Solar Media’s editorial team has been delivering quality, independent news for the global solar photovoltaic industry for more than a decade. The editorial team has journalists in Europe, Asia and North America, providing authoritative and insightful news, features and analysis both online and in print. Having launched its flagship title PV Tech in 2009, Solar Media’s in-house editorial is now responsible for four industry-leading daily news sites covering the international solar, storage and clean technology industries, as well as two print publications documenting both upstream and downstream solar PV sectors in significant detail.

In 2014 Solar Media began market coverage of key technology sectors that would enable higher penetration of solar power in the broader energy mix. Today the portfolio has expanded to cover key sectors in Energy Storage, Electric Vehicles and digitalisation of the energy sector

Meet Your Editorial Team

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Liam Stoker

Editor in Chief

Liam joined Solar Media in 2015, reporting initially on the UK’s solar industry for Solar Power Portal before launching Current±. He was named editor in chief at Solar Media in September 2019.


Andy Colthorpe


Andy Colthorpe has been editor of since its launch in 2014. Formerly a writer for PV Tech, he believes that amazing clean energy technologies and businesses behind them are endlessly fascinating as well as offering hope for the future.


Molly Lempriere

Deputy Editor

Molly is the deputy editor of Solar Media’s UK focused sites Current and Solar Power Portal. She joined the company in 2019, after three years working on Verdict Media’s energy focused publications, starting as a features writer and becoming editor.

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Carrie Bei Xiao

Editorial Manager, China

Carrie, has been with Solar Media since 2012 and is responsible for all of our Chinese language content. She is well known in the industry and brings exclusive news and content from China to the rest of the world.

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Jules Scully

Senior Reporter

Jules joined Solar Media in June 2020 following stints as a newspaper sub-editor in Spain and most recently for B2B publisher FoodBev Media. He writes across Solar Media’s international titles, covering both upstream and downstream markets.

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Alice Grundy

Junior Reporter

Alice is a reporter writing across Current±, Solar Power Portal and Energy Storage News with a particular focus on electric vehicles, UK energy storage and the residential solar market.

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