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 35 years company history since 1982
  • More than 3,7 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


Learn more about IBC SOLAR South Africa

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

We are a leading global energy solutions and services provider for photovoltaics and energy storage.

We are proud to contribute to a decentralized, emission free, reliable, affordable and sustainable power system.

Our mission

  • We think globally.
  • We work in a structured way and follow our strategies.
  • We deliver high quality and encourage a learning culture.
  • We form value partnerships and make our customers successful through complete solutions along their value chain.
  • We are one step ahead with our solutions and our digital business.
  • We offer an attractive and safe working environment.

Our values

    Respect for mankind, the environment and nature – without exception
    Treating everyone with sincerity and integrity
    Mankind and the environment, the product and its benefits – achieving the optimum together
    Responsibility for the environment and the satisfaction of both staff and customers
     Social and corporate commitments are worthwhile
    Making extraordinary efforts to become an outstanding company
    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

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.

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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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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