry into Belgium by introducing sonnenBatterie 10, the latest battery designed for homes and small scale commercial developments. In 2019, Opteco has installed around 2,400 photovoltaic systems and is at the forefront of the national energy transition.

Press articles

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17.10.2017

New York Times - A Small Firm in Germany Has Big Ambitions in Green Energy

Like many German consumers, Christine Lacher, a nurse and her husband, Reinhard, a factory supervisor, are careful when it comes to energy use.

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25.02.2017

The Economist - A world turned upside down

Wind and solar energy are disrupting a century-old model of providing electricity. What will replace it?

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06.07.2016

Bloomberg - GE Ventures Buys Stake in German Sonnen to Boost Solar Storage

GE Ventures bought a stake in Germany’s Sonnen GmbH to boost its presence in the fast-growing market for battery systems built to store solar power.

Press office

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Mathias Bloch
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sonnen GmbH
Am Riedbach 1
87439 Wildpoldsried
Germany

press spokesman Mathias Bloch