Intersolar North America

Exhibition: July 12–14, 2016
Conference: July 11–13, 2016

Intersolar North America – The most-attended Solar Exhibition in the United States

Intersolar North America, North America’s most attended solar event and premier networking platform, takes place July 14-16, 2015 in San Francisco.

The event’s exhibition and conference both focus on the areas of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage systems and solar thermal technologies. Since being founded, Intersolar has become the most important industry platform for manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, service providers and partners of the solar industry.

Opening ceremony attracts hundreds of visitors eager to hear from Tesla and other key solar industry leaders

The opening ceremony featured a top-notch line-up of speakers, including Tesla’s co-founder and CTO JB Straubel, Fraunhofer Institute director Eicke Weber, CALSEIA executive director Bernadette Del Chiaro and New York State Senator Kevin S. Parker.

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Solar Executives Discuss How to Continue Global Growth Despite Policy Challenges

Earlier this afternoon, conference-goers squeezed into the grand ballroom for one of the most highly attended sessions of the week, “The Future of PV/Executive Panel.” The panel consisted of several high-level executives from companies spanning the globe: Al Bucknam, CEO of REC Solar, U.S.; Dr. Shawn Qu, Chairman, President and CEO of Canadian Solar, U.S.; Dr. Stefan Rinck, CEO of Singulus Technology more

Speaking from Experience: Quick Mount PV’s Director of Training Leads Conversation on Installer Best Practices

Residential and commercial solar installers gathered this morning for “Installation Workshop: Solar Racking & Mounting Best Practices” hosted by Quick Mount PV. The workshop was led by John Alfsen, director of training at Quick Mount PV. Alfsen is an industry veteran, RISE board member, NABCEP committee member and was part of Quick Mount PV’s launch in 2006. The workshop was one of 11 workshop more

Behind-the-meter storage poised for breakout year in 2015

The exhibition floor on the second level of Moscone West teemed with visitors during the opening day of ees™ North America, reflecting growing interest in the booming solar-plus-storage market. According to a white paper coproduced by GTM Research, Intersolar North America and CALSEIA, the U.S. market will grow to $246 million in 2015, $643 million in 2016 and by 2020 will be a $3.1 billion industry. The white paper is available for download here more

Nancy Skinner, Solar Frontier, OutBack Power and tenKsolar Named Winners of 2015 Intersolar North America AWARDS

Intersolar AWARD finalists and conference attendees converged to hear names of the 2015 AWARD winners. The Intersolar Champion of Change AWARD, an honor bestowed on an individual who exemplifies positive change and significant impact in the solar industry, was presented first to former CA assemblyperson Nancy Skinner. Next, three companies were presented with AWARDs for exceptional and innovative Solar Projects in North America: Solar Frontier, OutBack Power and tenKsolar.   more