Siemens Industry recently announced dates for Solar Exchange East, which will take place in conjunction with the North Carolina Solar Center on September 21 at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. Designed for manufacturers and developers of solar power, the event will include topics such as advancing clean energy for a sustainable economy, solar tracking and thin film technology, financing in the solar power industry, and CAE advances in solar satellite development.
According to recent statistics, the solar industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the U.S., surpassing $6 billion in sales in 2010 with more than 2.6 GW of installed solar capacity nationwide.
“Siemens has been a committed industry partner in the solar industry since the early 1950s, and this support includes not only the development of innovative products and solutions, but being a market leader through thought leadership, legislative initiatives and facilitating grants for research to progress solar initiatives,” says Richard Myers, senior director of solar vertical markets for Siemens.
For more information, visit www.usa.siemens.com/solarexchange