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The Global Solar Council is international non-profit association of the national, regional and international associations in solar energy and the world‘s leading corporations. Founded in 2015, we offer programs in regulatory policy, trade policy, new market opening and jobs & skills training.  We aim to enable solar energy to deliver on the promise of clean & distributed power, economic development and access to opportunity.

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    Public-Private Dialogue, IRENA 8th Assembly

    Stimulating talks were conducted at the first Private-Public Dialogue in the framework of the IRENA 8th Assembly. Recognising investment levels in renewable energy are still far from what is needed to decarbonise the energy sector, the Coalition for Action has focused its joint efforts to the topic of scaling up of renewable energy investment - both private and community based. 
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  • Upcoming events

    SEIA Finance & Tax Seminar

    When: Thursday, March 01, 2018 at 08:00 AM
    Where: JP Morgan Chase in New York, NY

    The SEIA Finance and Tax Seminar, the solar industry’s preeminent tax event, will convene as the current Administration and Congress have made tax reform one of their highest priorities. The seminar will bring together industry legal, financial and solar business experts from the private sector and government for an in-depth look at the tax reform debate on Capitol Hill, the future of the Investment Tax Credit, and other tax incentives.

    Join to discuss hot topics such as energy storage as well as important issues around debt, private equity, and tax equity.

    Global Photovoltaic Conference 2018

    When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 09:00 AM through March 16, 2018
    Where: Kimdaejung Convention Center in Chipyeong-dong, Seo-gu, Gwangju, South Korea

    The main goal of the conference is to provide a high-level international forum to review and stimulate the progress of the PV market. The event will cover the whole value chain of photovoltaics from materials to systems as well as the non-technological realms such as market development and policies.