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  • 1. Researched & Organized by THE MOST IMPORTANT & RELEVANT CONCENTRATED SOLAR POWER EVENT CSP Project Development SAVE UP TO $300 Conference & Expo Register before 3 September NEW fOR THIS EVENT 25 - 26 October 2010, Denver, US A unique opportunity to visit the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Solve your CSP project development hurdles THE VERY BEST CSP SPEAKER LINE UP ANYWHERE IN THE and increase your speed to market WORLD! • Locating CSP land - master the trickiest stage of project development through a comprehensive look at the technical, usability and cost issues related to developing on private and public land • Getting into the grid – find out what you need to do to make sure your CSP plant is grid friendly direct from all the stakeholders involved in renewable energy transmission • Winning Profitable PPA’s – utility companies spell out for you how they plan to work with solar technology and give you an inside look at how you can negotiate the best possible PPA’s • Smart CSP Procurement – discover what you need to know to develop a successful and cost effective network of CSP suppliers and technology providers • Sure Fire CSP Finance – get to grips with the best strategies to secure the funding your plant needs and hear best practice tips to win investor confidence 6 REASONS WHY YOU MUST ATTEND THIS SUMMIT 1 Every stage of the of the project 4 150+ Conference & exhibition development cycle examined attendees in detail 5 CSP solution focused exhibition area 2 Top CSP case studies sharing a 6 Online eNetworker which will allow wealth of knowledge & experience you to contact fellow attendees pre and 3 30+ Expert speakers post event! Sponsor: “ “ The CSP Today Conference CSP Today conferences achieve an is THE venue to get to understand optimal combination of technology, this critically important energy financing and applications aspects - to ” ” industry. make it attractive to decision makers. Graham Ford. Heliodynamics Ltd Amnon Samid, AGS Group OPEN NOW to view the program, speaker line-up & much more!
  • 2. Get your CSP project off the ground! The Southwest CSP Gold Rush With the recent introduction of environmental This research has formed the basis of the desert protection legislation the legal hold ups unmissable CSP Project Development The Mojave Desert is second only to Africa’s have become more cumbersome than ever. Conference & Expo agenda - an agenda that Sahara desert in terms of the solar resources is targeted specifically to help you hit your Other obstacles you are likely to face include: required to make the most of Concentrated development goals on time and on budget. Solar Power (CSP) technologies. With the • Pressure to sign agreements pledging to Mojave Desert crossing California, Arizona use union labor Unrivaled CSP specific information and Nevada – some of the largest economies • Whether or not to ‘Buy USA’ and how this and unique networking opportunities in the USA. It is no surprise that 10,836MW of impacts project finance and tax credit Unlike other events, this is solely project CSP is in development this year alone. And it’s availability development focused, and we delve deep into not going to stop there. • Minimizing perceived risks and obtaining the issues and offer you practical tips, sure A recent solar association report states that insurance protection to guarantee a fire strategies and insider solutions that will as of March 2010 the USA has over 432MW bankable project contribute to your projects success. If it doesn’t of operational CSP in production, with an • Commissioning due diligence on water have real tangible business value to CSP additional three CSP plants likely to be rights, land ownership, solar resources, developers it doesn’t make it into our agenda. online by the end of the year, it’s clear the land drainage In just two days you will gain insight into southwestern CSP gold rush is on. Unlike all the issues that matter to your business The more prepared you are to handle these other high density solar regions the southwest and you will have the opportunity to make challenges the less pain they will cause you not only has the raw solar resources, but connections with some of the industry’s finest and the quicker your project’s speed to market a robust business ecosystem and most minds - the connections that could make or will be. Once you are up and running you can importantly, an insatiable appetite for energy break the future success of your plant. then focus on beating out the competition and in the region. There’s no better time or place to streamlining your project - this is going to be a In addition this event focuses on real life develop a CSP plant than right now. competitive market and the winners are going knowledge, lessons learned in the field by The CSP Project Development Conference to be the developers who base their strategy real CSP industry members - there is no & Expo has been created to provide you on the most accurate and up-to-date industry better way to learn than hearing how your with the business intelligence, key facts, information and analysis. peers overcame the obstacles they faced. technology breakdowns, analyst insights and This is why you need to attend the CSP That’s why, wherever possible, every agenda critical industry contacts you need to move Project Development Conference & Expo topic is tackled by someone who has really your CSP project forward with confidence. in Denver on October 25-26. You will master faced that issue and has been there, done your initial development challenges and put that and got the green light. Get Prepped Now and Increase yourself in prime position to come out of the It would take you thousands of man hours Your Speed-To-Market CSP gold rush with a profitable slice of this and great expense to track down and meet prominent solar market. all the attendees at this event on your own. The US CSP market presents you with a If you want your CSP project to succeed your massive opportunity but success is not Helping You Hit Every ROI is clear - you simply will not find another guaranteed. As a CSP executive you already Development Goal way to meet so many high level contacts and know - this is not a simple business and there  CSP site secured get such high quality business intelligence are many hurdles you need to clear in order to  Connected to transmission line that is CSP specific and offers real practical get your plant up and running:  Profitable PPA signed knowledge. California jump-started the world’s CSP  Sufficient finance fixed Take a look at the rest of this brochure to see and the rest of renewable energy industry  Plant constructed within budget the full agenda, read testimonials from our in the ‘80s, but today, the state has earned and on time past delegates and get tips on how to convince the reputation of being the most difficult your CFO to sign off on your conference visit. It’s no easy task to master all your state to site, permit, and construct any development goals, but CSP Today are here to Don’t miss your chance to secure type of renewable energy project in the help - we run dozens of CSP focused events your project’s future and be at the country. ever year all around the globe and we have heart of the CSP revolution. a network of industry experts and leading Did you know: The cost of mitigating developers that we have called upon to help Make the smart choice and book impacts on endangered desert tortoise us construct an agenda that reflects the real now to get the very lowest price populations in San Bernardino County life project development challenges you face. ticket available! (another hot spot for CSP and other Through hundreds of hours of research we renewable) can reach $1 million — per Call 1 800 814 3459 today or have pinpointed the stumbling blocks that tortoise! cost you the most money, time and resources email prodev@csptoday.com to when setting up a new CSP development. reserve your place Call 1800 814 3459 today or email heidi@csptoday.com to reserve your place
  • 3. World Class NEW fOR THIS EVENT: A unique opportunity to visit the NREL site in the afternoon of Wednesday October 27. Tour the facility with CSP Speaker Line Up staff on hand to answer your questions. Places are limited & allocated on a first come first served basis - book early to avoid disappointment Bryan Fortay Ileene Anderson Tom Stoffal MAN CHAIR Executive Vice Centre for Biological Manager President Diversity NREL Broadlands Marshal Salant Debra Lew financial Advisors Managing Director / Project Manager Scott Frier Head - Alternative NREL Chief Operating Energy Finance David Hicks Officer Citi Development Director, Abengoa Solar Morey Wolfson Renewable Energy Albert Fong Transmission NV Energy Chief Engineering Program Manager Bruce Gebhardt Officer Colorado Governor’s Partner Albiasa Solar Energy Office Pathfinder Capital Advisors Scott Paul Jennifer Decesaro Executive Director Senior Energy Analyst Brian Keels Alliance for Department of Manager, Transmission American Energy System Planning Manufacturing Salt River Project Frank Wilkins Eran Mahrer Solar Thermal R&D Carl Zichella Director, Renewable Team Leader Renewable Energy Energy Department of Leader Arizona Public Energy Sierra Club Service Annie Hazlehurst Eric Flodine Maria Baier Draper fisher Vice President - Arizona State Land Jurveston Community Planning Commissioner Strata Equity Arizona State Land Gaurab Hazarika Director, Development Sean Gallagher Department VP of Market Strategy and Analytics Tyler Kropf Duke Energy & Regulatory Affairs Land Advisor Tessera Solar Ashwill Associates Craig Cox Felicia Bellows Executive Director VP of Development Doug Buchanan Inter West Energy Tessera Solar VP of Project Alliance Development Jim Baak BrightSourceEnergy Dale Osborn Executive Director Transmission The Vote Solar Abraham Breehey Planning Technical Initiative Director of Legislative Director Affairs Midwest ISO Riley Moore International Senior Engineer Brotherhood of Rahul Culas Tri-State Generation Boilermakers Executive Director and Transmission Morgan Stanley Grant Rosenblum Melisa Wilson Manager Renewable Helen O’Shea Senior Vice President Resource Integration Deputy Director Union Bank California ISO Western Renewable Energy Project Lee Bailey Mario De Bernardo Natural Resources Managing Director Legislative Liaison/ Defense Council US Renewables Staff Counsel Group California State Paula Mints Lands Commission Director, Energy Roy Averill-Murray Practice Desert Tortoise John White Navigant Consulting Recovery Coordinator Executive Director US fish and Wildlife CEERT Service We´ve got significant interest in addition to this excellent line up of top speakers and we are adding speakers to the fOR fURTHER INfORMATION CHECK program every day! www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment Reserve Your Place Today - www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment
  • 4. Get unique insight from international leading CSP companies Chairman: How to negotiate the perfect PPA: Learn Speaker Q&A Bryan Fortay, Executive Vice President from the experts • Who are the people with proven expertise and experience that can best guide you through the Get a quick insight on project KEYNOTE SESSIONS minefield of PPA contracts and ensure you protect the development issues with 3 of financial viability of your project? the speakers How is America’s CSP goldrush likely to pan out? The inside view on successfully selling KEYNOTE Riley Moore, Senior Engineer, Tri-State • With 10,836MW of CSP currently power Generation and Transmission under development, how are the • How do you entice utilities and guarantee a CASE STUDY market leaders overcoming the hurdles? How are you involved in the • How can you fully exploit CSP’s competitive profitable price for MWs? • Why are EPC contractors such a valuable asset at the project development cycle? edge over PV, Nuclear and Wind projects negotiating table – and how can they help deliver your I’ve been involved in the evaluation of suitable when bidding for the same resource? project on schedule? solar technologies for our needs. This involved • CSP Stakeholder Perspectives: Learn Scott Frier, Chief Operating Officer, Abengoa screening of all available pv & thermal systems. first-hand from leading project developers, investors, utilities and EPC contractors on I’ve also been involved in the preparation & their successes in overcoming development LAND evaluation of PPA RFP’s. Currently, I’m involved challenges and positioning CSP plants on with the development of a hybrid solar thermal/ America’s solar landscape Site selection challenges: How to avoid the fossil project that we would own. Scott Frier, Chief Operating Officer, Abengoa most common issues What can delegates expect to Albert Fong, Chief Engineering Officer, Albiasa • Can you profit from the experiences of realtors who have located the most lucrative solar sites – and learn from your involvement? Doug Buchanan, VP of Project Development, pinpoint your own ideal CSP site? The project I’ve been working on has reduced BrightSourceEnergy • Analyze the critical site selection factors: Substation or eliminated some of the common issues with Sean Gallagher, Vice President of Market locality, DNI data, GIS, topography, foundation, land solar projects: transmission interconnection, Strategy & Regulatory Affairs, Tessera Solar drainage, and environmental factors that may affect the land control etc. Lee Bailey, Managing Director, US functionality of the plant Renewables Group Tom Stoffal, Manager, NREL Albert Fong, Chief Engineering Officer, Eran Maher, Director Renewable Energy, Albiasa Solar Arizona Public Service Tyler Kropf, Land Advisor, Ashwill Associates How are you involved in the John White, Executive Director, CEERT Assessing the usability of the site: How do project development cycle? CSP’s biggest supporter: US you make sure the price is right? Department of Energy • Fundamental site issues that may affect viability: Water Albiasa has a 350MW US solar project pipeline • Which initiatives from the US Department of rights, land ownership, road access and transmission where 60% of those projects are of the Albiasa Energy are driving the industry forward and availability trough technology. For those projects, I have how will this benefit your own projects? • How to negotiate with landowners on the most common been involved in the Greenfield development of • Learn more about the dialogue between the issue – actual land value v potential land value for a the projects to get them to a point with advanced Department of Energy, BLM, and Utilities: solar site – so you secure the land for a fair price staged County permits, interconnection approvals, and engineering a solar field design How will their talks help you take projects Eric Flodine, Vice President Community Planning, that provides the best technology for the to the next level? Strata Equity given site. Once these projects are at a mid Frank Wilkins, Solar Thermal R&D Team Leader, US Department of Energy Landowner options: Private, State or to advanced stage level, I am able to acquire investors who seek ownership in the projects. Jennifer Decesaro, Senior Energy Analyst, federal? US Department of Energy • How are the Bureau of Land Management and State Craig Cox, Executive Director, Inter West Land Commission encouraging project developers to Energy Alliance POWER PURCHASE build on their land? • Environmental roadblocks that slow down permissions: What is your role in the AGREEMENTS What can you do to ensure your projects harmonize company and what does this Understanding your customers: with local ecosystems? entail? Knowledge to strengthen your • How do you decide at an early stage which option has the greater profit potential? I am executive director, responsible for project pitches managing the Interwest Energy Alliance, helping Roy Averill-Murray, Desert Tortoise Recovery Coordinator, • What are the most important buying power to develop policy positions and implementing US Fish and Wildlife Service models and how can you use them to the market-development goals of our members strengthen your project pitches? Maria Baier, Arizona State Land Commissioner, throughout the states of Arizona, Colorado, • How can project developers and utilities Arizona State Land Department Nevada, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming. work together and create a successful Mario De Bernardo, Legislative Liaison/Staff Counsel, partnership that completes a PPA to California State Lands Commission What can delegates expect to deadline? Jim Kenna, Bureau of Land Management (Arizona) learn from your involvement? • To what extent is thermal storage a How we have dealt with similar issues in States business-critical consideration in securing CSP potential on brownfield sites your PPA? • What are the characteristics of contaminated land and throughout our region, as the issues have Eran Maher, Director of Renewable Energy, mining sites that make them attractive locations for related to various renewable energy generation and transmission projects. This includes Arizona Public Service renewable energy projects? collaboration with regional NGOs, as well as David Hicks, Development Director, Renewable • New interactive mapping tools for renewable energy, Energy, NV Energy including state-tracked site- specific information with with state utility commissioners and many other Gaurab Hazarika, Director, Development and renewable energy development potential. stakeholder leaders. Analytics, Duke Energy TBC, Environment Protection Agency Reserve your place today 1 800 814 3459
  • 5. More information, more dialogue, more debate Solar energy v. water restrictions: Western wind and solar Power couple in CSP CASE Mapping out your strategies integration study EXCLUSIVE development STUDY • How to develop a strategy that overcomes the issues • Exclusive insights from NREL ’s • Find out how a commercially profitable of limited water resources and water allocation – and most recent transmission study - what it relationship can be achieved – and how to secures the green light for your project means to be connected to the grid & what secure the essential PPA and investment that do the results mean for your project? will transform the status of your project Grassroots partnerships: Working with Debra Lew, Senior Project Leader, NREL Felicia Bellows, Vice President Development, environmental groups Tessera Solar • Meet lobby groups and advocates who are protecting How CSP projects can the interests of the desert wildlife: How can you overcome the transmission CASE STUDY BANKABILITY collaborate with them – and secure permits faster? hurdle Ileene Anderson, Centre for Biological Diversity Creating investor confidence: What • Hear about the Tri-State’s involvement in Carl Zichella, Renewable Energy Leader, Sierra Club the solar/fossil hybridization concept and else can you do to get investors on Craig Cox, Executive Director, Inter West Energy Alliance discover why they have no transmission your side? interconnect issues • What can you say – and do – to give potential Working with environmental groups • Find out how the Inter West Energy Alliance investors the confidence they need to finance • Hear how the NRDC have coordinated CASE is working collaboratively with leading your project? their efforts with developers and secured STUDY NGOs and other parties in addressing • From 50MW to 250MW: Is it really far harder renewable energy sites siting issues as they relate transmission to get financing for a 250MW project? What Helen O’Shea, Deputy Director Western Renewable Energy development throughout the West hurdles can you expect as your project Project, Natural Resources Defense Council Riley Moore, Senior Engineer, Tri-State increases in size? Generation and Transmission • How important is thermal storage for investors Grassroots partnerships: The impact of Craig Cox, Executive Director, Inter West – and is there a storage threshold they are labor groups and “Buy USA” Energy Alliance comfortable with? • Building effective relationships with unions and interest Annie Hazlehurst, Draper Fisher Jurveston groups to help prevent objections and delays in getting your project underway PROCUREMENT Marshal Salant, Managing Director / Head - Alternative Energy Finance, Citi • How does the “Buy American” clause impact on the Rahul Culas, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley potential pool of US suppliers to the CSP industry and Technology selection and performance assessment: Melissa Wilson, Senior Vice President, Union current suppliers in Europe and China? Bank Scott Paul, Executive Director, Alliance for American forecasts & profitability Manufacturing • Hear about the performance of pilot Tax equity: How do you tap into what’s projects: How they are operating, how they Abraham Breehey, Director of Legislative Affairs, will scale up for the 50MW – 150MW+ PPAs, on offer – and is it worthwhile? International Brotherhood of Boliermakers • Get to grips with what tax equity can do for your and how this will translate to investment project and see how to raise the finance that Land acquisition on private and BLM land into larger utility scale plants will propel it forward. • What are the essential factors when Project developers share their experiences on • Who are the active investors willing to offer tax CASE designing a solar field, making sure identifying the ideal CSP site: equity? STUDY the budget is realistic and calculating • What was the greatest challenge? • What are the chances of securing investment at profitability? • What happened that was unexpected – yields you find attractive? and how was it resolved? • How can performance protocols and performance guarantees evolve to help you Bruce Gebhardt, Partner, Pathfinder Capital • How many people were involved in the process? Advisors present a more bankable project? • What was the cost/time invested? Albert Fong, Chief Engineering Officer, Albiasa Risk and insurance: Preparing for Pricing your project: How to avoid the unexpected TRANSMISSION costly surprises • How do you mitigate the risks involved with • Comprehensive review of procurement your project and get the financial backing you costs for a CSP plant: How do current and Transmission viability concerns: What’s new suppliers foresee costs changing in the need? happening – and about to happen? • What contingency plans are in place to protect next 6 months, 12 months, and the next 5 your project – and are they adequate? • Where do solar projects stand in the transmission line years? queue? • Who is liable if your PPA is at risk? • Developing a realistic project timeline for • What warranties do you have for equipment • How do you get power from the grid in a timely deliverables: How do you keep a project on manner? How will the power be managed? What is the deployed on the solar field? schedule and within budget? • What is the quality of the sponsor? strength of the lines? • What supplier guarantees are essential – • How will regulators and balancing authorities provide a solution to deal with the power demand and achieve the and who is liable if deadlines are not met? How SolarReserve raised funds CASE RPS standard for the county? EPC partnerships: How do you in a post recession economy STUDY Brian Keel, Manager, Transmission System Planning, • How did SolarReserve convince the select the best financial partner? financial community to give them funding to Salt River Project • How can an EPC be your financial partner successfully get their project off the ground? Morey Wolfson, Transmission Program Manager, and work out a financial model that helps Colorado Governor’s Energy Office Lee Bailey, Managing Director, US Renewables secure project finance? Grant Rosenblum, Manager Renewable Resource Group • How does an EPC cover the guarantees Integration, California ISO so that the bank is sufficiently confident to CSP success story: BrightSourceEnergy Dale Osborn, Transmission Planning Technical Director, approve your project finance? What is the secret behind their success and what Midwest ISO • Key considerations in choosing the right lessons can you learn and implement in your own Adam Browning, Executive Director, The Vote Solar partner: How do you evaluate cost control, project? Initiative and product contingency with a view to Doug Buchanan, VP of Project Development, Paula Mints, Director Energy Practice, Navigant getting your project completed ahead of BrightSourceEnergy Consulting schedule and under budget? Check out the latest program updates on www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment
  • 6. The CSP’s industry premier Conference & Exhibition Sponsorship/Exhibiting Opportunities “ The DOW chemical team is again very proud to be one of the Sponsoring, exhibiting or advertising with us is one of the best sponsors of the CSP Sevilla. It was again three unbelievable days and most cost effective ways to prospect, generate interest, move where we could connect to our partners, understand the industry companies through your pipeline and ultimately make deals. It and regulatory trends and join on future developments. CSP has gives you a unique and valuable opportunity to build relationships a bright future and the CSP conference is a great tool for anybody and imprint your company name on the summit attendees and all of the 40,000+ industry contacts we’ll be promoting to for the next ” that wishes to participate in this industry. DOW chemical 15 weeks. If your company is looking to be one of the leaders in the Our CSP Today focused exhibition has proven really successful concentrated solar power space then call today for more and every year we outgrow previous venues. We have learned information on exactly how we can help you. that it´s not all about size, but selection is even more important! That is why as a potential exhibitor and/or sponsor you will need to pass a relevance test. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: This ensures that our delegates get the most value from the Jim Cohen event and that our limited exhibitors and sponsors really get the Commercial Director of CSP North America attention and the business they seek. Every sponsor and exhibit T: 800 814 3459 ext 7523 campaign will be customized to meet your specific objectives so call Jim Cohen today on 800 814 3459 ext 7523 to discuss your F: 1 646-478-9007 best options. E: jcohen@csptoday.com W: www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment Past Attendees Abener Abengoa Solar European Investment Bank Flabeg Rioglass Saint Gobain Acciona Santander CSP Today´s Summits in USA, Europe and MENA have surpassed ACS Cobra FPL Energy SCHOTT expectations and attracted thousands of industry professionals. Alstom Power Fluor SENER See below for a snapshot of companies that attended our previous Areva Gas Natural Stirling Engine events: Aries Ingeniería y GDF Suez Systems For more information on who you will meet at the CSP Today Project Sistemas GE Energy Shell Development Conference & Expo please visit BASF Good Energies Siemens www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment. We strive to keep an Bechtel Google SkyFuel updated list of the companies that are already registered to attend. Bosch Rexroth Guardian Solar Millenium BrightSource Energy Iberdrola Solar Power Group Capital Energy International Energy Solar Reserve CIEMAT- PSA Agency PX DLR Lahmeyer Suntrof International DoE Valoriza Lauren Engineers & DoW World Bank Constructors E.ON Worley Parsons Ferrostaal Elecnor Masdar Endesa Morgan Stanley ENEL Natural Electric eSolar NREL ESTELA Petrobras We´ve got significant interest in addition to this excellent line up of top speakers and we are adding speakers to the fOR fURTHER INfORMATION VISIT program every day! www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment Reserve your place today 1 800 814 3459
  • 7. CSP Project Development USA CSP Today isn’t just about summits! Date & Venue Join the CSP Today network for the latest 25-26 October, Doubletree Hotel, industry news, updates and more, including: Denver, US • Focused eBriefs • Up to date reports & industry studies • Interviews from industry experts • CSP today linked in group to meet & • Technology updates network with other executives online! $50 discount Go to www.csptoday.com to sign up for our CSP updates! use this discount code PASS PRICES – SEE HOW MUCH YOU SAVE BY BOOKING EARLY to claim an extra $50 off EARLY BIRD LAST CHANCE FULL Pass Type Expires Sept 3 Expires Oct 8 PRICE Diamond Pass Access to the full conference, exhibition & networking area during the 25-26 October conference. Access to the pdf presentations 2 $2890 $3090 $3190 weeks after the event & access to the full audio recording of the event and the slides 2 months post event for a year. PLUS: The Concentrated Solar Power Markets Report Platinum Pass Access to the full conference, exhibition & networking area during the 25 – 26 October. Access to the pdf presentations 2 $1295 $1495 $1595 weeks after the event PLUS: access to the full audio recording of the event and the slides 2 months post event for a year Gold Pass Access to the full conference, exhibition & networking area $1095 $1295 $1395 during the 25 – 26 October. Access to the pdf presentations 2 weeks after the event Academic Pass Available to academics and NGO’s only – all will be verified. $795 $845 $895 Access to the full conference, access to exhibition & networking area during the 25 – 26 October. Access to the pdf presentations 2 weeks after the event Site Visit to NREL Reserved place on exclusive site visit to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Limited places allocated on a first come first served basis $150 Online access Interactive conference proceedings with audio recording + presentations from the event (available from 2 months after the event via link & password) $300 Mr/Mrs/Ms/Dr: First name: Last name: Company: Position/Title: Telephone: Fax: Email: Address: Zipcode: Country: I enclose a check/draft for: Credit card number: (Payable to FC Business Intelligence Ltd) Expiry date: Security number: Please invoice my company: Name on card: Purchase Order Number: Please charge my credit card: Amex Visa Mastercard Signature: 3 EASY WAYS TO REGISTER RIGHT NOW! ONLINE Secure & simple registration online at www.csptoday.com/projectdevelopment EMAIL prodev@csptoday.com Just give us your details and pass type – we’ll do the rest! PHONE Call the CSP Today team on 1 800 814 3459 Cancellation Policy Places are transferable without any charge. Cancellations before of VAT or other applicable national taxes unless otherwise stated. Taxes will be charged where applicable at the prevailing rate on the invoice date and the relevant details will appear on the invoice. The organizers September 10 2010, incur an administrative charge of 25%. If you cancel your registration on or after September 10, 2010 we will be obliged to charge you the full fee. All credit card registrations are subject reserve the right to make changes to the agenda without notice. FC Business Intelligence takes every care to a 5% administration fee. Please note - you must notify CSP Today in writing of a cancellation to ensure that prices quoted are correct at time of publishing, however registrations will only be accepted (to heidi@csptoday.com), or we will be obliged to charge you the full fee. All prices displayed are exclusive if there is no material error in the price advertised on the website.
  • 8. Researched & Organized by THE MOST IMPORTANT & RELEVANT CONCENTRATED SOLAR POWER EVENT CSP Project Development SAVE UP TO $300 Conference & Expo Register before 3 September NEW fOR THIS EVENT 25 - 26 October 2010, Denver, US A unique opportunity to visit the National Renewable Energy Laboratory Solve your CSP project development hurdles THE VERY BEST CSP SPEAKER LINE UP ANYWHERE IN THE and increase your speed to market WORLD! • Locating CSP land - master the trickiest stage of project development through a comprehensive look at the technical, usability and cost issues related to developing on private and public land • Getting into the grid – find out what you need to do to make sure your CSP plant is grid friendly direct from all the stakeholders involved in renewable energy transmission • Winning Profitable PPA’s – utility companies spell out for you how they plan to work with solar technology and give you an inside look at how you can negotiate the best possible PPA’s • Smart CSP Procurement – discover what you need to know to develop a successful and cost effective network of CSP suppliers and technology providers • Sure Fire CSP Finance – get to grips with the best strategies to secure the funding your plant needs and hear best practice tips to win investor confidence 6 REASONS WHY YOU MUST ATTEND THIS SUMMIT 1 Every stage of the of the project 4 150+ Conference & exhibition development cycle examined attendees in detail 5 CSP solution focused exhibition area 2 Top CSP case studies sharing a 6 Online eNetworker which will allow wealth of knowledge & experience you to contact fellow attendees pre and 3 30+ Expert speakers post event! Sponsor: Media Partners: OPEN NOW to view the program, speaker line-up & much more!