This year Solar Power International has moved to October. SPI is perhaps the most important show for the solar industry here in North America. Stay tuned for the AltEnergyMag SPI 2014 special newspage devoted to news specifically from the show.

Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary
October, November, December 2014

Brandon Hetherington for | AltEnergyMag


Here is a summary of what Tradeshows, Conferences & Exhibitions to look forward to in the coming months.

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This year Solar Power International has moved to October.  SPI is perhaps the most important show for the solar industry here in North America.

For the past several years has been a media partner with SPI.  Check out last years Tradeshow Report to see some of the cool products from the show.

Stay tuned as we will again offer a special newspage devoted to news specifically from the show.


Oct 01 - 03 2014, Washington, DC
The WEEC is the one truly comprehensive forum where you can fully assess the "big picture" and see exactly how the economic and market forces, new technologies, regulatory developments and industry trends all merge to shape your critical decisions on your organization's energy and economic future. The annual event features a large, multi-track conference agenda, a full line-up of seminars on a variety of current topics, and a comprehensive exposition of the market's most promising new technologies.

Oct 07 - 08 2014, Atlantic City, NJ
2014 has become a turning point for the U.S. offshore wind energy industry. With projects in advanced stages of development, lease auctions in several states, and additional government funding for advanced technology demonstration projects, the U.S. offshore wind energy industry is picking up speed and momentum. 2014 will be a critical year; don't get left behind as the industry and the players move forward.

Oct 20 - 23 2014, Las Vegas, NV
Solar Power International is the largest global conference and exhibition for the solar energy industry. Gathering more than 15,000 industry leaders and professionals and nearly 700 exhibiting companies, SPI delivers the power of solar through ideas, innovation, information, and industry connections. 

Oct 27 - 29 2014, Montreal, QC
CanWEA 2014 conference will be better than ever! The conference will continue to tackle important issues facing the industry while serving as the main platform for networking and discovering the latest technologies, solutions and opportunities in the Canadian energy market. Canada’s largest wind energy focused event is expected to draw over 2,000 delegates and 200 exhibitors.




November slows down a bit for Tradeshows here in the US, but internationally you have some great events worth attending.

Nov 11 - 12 2014, Manchester, UK
RenewableUK Annual Conference and Exhibition 2014 brings together 5000 industry experts, 190 respected key speakers and 250 exhibitors featuring new innovations and numerous business opportunities ‐ for now and beyond 2020. Widely recognised as the UK’s renewables event of the year, delegates can register for full 3‐ day or single day passes. RenewableUK International Small and Medium Wind 2014.

Nov 18 - 20 2014, Mumbai, India
With events spanning four continents, Intersolar is the world’s leading exhibition series for the solar industry and its partners. It unites people and companies from around the world with the aim of increasing the share of solar power in our energy supply. Intersolar India is the country’s largest exhibition and conference for the solar industry. It takes place annually at the Bombay Exhibition Centre (BEC) in Mumbai. The event’s exhibition and conference both focus on the areas of photovoltaics, PV production technologies, energy storage 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. In 2013, 170 international exhibitors and around 8,000 visitors attended Intersolar India. Some 100 speakers and about 500 attendees discussed current industry topics and shed light on the conditions surrounding technological, market and political developments at the accompanying conference. 

Nov 18 - 19 2014, San Jose, CA
PV Operations & Maintenance USA is a 2 day conference that will bring together the key solar stakeholders in the utility scale PV industry to share cutting edge technical and commercial plant management techniques. Agenda already includes speakers from First Solar, Arizona Public Services, Rabo bank, NRG Energy and many more to be confirmed.



Dec 08 - 09 2014, Toronto, ON Canada
This year’s Solar Canada is expected to be the largest and most influential event yet, with more than 3,000 attendees and 200 exhibitors expected to attend. Join us and take advantage of the unique opportunity to share knowledge, learn of advancements in solar energy policy, and network with colleagues and stakeholders from around the country and the world. Solar energy professionals, practitioners, stakeholders and advocates should not miss this key event.

Dec 18 - 20 2014, Shanghai,China
PV CHINA 2014 will provide an excellent platform for information spreading,technology communication and trade, showing installation, photovoltaic engineering and system of photovoltaic inverter, components of photovoltaic cells, photovoltaic,battery production equipment, solar thermal power generation system.The exhibition will showcase the power plant integrated with grid technology, distributed power generation technology,solar thermal power generation, energy storage technology,inverter technology, the application of new materials, equipment manufacturing.


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