IBC SOLAR – The Company

Solar power systems since 1982

A systems provider for the future of energy

With years of experience and tradition

IBC SOLAR in figures

  • Over 37 years company history since 1982
  • More than 4,2 GW total installed capacity
  • Solar power supply for more than 2 million people annually
  • Around 365 employees in 7 countries
  • More than 1,000 Premium Partners worldwide

 

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Since being formed in 1982, IBC SOLAR has developed into the leading system provider for PV and energy solutions - with over 3,7 gigawatts installed capacity, seven international subsidiaries and projects throughout the world.

Its scope ranges from solar parks which feed electricity into the grid and self-consumption systems for business owners and private households to off-grid PV systems and local storage systems.

We are among the pioneers of the renewable energy industry and have played our part in developing solar energy into a real alternative to conventional power generation.

We are still a 100% family-owned company and we stand for financial stability and reliable partnerships. We have been providing our customers with comprehensive solar solutions for more than 35 years: reliable, on schedule and with above-average yields

 

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Our company history

Click through over 35 years of IBC SOLAR.

The IBC SOLAR mission statement

Our vision

Our thoughts and actions are consistently, sustainably and successfully focused on renewable energies. We are committed to ensuring a clean future and a world worth living in with our energy solutions.

Our mission

  • In our core markets, we focus all our activities on becoming the market leader.
  • We offer our customers high-quality complete solutions for an independent and intelligent energy supply from a single source.
  • We use the potential of digitalisation to optimise our processes and offer efficient products and services.
  • We provide our partners with an extensive portfolio and future-orientated tools and know-how. This individual support and our brand awareness help business partners to operate successfully in the market. We focus on long-term partnerships and cooperations.
  • We have enthusiastic and dedicated employees to whom we offer an attractive working environment.

Our values

  • ETHICS/MORAL
    Respect for mankind, the environment and nature – without exception
  • HONESTY
    Treating everyone with sincerity and integrity
  • QUALITY AND SAFETY
    Mankind and the environment, the product and its benefits – achieving the optimum together
  • RESPONSIBILITY
    Responsibility for the environment and the satisfaction of both staff and customers
  • HUMANITY
     Social and corporate commitments are worthwhile
  • EXCELLENCE
    Making extraordinary efforts to become an outstanding company
  • CONSISTENCY
    Acting consistently is our promise

 

Do you want to know more about our values?

Here you can find our paper on corporate policy (pdf). 

Company management with expertise and perspective

IBC SOLAR's Executive Board currently consists of two experienced members who have paved the way for the company's future.

Udo Möhrstedt Dr. Fred Friedmann Lars Degendorfer

Udo Möhrstedt

A pioneer of the industry

The graduate physicist Udo Möhrstedt has been committed to the development and expansion of photovoltaics for more than 35 years. As one of the pioneers in the solar industry, he formed an engineering office in 1982 from which IBC SOLAR AG emerged.

Udo Möhrstedt is well connected in the industry: He founded the PV symposium in Bad Staffelstein at Banz Abbey in 1986. He represented the interests of the German PV industry as an Executive Board member and board spokesman of the German Solar Industry Federation for six years from 1996. He supported the merger of the solar thermal energy and photovoltaic industry federations into "BSI - German Solar Industry Federation".

Udo Möhrstedt has received multiple awards for his complete dedication - including the "Bavarian Environment Medal". He was awarded the "Entrepreneur of the Year" title from Ernst & Young in 2009 and in 2012 Udo Möhrstedt received the Federal Cross of Merit in 2012 for his long-term and entrepreneurial commitment.

COO: Dr. Fred Friedmann

Fred Friedmann has been a member of the IBC SOLAR AG Executive Board since 2018. As a graduate in business administration, holding a doctorate in business IT, he has many years of experience in technical wholesale, construction project planning and project management. As Chief Organisation Officer (COO) he is responsible for Purchasing, Product Management, IT, Processes & Organisation.

CFO: Lars Degendorfer

Lars Degendorfer has been Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of IBC SOLAR AG since 2018 and a member of the Management Board since August 2019. He is a qualified business economist with the focus on finance, banking and investment and has many years of experience in commercial management positions for industrial companies, particularly in the automotive and mechanical engineering sectors. A core aspect of his activities was and is the area of (international) financing.

At IBC SOLAR AG, Lars Degendorfer is responsible for Accounting, Controlling, Facility Management and Strategic Group Development as well as for the coordination and networking of the entire IBC SOLAR Group.

The IBC SOLAR quality promise

Certified high quality for high-yield systems

A solar power system is as good as the installed components and the work behind it. IBC SOLAR systems and solutions are at the highest level thanks to our strict quality standards. We ensure these standards through internal inspections and independent certifications and audits.

This means your system works for you for more than 20 years. Reliable, error-free and with the best possible yields.

 

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Press

News and press at IBC SOLAR:
For journalists and media makers

Please find the latest news on our company in the press section. In addition to images, background information and contact partners, we offer you links to our wide range of multimedia.

 

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