The editorial team

pv magazine International consists of a broad editorial team drawn from numerous countries and backgrounds to offer our readers a wide perspective of views, abilities, languages and knowledge on the international solar industry.

The international team


Jonathan Gifford
Editor in Chief

Email: gifford( at )
Phone: +49 (0) 30 213 005 037

While overseeing pv magazine‘s monthly magazine and website, Jonathan is also responsible for the equipment supply, thin film and Australasian coverage. With a background in broadcast journalism for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Deutsche Welle and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Jonathan has been reporting on environmental and technology issues since 2005. He has been with pv magazine since 2011.

Emiliano Bellini
Online Editor

Emailbellini( at )
Phone:+49 (0) 30 213 005 030
Emiliano joined pv magazine in March 2017. He has been reporting on solar and renewable energy since 2009. Emiliano writes stories for our daily news sections and is responsible for European markets coverage and Latin American regions. Emiliano also covers topics such as new technology, R&D, installations and financials. Previously, Emiliano built up vast experience as a journalist in the fields of EdTech and new language technologies.


Mark Hutchins
Production Editor

Email: hutchins( at )
Phone:+49 (0) 30 213 005 031
Mark Hutchins joined pv magazine as production editor for the publication in September 2016, managing the monthly global title. Mark also works online reporting on upstream technology and markets, and dipping into new and emerging solar regions. Mark has experience in copywriting, music journalism and the fast-paced world of startups.

Ian Clover
Senior Editor

Emailclover( at )
Phone: +49 (0) 30 213 005 038

Ian joined the pv magazine team in 2013 and specializes in power electronics (inverters) and battery storage. Ian also reports on the Indian and U.K. solar markets, having worked as a print and web journalist in Britain for various multimedia companies, covering topics ranging from renewable energy and sustainability to real estate, sport and film.


Becky Beetz
Online Editor

Emailbeetz( at )
Phone:+49 (0) 30 213 005 030

Currently on maternity leave, Becky has managed the online presence of pv magazine since its inception in 2010. In addition to writing and editing articles on the international PV industry for the daily news section, she oversees the feature pages and backend content. Before relocating to Berlin, Becky worked as a B2B journalist and editor for Special Publications in Scotland.

Marija Djordjevic
Editorial pv magazine

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Marija has years of experience in a news agency environment and writing for print and web editions. She has a keen interest in renewables and has been with pv magazine since March 2017 assisting with the online coverage, magazine production and features and also special projects.

Regular correspondents

In addition to pv magazine‘s dedicated in-house team, we also have a healthy roll-call of roving correspondents reporting for us on all range of topics and markets. If you would like to get in touch with any of the journalists listed below, please contact us at editors( at )

Brian Publicover (Asia)

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Dustin Zubke (Offgrid)

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Olivier Daniélo (France)
Vincent Shaw (China)
Ilias Tsagas (Policy – Turkey, Jordan, UK, Emerging Markets)
Adilya Zaripova (Eastern Europe/Russia)
Charles W. Thurston  (USA)


Investigations and insight

Regularly, pv magazine will draw upon the expertise of industry veterans with vast experience of solar PV to offer unique insights, studies and investigations of various technologies and markets. Our trusted experts include:

Götz Fischbeck


Corrine Lin

Editors for sister websites

Above are the editors involved in pv magazine International. Check the other websites for editors involved in pv magazine USA, pv magazine Germany, pv magazine China, and pv magazine Latin America.