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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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    17th Swiss National Photovoltaics Conference

    When: Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 09:00 AM through March 28, 2019
    Where: Kursaal Bern, Switzerland

    The solar power industry is scheduled to meet at the Swiss National Photovoltaics Congress on 26 and 27 March. At the Kursaal Bern, experts will describe the current market situation, present new technologies, and discuss the political framework. What will Switzerland’s energy supply be like in 2035? In what direction is the national and global market’s development going? The event is again expected to attract around 500 interested people and will open on presentations of the current energy policy and new market models. 

    Long version of the event announcement: Link to English version (PDF)
    More information and registration: www.swissolar.ch/pv2019 (German) / www.swissolar.ch/fr/pv2019 (French)
    Programme: Link to German version (PDF) / Link to French version (PDF)

    Australia’s premier solar, storage and smart energy conference and exhibition

    When: Tuesday, April 02, 2019 at 09:00 AM through April 03, 2019
    Where: International Convention Center Sydney

    The annual Smart Energy Conference & Exhibition is Australia’s premier solar, storage and smart energy conference and exhibition. Held in Sydney from 2-3 April 2019 event organiser the Smart Energy Council is expecting over 6000 delegates and 100 exhibitors and partners. 

    A massive (and unstoppable) transformation is currently underway in the energy sector in Australia. The total installed solar PV capacity in Australia just reached 10.1 GW. It is an amazing milestone and about 9.8 GW higher than forecast by energy experts a decade ago. 

    In 2019 the Smart Energy Conference and Exhibition will focus on the nature and pace of that transformation. 

    Attendees will be spoilt for choice, FREE ENTRY includes: 
    1.A chance to research and learn from over 120 smart energy sector experts in the 2-day multi-stream conference program, including 2018 Global Energy Prize winner Prof Martin Green (invited). 
    2.Exclusive access to a range of networking opportunities including breakfast symposium, coffee lounges, lunch mixers and networking drinks. 
    3.Experiencing an exhibition showcase of excellence - the very latest innovations in solar, storage and batteries, electric vehicles and energy management 
    4.Fantastic investment opportunities and much more. 

    Visit: http://www.smartenergyexpo.org.au/for more information.

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