Movers & Shakers: Azuri Technologies, ABB, IBC Solar, Solar Alliance Energy

The theme of this week's Movers & Shakers is international expansion. PAYG off-grid solar provider Azuri Technologies is strengthening its leadership team to target West Africa, while Vancouver, Canada-based Solar Alliance Energy targets US assets and expands its sales team to accommodate for this. ABB appoints new regional heads to ensure direct market contact with Europe and the AMEA region.

BP contemplates expanding US wind business

British multinational oil and gas company is debating its first major renewable energy venture in five years, as it seeks to make a decision on expanding its US wind power business by the end of the year, the Financial Times reports.