Intersolar North America

Exhibition: July 10-12, 2018
Conference: July 10–11, 2018


On-site News

Product Launches, Hands-on Demonstrations and Exhibition Floor Contests Draw Visitors at Intersolar North America

For three days, thousands of visitors from across the world connected with solar and energy storage industry leaders to discuss innovation and market dynamics that are accelerating the clean energy economy. During the Intersolar and ees North America exhibitions, attendees could see the latest in PV cells, modules and systems, manufacturing equipment, balance of system components, mounting and tracking systems, solar heating and cooling technologies and energy storage products.On the show floor, more

Fostering Connections at 16th Annual Joint Forces for Solar Forum

On the final day of Intersolar North America, industry stakeholders came together to discuss the solar industry on both locally and internationally. Hosted by International Battery & Energy Storage Alliance (IBESA), the 16th PV Briefing & Networking Forum took place at the Innovation & Application stage. Brad Heavner, policy director of the California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA), presented the trends taking place on the West Coast and discussed the necessary regulat more

The Future of Solar: Determination & Democracy

Industry leaders from across the supply chain came together to talk about what lies ahead for the global solar industry during the Future of PV: Executive Panel at Intersolar North America. Dr. Eicke R. Weber, director of the Berkeley Education Alliance for Research in Singapore (BEARS) Program, moderated the discussion, which played on themes of innovation, economics and policy. Jeffrey Barnett, Americas president of GCL System Integration Americas, reflected on the extensibility of renewables, more

Protecting the Grid’s Future: Cybersecurity & DER Solutions

As solar and energy storage expands -- and the digital cloud grows -- so does the number of potential vulnerabilities in the electric grid. During an in-depth Smart Renewable Energy session on digitalization, energy clouds and big data, three industry experts from both the technical and business-facing sides of the energy industry explained current cybersecurity threats and simple practices companies can take to improve grid protections.In his opening remarks, Keith Rose, vice president of HiQ S more

In-Depth Technical Training Workshops Keep Installers Up-to-Date

Nine NABCEP workshops attracted visitors interested in in-depth technical trainings to this year’s Intersolar and ees North America exhibitions. Attendees earned CEU accreditation for each workshop attended, which covered the latest technologies and best practices for the design, installation and maintenance of code-compliant PV and storage systems. Together, NABCEP and Intersolar/ees selected nine exhibiting companies to offer training workshops and hands-on product workshops. The presenting ex more