Solar Energy East Africa

Sarova PanAfric Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya

10 - 11 March 2015

Solar Energy East Africa is a two-day, high-level conference that aims to support and accelerate the deployment of solar and off-grid renewable energy in Africa, and break down the barriers to development - financial, political, technological - by bringing together key stakeholders, including investors, policy makers, developers, energy companies, financiers, NGOs, manufacturers and suppliers.

Solar Finance & Investment

Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London

10 - 11 March 2015

Solar Finance & Investment launched as an EMEA focused conference. The event has been developed to focus on growth, challenges and the prospects of solar investment and project finance in Europe, Middle East and Africa, looking at the changes in the investing landscape through discussion, case-study and leading keynote presentations from the forerunners in solar finance. This sell-out launch event attracted 200+ delegates to the New Amouries, Tower of London. In 2015, Solar Finance & Investment conference will be a 2-day event exploring UK energy price trends and policy, financing for rooftop as well as profitability and import/export.

Solar & Off-grid Renewables West Africa

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra, Ghana

21 - 22 April 2015

West Africa offers a huge potential opportunity, not just to make use of the incredible irradiation levels but to bring access to secure, clean energy and jobs across the region. The second Solar & Off-Grid Renewables Africa conference and exhibition will move to Ghana in September. This high-level conference will bring the international and local solar community together to increase deployment of solar power in West Africa.

Large-Scale Solar UK

Thistle Bristol City Centre, Bristol, UK

28 - 30 April 2015

Large-Scale Solar UK was the first and only dedicated sell-out large-scale conference of its kind launched in 2013. With a guided site visit included and additional planners' workshop to took place on 29 April, this year's event was hosted at Kelham Hall in Nottinghamshire. An extensive conference programme focusing on large-scale solar in the UK will follow on in April 2015.

Solar Power Portal Awards

The Vox, Resort World, NEC, Birmingham, UK

13 October 2015

Focusing on all areas of the solar industry, the purpose of the awards is to recognise and celebrate good practice, professionalism, quality, safety and innovation, with the aim of being a marker of the brightest and best that UK solar has to offer.

Solar Energy UK

The NEC, Birmingham, UK

13 - 15 October 2015

Solar Energy UK is the leading dedicated solar exhibition in the UK, offering a unique trading platform tailored to the needs of the UK solar industry. Consisting of an exhibition, seminars and roadshow series, the Solar Energy UK portfolio is designed to actively support the development of the UK solar industry through a range of innovative educational and promotional platforms.

Past events

  • Solar Energy UK Installer Roadshow

    UK, 10 - 26 February 2015

    Solar Energy UK Roadshow is a series of half day seminars that provide an accessible, educational opportunity for SME and commercial businesses to learn more about all the latest trade essentials for running a successful solar business in the upcoming year.

  • Solar Energy Southeast Asia

    IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand, 25 – 26 November 2014

    Solar Energy SE Asia is a conference series empowering solar business, solar developments and advanced technology solutions within the ASEAN region. The event offers a high-level trading platform to organisations that are looking to expand and develop their business in this fast growing new market.

  • Next Generation Solar PV Finance

    Andaz Hotel, Wall Street, New York, USA, 29 September 2014

    “Solar is growing so fast it is going to overtake everything. It could double every two years.” Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Could Moore’s Law, the computing idea that capacity will double every two years, apply to the US solar industry? It will when solar companies dramatically increase their access to capital. Join the second conference in PV-Tech’s PV Finance Series and meet with developers, operators and panel manufacturers seeking investment to take already profitable businesses to the next level.

  • Making CfDs work for solar

    Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London, UK, 25 June 2014

    Under the new CfD regime in the UK, renewable technologies will have to compete by auction with one another to win a CfD contract. Solar has been classed as a mature technology by the UK Government so will need to compete with the likes of onshore wind, energy from waste with CHP, hydro, landfill gas and sewage gas. Come to this crucial one-day conference and make sense of the fast-approaching new era in UK solar finance.

  • Doing Solar Business in East & West Africa

    Ramada Hotel Konrad-Zuse Platz 14, Munich, Germany, 3 June 2014

    Doing Solar Business in East & West Africa is designed to showcase the splendid opportunities presented by East and West Africa, tipped by many as the hottest region for solar PV. The event will connect attendees with policy-makers, developers, financiers and infrastructure experts to outline, step-by-step how you can work in the region. The 'Doing Solar Business' half day seminars are held in Munich during Intersolar.

  • Doing Solar Business in the UK

    Ramada Hotel Konrad-Zuse Platz 14, Munich, Germany, 3 June 2014

    Doing Solar Business in the UK is an international programme, promoting and educating the international solar community on trade opportunities and policy updates within the UK solar market. In addition, Solar Media will also be hosting our newest seminar series, Doing Solar Business in East & West Africa taking place alongside the UK programme. The 'Doing Solar Business' one-day seminars are held in Munich during Intersolar.