Meet the Team

Liam Stoker

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±, which focuses on the broader energy transition. He was named editor in chief at Solar Media in September 2019.

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Mark Osborne

Founding news editor

Mark launched PV Tech in 2007 as founding senior news editor, helping create its two technical journals Photovoltaics International and PV Tech Power alongside it. Mark had previously launched Fabtech.org and was the editor-in-chief of Semiconductor Fabtech prior to their acquisition by Henley Media Group in 2002. Mark covers the key developments in the PV industry on a global level and continues to provide insight and analysis via white papers, news stories and his editor's blog.

Andy Colthorpe

Andy Colthorpe

Storage editor

Andy Colthorpe has been editor of Energy-Storage.news 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.

Carrie Bei Xiao

Carrie Bei Xiao

China editor

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

Jules Scully

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.

Edith Hancock

Edith Hancock

Reporter

Edith joined the Solar Media editorial team in December 2020, having previously worked at The Drinks Business in the UK. Writing predominantly across international solar markets, Edith has also served as a freelancer at UK print newspaper Metro.

Molly Lempriere

Molly Lempriere

Deputy editor UK

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.

Alice Grundy

Alice Grundy

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.