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Wind Energy Conference 2021

WIND ENERGY CONFERENCE 2021

May 12-12, 2021
This year’s programme is themed “Rising to the Challenge” and builds on the last conference theme “Breaking new Ground”.

Graham Slack, our Country Manager for Australia will be a speaker for Session 2: Building new wind. View the agenda below for more inf...

Solar and Energy Storage Texas

SOLAR AND ENERGY STORAGE TEXAS

May 27-28, 2021
Solar and Energy Storage Texas attracts energy professionals from across the solar and storage markets each year to facilitate business and connections. Featuring 2 days of exhibition, a robust education schedule, networking opportunities, and exclusive workshops, attendees receive nationwide market...

Origins of Solar Systems Conference

ORIGINS OF SOLAR SYSTEMS CONFERENCE

June 20-25, 2021
The Origins of Solar Systems Conference will highlight Astrophysics and Astronomy and will talk about the origin of the solar system.

Solar Conference

SOLAR CONFERENCE

August 03-06, 2021
The Solar Conference moving north to Boulder, a city with a progressive sustainable energy vision, to continue the conversation on maximizing renewable energy, and to forge pathways for communities in every state to follow, in achieving renewables-driven electrification, climate resilience, and clea...

Wind Propulsion Conference

WIND PROPULSION CONFERENCE

April 20-22, 2021
Growing environmental legislation and concerns are driving the need to develop and apply innovative alternative power and propulsion technology for ships. Now, industry players are increasingly putting a modern spin on one of the oldest concepts in shipping: harnessing the power of wind for ship pro...

Energy Generation Conference

ENERGY GENERATION CONFERENCE

January 26-28, 2021
Energy Generation Conference strives to energize industry and individuals in a competitive market through education, technology, and networking. This is a premier event for the energy generation industry.

Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit

ANNUAL IOWA RENEWABLE FUELS SUMMIT

January 26-26, 2021
Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit to empower bio fuels producers toward success, promote the many benefits of ethanol and bio diesel, and advocate for the role renewable fuels are ready to play in a low-carbon, high-octane energy future.

Renewable Energy Summit

RENEWABLE ENERGY SUMMIT

January 14-14, 2021
Renewable Energy Summit is an inspiring day with nearly 600 attendees discussing Wisconsin’s renewable energy future. Please take a moment to complete our event survey to give us your feedback on the day.

 

Webinars

MAY 11, 2021 | 10:00AM
SOLAR PV INTEGRATION WEBINAR
This capacity building session allows CARICOM Member States to critically assess the outputs of the tools used in the integrated resource and resilience planning (IRRP) process and to have a greater appreciation for the importance of the inputs required to make the process meaningful.
MAY 13, 2021 | 9:45AM
INTERNATIONAL PARTNERING FORUM (IPF) FOR OFFSHORE WIND: IPF VIRTUAL
The Business Network for Offshore Wind’s International Partnering Forum (IPF) is being held in a multi-part series: virtual and in person. The series will bring together the global offshore wind industry and offer the latest in education, networking, and platforms to help the offshor...
MAY 19, 2021 | 11:00 AM
THE BASICS OF SOLAR ENERGY FOR FL HOMEOWNERS
If you are interested in understanding residential solar hot water and solar photovoltaic technologies better, this workshop is for you. The discussion will cover the basics of how the technology works, considerations for calculating return on investment, policies affecting solar adoption ...
MAY 19, 2021 | 1:00PM
NREL SOLAR PERMITTING TOOLS: AN INTRODUCTION TO SOLARAPP+ AND TRACE TOOL
This webinar, hosted by the Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA), will feature an update from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) on the development of the Solar Automated Permit Processing Platform Plus (SolarAPP+), an online solar permitting platform, including piloting result...
MAY 19, 2021 | 1:00PM
TECHNOLOGIES THAT CAN MAKE ROOM FOR MORE DISTRIBUTED SOLAR ON THE GRID
Emerging technologies that could help make room for more distributed solar on the grid include hosting capacity maps, advanced inverters, and even real-time retail pricing.

PV Magazine reporters William Driscoll and John Fitzgerald Weaver will provide play-by-play descriptio...
MAY 19, 2021 | 11:00AM
HOW TO GET VALUE FROM WIND TURBINE FAILURES
Failures and unexpected events can happen in the wind industry. Understanding the reasons behind this is key to extracting value and ensuring that assets are not affected by re-occurring issues.

This webinar will explain the key approaches which should be taken following a f...

IMPROVING RENEWABLE ENERGY OFFERINGS: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED?
Since the first utility “green tariffs” were introduced in 2013 to service the renewable energy demand of large commercial and industrial (C&I) customers, nearly 2 GW of deals have been done, with almost 1 GW more under negotiation. Along the way, much has been learned about how to make th...
RECAPPING THE AUSTRALIAN UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR MARKET AND O&M: BEST PRACTICES FOR OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE
It is not a secret that the Australian solar market is growing by leaps and bounds; 81% of the top 35 operational projects were connected only in the year 2018. Now is the right time to take stock of how the market has developed, and plan ahead to ensure the long-term success and bankabili...
SOLAR MARKET PARITY PORTUGAL - STATUS, CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES
Solar market parity is on the horizon for Portugal, and if expansion can take place without subsidies, the solar industry’s future should be bright. This said, reality is always more complicated than theory. Marco Alves, Co-Founder & General Manager at MTX Solar, was joined by João Garrido...
FLOATING SOLAR PV: A SEA OF OPPORTUNITIES
Over the last four years, the deployment of floating solar has grown more than a hundredfold, surpassing the milestone threshold of 1 GW in September 2018. Although the vast majority of deployments in floating solar are currently limited to Asia, the technology is starting to make waves in...
DISTRIBUTED SOLAR ON THE GRID: KEY OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
Distributed, grid-connected photovoltaic (DGPV) systems pose a unique set of opportunities and challenges. Key technical and economic challenges related to DGPV integration are shaping how we plan, operate, regulate and even conceptualize the power system. Panelists in the webinar provided...
WHY YOUR SOLAR BUSINESS SHOULD BE TEXTING IN 2018
The way that consumers communicate is different. Phone and email are no longer a sufficient way to maintain contact and interact with your customers. Today’s consumer is much more comfortable communicating via text or other messaging apps. Businesses that aren’t catering to these differing...

RESOURCES

According to a survey from Consumer Reports, 76% of Americans believe that expanding renewable energy is a worthwhile goal.People are interested in renewable energy, but finding those ...

In mid-April, the BMW Brand Store in Paris displayed a new form of transparent solar technology from Ubiquitous Energy, a technology company from Silicon Valley, California that specializes in transpa...

SA Water’s electricity supply is about to become greener and cheaper again with the addition of another major solar power system, and an even bigger installation to soon follow.T...

In the last forty years, there has been a dynamic increase in the use of solar energy in the United States. As recently as 2018, an additional 10.6 GW of solar power was harnessed, bringing the countr...

Energy is an important feature in the economic and political development of a country. In developed nations like the USA, energy expansion has now reached a point where renewable energy sources also p...

The evolution of smart grid and the transformation in the power sector?The concept of a Smart Grid has taken centre stage with an evolution of Solar, Wind energy sources...

A high-tech greenhouse comprised mainly of solar glass generating electricity to help run it was officially opened yesterday in Western Australia.ClearVue Technologies Limited’s ...

Colocation is a growing trend within the energy industry. A recent study from the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory suggested that installing floating solar arrays on US hydroelectric plant rese...

Earth has become increasingly warmer every year with rising temperatures. The burning of fossil fuels in the past 150 years for electricity, heat, transportation, and any other human activity has incr...