SPI 15 - 3M Solar Portfolio to be Showcased at SPI

Solar Power International (SPI) Show, September 15–17, 2015 in Anaheim, California.

St. Paul, MN - Sept. 9, 2015 - 3M will highlight its expanded presence in the solar industry at this year's Solar Power International (SPI) Show, September 15-17, 2015 in Anaheim, California.

Visitors to the 3M booth will experience the company's broad range of solutions including Power Management Solutions, Light Management Solutions and Module Assembly Solutions, all designed to enhance performance, improve reliability and reduce the cost per watt. Additionally, the booth will showcase complimentary energy storage, power and conversion solutions including 3M's Lithium Ion Battery Materials and Electrolyzer, Fuel Cell and Redox Flow Battery components.

For more than a decade, 3M has been a trusted supplier of advanced materials for the solar industry. The company's broad range of products and technologies are designed to enhance performance, improve reliability and drive down the critical costs per watt and per kilowatt hour. As one of the world's leading suppliers of advanced films, tapes, coatings and adhesives, 3M has the ability to supply products and provide technical support around the world. Additional demonstrations include 3M Charge-Collection Tapes, 3M Solar Light Redirecting Film, 3M Cool Mirror Film and 3M Anti-Reflection Coatings.

The 3M booth will also showcase other innovative technologies for attendees to learn how 3M is helping the world progress toward a clean energy future. The company recently announced the formation of its Energy Components Program, which leverages over 15 years of fuel cell development and expertise. The program expands upon 3M's existing Lithium Battery Materials and Fuel Cell offerings to Redox Flow Batteries and Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) Electrolyzers. 3M Energy Components is working directly with market leaders to enable improved power, decreased size, increased safety, longer life and differentiated value to customers.

"Our energy components program continues 3M's long history in providing differentiated materials and technologies into the energy sector and represents our continued commitment to globally supporting sustainable energy initiatives," said John Banovetz, Vice President, Corporate Research for 3M.

Visit booth #4546 at the SPI Conference from September 15-17, 2015 to see a variety of innovative 3M products in action.

For more information about 3M Solar Solutions, please visit www.3M.com/Solar.

For more information about 3M Electrochemical Energy Solutions, please visit www.3M.com/EnergyComponents.

For more information about 3M Specialty Glass Solutions, please visit 3M.com/SpecialtyGlass.

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