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GLOBAL RENEWABLES ONLINE - JULY/AUGUST 2012
EVENTS
Renewable Events at a Glance
SPI GENERATES BUSINESS FOR
SOLAR ENERGY PROFESSIONALS
Solar Power International (SPI)
is North America’s premier business-
to-business event for professionals in
solar energy and related fields.
Thousands of solar energy indus-
try professionals from 100+ countries
attend. One of five attendees comes
from outside the United States. More
than 900 exhibiting companies from
all vertical markets in the solar power
spectrum.
Generating Growth in the Solar En-
ergy Industry
SEIA and SEPA—two non-profit
organizations—present SPI. All pro-
ceeds from Solar Power International
are used to further the associations’
mission: to support and advance U.S.
solar markets through market-building
and educational initiatives.
In Orlando, show participants
will gain exposure to a new market for
solar, new products, service providers
and professionals.
Generating Connections
Who attends?
Professionals whose work and
success involves the solar energy in-
dustry, including:
Manufacturers
Installers and contractors
Distributors
Engineering firms
Utilities
Government representatives and poli-
cymakers
Investors and financiers
Architects, builders and developers
And more
Exhibiting companies represent:
PV Cells and Modules
Balance of Systems
Material and Equipment Suppliers
Distributors/Integrators/Installers/
Solar Service Providers
Thermal
Concentrating Solar Power (CSP), So-
lar Thermal Electric & Concentrating
PV (CPV)
Publications
Other Products and Services
GRO will be highlighting attend-
ees from SPI in the next issue—stay
tuned!
For more information on SPI, visit
.
WINDABA
WINDABA 2012, MONDAY 22 –
WEDNESDAY 24 OCTOBER 2012,
CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL
CONVENTION CENTRE, SOUTH
AFRICA
Windaba is South Africa’s pre-
mier wind energy event; a place where
the industry’s brightest minds meet to
exchange the latest knowledge, forge
meaningful business relationships and
create connections with influential
people around the world. It combines
a comprehensive, high-quality confer-
ence with a first class exhibition and
incomparable networking opportuni-
ties. This is why it is considered “a not
to be missed event” by the internation-
al wind energy community. This sec-
ond edition Windaba is jointly organ-
ised by SAWEA (South African Wind
Energy Association) and its partner,
GWEC (Global Energy Wind Council).