Schletter's second-annual Solar Roadshow, which focuses on commercial and utility-scale solar applications, will stop in Phoenix on April 2 at Kyocera and in Las Vegas on April 3.
March 19, 2013 ó Tucson, AZ ó Schletter©, a worldwide leader in photovoltaic mounting systems, is hosting its second-annual nationwide Solar Roadshow and announces two upcoming stops on the west coast: April 2 in Phoenix, Arizona at Kyocera and April 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada at Sunset Park.
The Solar Roadshow consists of 29 stops throughout the United States between March and June, including two regional tradeshows. Every stop includes hands-on product demonstrations, NABCEP CE credit opportunities, and complementary gifts and hospitality for attendees. The 2013 Solar Roadshow focuses on commercial and utility-scale product applications.
Kyocera will host the Solar Roadshow stop at their location in Phoenix, Arizona on April 2. "Schletter's innovative PV mounting systems are ideal complements to Kyocera solar modules wherever they may be positioned, from on the ground to mounted on rooftops," said Cecilia Aguillon, Director of Marketing & Government Relations, Kyocera Solar, Inc. "The roadshow provides a great opportunity for solar developers to see and touch these high-quality products and ask questions of their manufacturer in a fun setting."
"The 2012 Solar Roadshow was very well received by industry professionals and the communities we visited," explained Justin Smith, West Coast Regional Sales Manager for Schletter. "We're excited to kick-off the event this year in Arizona and Nevada. Kyocera is a great group of people to work with so this event is sure to be a success."
The Solar Roadshow is a free event which is open to the public. The Arizona stop at Kyocera will be held at 7812 E Acoma Drive, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260. The Nevada stop will be held at Sunset Park, 2601 East Sunset Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89120. For more information, please visit www.schletter.us/event-roadshow.html or contact the company.
About Schletter Inc.
Schletter (www.schletter.us) has designed, developed, and manufactured solar mounting products in the U.S. since 2008, while backed with more than 20 years of solar mounting experience from Schletter GmbH. Since opening its United States facility in Tucson, Arizona Schletter Inc. has manufactured more than 800 MW of installed PV mounting systems. Schletter Inc. offers products for roof mount and ground mount systems for residential, commercial, and utility scale photovoltaic systems. Schletter Inc. is an independent subsidiary of Schletter GmbH, which operates subsidiaries in eleven countries with more than 1,800 employees worldwide. For more information on Schletter GmbH, please visit www.schletter.de.
Kyocera is one of the world's leading producers and suppliers of solar photovoltaic modules and systems. With a 37-year history of innovation in solar technology, the company is recognized as an industry pioneer ― and is in a unique position to integrate decades of experience into its product development and support for both residential and industrial clients across the globe. Kyocera serves thousands of customers in both developed and developing regions, with more than 3 gigawatts of solar collection equipment installed since 1975. The company has set repeated world records in multicrystal silicon cell efficiency and most recently gained the distinction of producing the world's first modules to pass the Long-Term Sequential Test for reliability performed by TUV Rheinland Japan Ltd.
Kyocera Solar, Inc. is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona with regional sales affiliates in the Americas and Australia.
Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO) (TOKYO:6971) (http://global.kyocera.com/), the parent and global headquarters of the Kyocera Group, was founded in 1959 as a producer of fine ceramics (also known as "advanced ceramics"). By combining these engineered materials with metals and plastics, and integrating them with other technologies, Kyocera has become a leading supplier of solar power generating systems, printers, copiers, telecommunications equipment, electronic components, semiconductor packages, cutting tools and industrial ceramics. During the year ended March 31, 2012, the company's net sales totaled 1.19 trillion yen (approx. USD14.5 billion). The company is ranked #426 on Forbes magazine's 2012 "Global 2000" listing of the world's largest publicly traded companies.