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  • 1. THE MOST CRUCIAL & RELEVANT UTILITy SCALE PV EVENT save up IN THE UNITED STATES to $300 if you register Utility Scale PV Yield early Optimization Conference & Expo November 30 - December 1 2010, San José, US Drive Down your LCOE and Boost your MW TOP PV EXPERTS WORLDWIDE: Output through Improved Balance of Systems Engineering • MasteRING LCoe - understand today’s most accurate LCOE calculation methods that can help you deliver on PPA expectations and win more projects • optIMaL pLaNt LaYout - PV project construction experts reveal the design lessons learned from existing plants in the US & Europe that will help you maximize your plant’s performance • sMaRt CoMpoNeNt seLeCtIoN - hear manufacturers examine the reliability, durability and efficiency of their products so that you can evaluate your ROI and improve your LCOE • Bos WIRING WINs - find out how to stay within 2% of wiring loss, calculate the copper consumption that benefits your plant and secure durable wiring that will enhance your plant’s output • RooF aND GRouND MouNtING stRateGIes - gain technical insight into this critical design factor - discover the right plan and budget that will help your plants O&M and guarantee protection in harsh weather conditions • MINIMIZe & FoReCast DoWNtIMe - discover the various monitoring solutions and key data so you can arm yourself with information to forecast and avoid costly time offline 6 reasons why you must attend this summit 1. The only engineering focused 4. The most relevant international PV event, take the opportunity PV experience in one room to discuss real plant 5. PV Balance of System focused performance issues in detail break out sessions & exhibition 2. 25+ Expert speakers area 3. 150+ top attendees from EPCs, 6. Online eNetworker which will developers and technology allow you to contact fellow providers attendees pre and post event! Event Sponsors: Official Partners: “ Enjoyed the atmosphere and easy networking ” opportunities, Thank You! Hilti Corporation Open now to view the program, speaker line-up & much more!
  • 2. WELCOME TO THE ONLy PV BALANCE Of SySTEMS ENgINEERINg fOCUSED EVENT IN THE US Master Balance of System Engineering – and Win the Battle for PV Market Share The Competitive Edge in Utility Scale PV because by factoring in overall plant efficiency > Inverter reliability & durability With 6,600MW of utility scale PV under the numbers show that the cost cut is not worth > Mounting systems development solar is fast becoming a major it. Thousands of engineering decisions like this go into the development and operation of a > Corner junction boxes supplier of US grid energy. This market is heating up - that means it’s vital that you harvest successful PV plant - considering BoS at every > Wiring design every kilowatt-hour possible from your plant. To step carves out the efficiency gains that dictate > String level monitoring & inverter monitoring do that you need exceptional engineering. profit margins. > fixed tilt,1-axis & 2-axis trackers yet few companies are focusing on Balance of The Best in PV Engineering Experience > grounding lugs, roof membranes and many Systems (BoS) - components that account for more Whether it is poor component selection, over 50% of total system costs. If you act now and flawed plant layout, costly wire design or badly Plus, we look at warranties and host an improve your plants BoS you will sharpen your executed O&M - inadequate Balance of System instrumental BoS discussion with major competitive edge and improve your Levelized Engineering costs you time, money and output stakeholders, equipment manufacturers, design Cost of Energy (LCOE) in one smart move. - this results in lost market share, terminated groups, and utilities on developing standards to PPAs, and ugly balance sheets. Don’t let it maximize efficiency gains. This is why CSP today has created The Utility Scale PV Yield Optimization Conference & happen to you! Attend The Utility Scale PV yield Optimization Conference & Expo 2010 and put Your Technical Concerns answered Expo 2010 - an event packed with practical PV yourself on the path to long term success. Should you take a hit on initial costs and shoot for engineering advice that will help you win big in for long-term efficiency, or keep initial costs low? utility scale PV. With only 92MW of utility scale PV running in Are fixed tilt or 1-axis and 2-axis trackers the best You Need To Get Your BoS Right - Now the US there has been little time to develop option? How do you reconcile projected vs actual best practices - but developers, EPC’s, utilities performance? All these questions and more are Plant production is critical in assessing solar and installers can take a shortcut and look to tackled at the Utility Scale PV Yield Optimization project viability and the bigger the contract, the lessons learned from Europe that will save time Conference & Expo giving you the case study bigger the stakes. That’s why BoS is critical now and money. examples and the technical facts and figures you that PV is ramping up to utility scale. you know how vital it is to secure capital - to do this you This is why the Utility Scale PV Yield need to make smart BOS choices. need attainable predicted production levels that Optimization Conference & Expo 2010 features guarantee enticing returns for your investors. In experts from across the global PV industry who Get Balanced, Efficient and Profitable – a market where every cent counts LCOE errors will share their BoS engineering experiences, Get Your Ticket Now! & poor engineering will kill your bottom line. best practice tips and strategies. In developing The 2 days you spend at this event will be 2 of your this agenda we have conducted hundreds of best days in PV this year. Every session is focused Proving Bankability hours of research to pinpoint the discussion on information that will maximize your plant’s Investor and PPA provider confidence is yield (look over the page for the full agenda!). topics that will help you formulate a Balance of essential to project development. By getting And with the ability to meet, arrange meetings Systems approach to tweak your plant into a BoS engineering right you give yourself the best and follow up with all the attendees through our streamlined solar powerhouse. Here is a small chance of avoiding the electrical losses and networking website you are guaranteed to make taste of what you will learn at the show: efficiency shortfalls that lead to losing financial connections with some of PV’s finest minds! support. your plant will also demonstrate a > Tips & strategies on how to meet PPA consistent ability to meet your promised level performance projections Get your ticket now to the only event of energy - a plus for you and PV as an industry > Case studies on how European plants in the on-going battle with other renewable achieved optimal performance that will help you master balance of energy solutions. systems engineering and push your plant > System design considerations that reduce labour, wiring materials and overall costs performance to the peak of its potential The BoS Difference > Component manufactures speak on product Improving BoS means you need to evaluate your reliability, warranty and O&M support for your Make the smart choice and book now to system by looking at plant design, component plant get the very lowest price ticket available! selection and integration and predicting how > How intelligent systems can give you every change will affect costs and overall essential performance data and forecast output. It avoids the buy and try approach to power output failures engineering. Simply, when you focus on BoS - This conference drills down into component your plant’s life expectancy goes up. selection & integration, optimal design, & for example, smart BoS dictates that you never O+M to an advanced technical level of detail – buy a cheap module to cut short term costs - covering every major component and technology including: EMaIL pvyield@csptoday.com OR REGISTRaTION IS qUICk aND EaSY CaLL NOW TO BOOk YOUR SEaT 1 800 814 3459 www.csptoday.com/pvbos See you in San José in November! Don’t miss this event! Call now to secure your seat – early bookers get the best prices! www.csptoday.com/pvbos
  • 3. World Class Speaker Line Up Top International PV Speakers David fernandez Mark Earley TOP NETWORKINg Senior Vice President Fottowatio Renewble Ventures Chief Electrical Engineer NFPa TOP INfORMATION The Utility Scale PV Yield Optimization Conference & Expo Christopher Dymond Michael fife offers you the unique opportunity to get crucial technical Solar Technical Developer Director of Quality and information and invaluable face time with the people that EnXco Reliability matter. By signing up for the conference today you will PV Powered benefit from: Manfred Baechier Chief Technical Officer Phoneix Solar Steve Hummel Vice President of 1 Online access To all Delegates Message clients and new contacts, arrange meetings and follow up after the event (great if you Engineering lose that crucial business card!) Daniel Breig PV Powered PE Director Southern California Edison Pete De graff 2 25+ Expert Speakers Expert speakers from Developers, EPCs and Technology Providers, ready to pass on a wealth of Executive Vice President of Worldwide experience at this one-of-a-kind event Matt Campbell Director of Utility Products SunPower Sales & Marketing Satcon 3 all New BoS Business Groups Break out sessions discussing how do you implement engineering knowledge from the Jeff Krisa conference back to the office. So you can meet forrest Collins Senior Vice President business objectives on current and future projects Senior Systems Engineer Juwi Solar North america Tigo Energy 4 PV Balance of Systems Solutions Expo THE place to find solutions to your Balance of System challenges and get the latest on EPC Tim Zgonena Lionel Bony Principal Engineer Director, Office of strategies and technical solutions Underwriter Labs the Chief Scientist RMI 5 Exclusive Networking Drinks Party a great chance to network with your industry peers in a relaxed environment Jerald Hunter Mechanical Engineer Cara Libby Salt River Project Project Manager, gary Lawson Renewable Energy EPRI New for This Event! Supervisor Power Contracts, Energy Interactive Working Group Discussion Trading & Contracts Department Rob Wills SMUD Energy and Trading Juggling Utility PV Business Processes & BoS Intergrid BoS costs include; initiation and origination; financing and Ward Bower contracting; system design and procurement; permitting, Stephen Smith testing and inspecting; site preparation, installation and Distinguished Member founder testing; operation, monitoring and maintenance. of the Technical Staff Solvida Energy Sandia National Labs But meeting these business process objectives is made cumbersome and costly by the challenges of information, Paula Mints customization, inexperience, unfamiliarity, and lack of Arturo Alvarez Director, Energy accountability and oversight. Project Engineer Practice Energy albiasa Solar Navigant Consulting This session will explore ways to overcome these challenges and decrease projects business Luis Recuero processes costs. Generalia Group 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/pvbos Reserve Your place today - 1 800 814 3459
  • 4. get unique insight from leading PV companies UTILITy SCALE PV The SEGIS Program – Increasing PLANT ENgINEERINg & LANDSCAPE Grid Connectivity DESIgN > Learn how the SEgIS program aims to PV Plant Performance Lessons increase PV penetration into the utility EPC & Installer Case Studies: from the USa & Europe grid and max out the economic value of Optimizing BOS Plant Layout > Identify the location specific factors solar energy - potentially giving your profit > Installation strategies revealed - discover how that can affect efficiency by hearing an margins a healthy boost to look at the full life cycle of your plant and evaluation of performance in the US and > Results from recent Balance of Systems take labor, wiring and O&M costs into account Europe - enabling you to better predict when planning for a profitable future research and development are in - hear plant feasibility how today’s advances in the lab will lead > Benefit from top technical tips such as how you > find out whether the largest PV to commercial solutions that improve your can pack in the highest amount of modules installations met the expected $kw plant’s performance possible and avoid the efficiency losses caused installed and generation expectations so by shading Ward Bower, Distinguished Member of the you know how to emulate their success Technical Staff, sandia National Labs > EPC’s are improving your plant’s reliability - > Leading developers share the insights hear how they are guaranteeing a minimum and best practice tips they have quantity of energy is delivered against the accumulated building PV plants in the INVERTERS – HOW TO TREAT amount of irradiation available European market PV’S ACHILLES HEEL Manfred Baechler, Chief Technical Officer, David fernandez, Senior Vice President, phoenix solar Fotowatio Renewable ventures Inverter Types, Sizes and Luis Recuero, Generalia Group Christopher Dymond, Solar Technical Communication forrest Collins, Senior Systems Engineer, Developer, enXco > Uncover the types of intelligent Juwi solar North america Arturo Alvarez, Project Engineer, communication now available and see albiasa solar whether your project is the right size for COMPONENT EffICIENCy, The Tech Specs Utilities Want these solutions to be economical RELIABILITy & ROI > Examine the perceived risks of implementing That Will Win PPas small inverters vs large inverters and the Plug & Play Designs & > find out the level of performance output economy of scale required to support large Pre-assembly Solutions you need to guarantee partnerships and inverters - potentially saving you significant > fuses, lightning arrestors, surge suppressors, lock in long term provider relationships O&M costs meters and monitors - gain insight into the > Utility companies plant preferences > gain insight into the accustomed monitoring pre-assembly integrated systems that can save - discover whether you should focus you time and money and controlling assets that complement your plant design on being economical, > Balancing material costs and labor costs - utility SCADA systems efficient or customized analyze the approaches available and assess Steve Hummel, Vice President of Engineering, > Utilities speak on interconnection & grid which model makes most sense for your pv powered transmissions lines going up to 750 kV budget and time line and what can be done to limit electrical Representative TBC, satcon > Beating back environmental factors - learn efficiency losses Inverter Reliability & Durability about the preventive measures you can take > Hear an examination of what utilities that mitigate the risks of wind loading and Witness a debate on the burning issue of expect from the future of PV concerning earthquakes - cutting your down time and inverter reliability by inverter manufacturers intermittency and energy storage issues saving O&M costs and EPCs covering questions such as: Jerald Hunter, Mechanical Engineer, > Strong roots make profitable plants - take a salt River project > How are inverters improving the detailed look at how the strength and weight of gary Lawson, Supervisor Power Contracts, performance ratio to harvested electricity your foundation and frame structures affects Energy Trading & Contracts Department, & what service agreements are available to long term plant performance sMuD energy and trading secure every possible kwh of energy > Inverter failure - how does degradation Critical Roof Mount & Ground Southern California Edison’s affect efficiency over time and what is the Mount Concerns PV Perspective full extent of this on overall BoS and plant > Understand the fundamental structural design > gain a utility user design and O+M downtime? concerns that matter: age of roof, membrane perspective as SCE share lessons of the roof, ease to replace on the roof and > What is the long term effect of air cooled learned and what improvements were leaking & foundations inverters on printed circuit boards mounted made on BoS components to enhance > find out how you can protect your roof using unenclosed inside the cabinet as they efficiency and durability of their PV sealants and supporting equipment that satisfy become exposed to extreme temperatures projects building codes and safety regulations and humidity over time? > Examination of cost and grid parity, - > get to grips with the right ways to ground your looking at the attributes of electric utility Michael fife, Director of Quality and Reliability, pv powered module, attach clips/grounding lugs and how service, the cost elements of electric to protect the grounding lugs service and comparison of PV cost to Representative TBC, satcon > What should your geotechnical study cover? other generation types And how will the capacity of the soil affect your Daniel Breig, PE Director, foundation choices? southern California edison Reserve your place today - www.csptoday.com/pvbos
  • 5. More information, more dialogue, more debate Wiring Design, Durability & ADVANCED PERfORMANCE & Warranty & Insurance – Efficiency OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE Who Is Responsible for an > How to master cost effective wiring, learn Underperforming Plant? what you need to do to keep your wiring LCOE Sensitivity assessed > Make sure you are safeguarding your PV losses under the 2% benchmark > What are the potential cost and LCOE project - understand the securities you > Avoiding burnout - find out how to secure sensitivities when PV systems lack can put into place to protect against the a durable wiring system that can cope with reliability? Examine the risks so you are possibility of plant performance dipping the unexpected DC or AC flash accidents that better able to handle these costly situations below PPA terms can destroy equipment and lead to costly > Discover the most accurate way to calculate > Examine equipment warranty worst case site shutdowns LCOE – what values should be used low, scenarios and discover who is liable > Equip yourself with expert cost saving tips high or most probable? and what you can do to prepare for the on wiring systems, copper consumption, Matt Campbell, Director of Utility Products, unexpected where to place breakers and fuses and sunpower more ADVANCES IN BALANCE Of > Evaluate the role of corner junction boxes PV O&M Uncovered SySTEMS ENgINEERINg and how they can limit the wire needed to > find out the results of EPRI’s O&M study connect modules - plan ahead and you’ll including cost estimates and the main Manufacturing Standards: save on labor and materials! causes of PV system failure and relative Enhancing Component Mark Earley, Chief Electrical Engineer, NFpa frequencies so you are prepared for real life Performance Robert Wills, Intergrid scenarios > The BoS components that will boost your > Evaluating the pros and cons of in-house vs. plant’s performance - get a comprehensive The Costs & Benefits of Tracker outsourced O&M so you can tailor a strategy look at the UL listed products and hear how Technology that helps your plant generate power over a and when the list will be expanded > With decreasing module prices what is now longer time within budget > European manufactures share their insight the most cost effective strategy – deploying Cara Libby, Project Manager Renewable into how best to use standard EU equipment more modules or using tracking to increase Energy, epRI with American UL standards - so you can get efficiency? equipped using proven methods > After twenty years does the cent/per watt Performance Monitoring 101 > Safety strategies to secure plant operation cost make sense? gain an in depth look at > Hear practical tips to prevent communication - find out how to balance a high degree of whether tracks really generate the levels of failure so you don’t lose prediction data and safety without overreaching your budget power expected ensure you get paid for the every kw your Tim Zgonenam, Principal Engineer, > find out how to tweak your system so that plant produces underwriter Labs the tracker alignment and programmable > String level monitoring – discover the logic controller are accurate - reducing effective, budget friendly methods that will Shaping the Future of US stress and making your tracker last longer slash your labor costs Standards CaSE STUDY: an assessment of > Take a look at multiple site monitoring > Be part of an instrumental BoS discussion solutions - a valuable tool in quickly and with key stakeholders, major equipment Comparative Technology manufacturers, design groups and utilities easily comparing and analyzing data across > Benefit from a performance trend evaluation as they look at; UL vs, CE/IEC standards your plants between different tracking options that will & norms, string level voltage – 1000v illustrate the differences and advantages > Understand the available systems that (European) vs. 600v (USA) & inverter sizing specific to fixed tilt, 1 axis tracking and 2 include inverter communication and per and types of inverters axis tracking and efficiency gains for your module monitoring that can cut down time > find out where the National Electric Code plant spent troubleshooting PV arrays comes into play with US projects & how will Stephen Smith, founder, solvida energy Representative TBC, tigo energy this impact component design, usage and Testing Reliability & Predicting plant performance WORKINg gROUP DISCUSSIONS Downtime Tim Zgonenam, Principal Engineer, underwriter Labs JUggLINg UTILITy PV > gain the ability to accurately predict Arturo Alvarez, Project Engineer, BUSINESS PROCESSES & BOS production reliability at the pre-construction albiasa solar phase and evaluate the feasibility of > Meeting business process objectives and Christopher Dymond, Solar Technical your plant’s design by comparing design making BoS decisions is made cumbersome Developer, enXco alternatives, identify potential failure areas, and costly by the challenges of information, trade-off system design factors and track Paula Mints, Director Energy Practice, customization, inexperience, unfamiliarity, Navigant Consulting reliability improvement and lack of accountability and oversight. > This session will explore ways to overcome > Discover the post construction reliability BoS Innovations tools that will provide you with warranty > find out about the latest technology these challenges and decrease projects data analysis and degradation data analysis business processes costs. innovations being developed and hitting that will preempt decreased efficiency or the market that will significantly boost your Lionel Bony, Director, Office of the Chief system failure output, reduce installation costs or even Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute provide power harvesting and management solutions for utility scale plants Check out the latest updates on www.csptoday.com/pvbos
  • 6. The ONLy event in the United States focusing on PV Balance of System Engineering Past Attendees Sponsorship/ CSP Today´s Summits in USA, Europe and MENA have surpassed Exhibiting opportunities expectations and attracted thousands of industry professionals. See below for a snapshot of companies that attended our previous “ events: We believe that the next frontier in the PV for more information on who you will meet at the Utility Scale PV industry is going to be optimization of the yield Optimization Conference & Expo please visit existing technologies. This agenda is looking ” www.csptoday.com/pvbos . We will keep an updated list of the at the right pieces of the equation. companies that are already registered to attend. PV Powered ABB Robotics Enphase Milco Constructors Abengoa Solar EnXco Mitsubishi Our CSP Today events have proven extremely successful Acciona Solar Power Eaton Coropration International and every year we outgrow previous venues. We have ACS Cobra Ernst & young Moser Baer PhotoVoltaic learned that it´s not all about size, but selection is even Air Liquide Ersol more important! That is why as a potential sponsor or Electronics NREL first Solar Air Products Pacific gas and exhibitor you will need to pass a relevance test. florida Power & Electric Company Albiasa Corporation Light This ensures that our delegates get the most value from the Patriot Solar group ALSTOM Power fottowatio event and that our limited sponsors and exhibitors really Systems Renewable Ventures Pg&E Phoenix Solar get the attention and the business they seek. Every sponsor Applied Materials fTL Solar Pike Energy and exhibit campaign will be customized to meet your Boeing fuji Electric Device Technology America Solutions specific objectives so call Jim Cohen today on Bosch Rexroth german Aerospace PV Powered 1 800 814 3459 to discuss your best options. BP Alternative Energy Center Rosendin Electric Sponsoring, exhibiting or advertising with us is one of the Builders, Inc. google Sandia National Labs best and most cost effective ways to prospect, generate Busch granite Construction Company Satcon interest, move companies through your pipeline and Caerus Systems Harbison-Mahony- Sharp Solar ultimately make deals. It gives you a unique and valuable Chevron Energy Higgins Solutions Siemens opportunity to build relationships and imprint your Heliovolt Corporation SMA company name on the summit attendees and all of the CIS Solar i2S LineScan Southern California 40,000+ industry contacts we’ll be promoting to for the next Clairvoyant Energy Imaging Edison 15 weeks. Department of Iberdrola Energy SunEdison Ingeateam SunPower If your company is looking to be one of the leaders in the Dow Corning Linde Electronics SunTech PV Balance of Systems space then call today for more DPR Construction LPKf Tessera Solar information on exactly how we can help you. DuPont Company SolarQuipment EM2 Associates gmbH Tigo eiQ Energy Lux Research Unirack fOR MORE INfORMATION CONTACT: World Bank Jim Cohen Head of Business Development - United States T: 1 800 814 3459 f: 1 800 814 3460 E: jcohen@csptoday.com W: www.csptoday.com/pvbos Reserve Your place today - www.csptoday.com/pvbos
  • 7. PV Yield Optimization Conference & Expo Date Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2010 $50 discount Venue Crowne Plaza Hotel, San José, California Thoughtfully positioned across the street from McEnery Convention Center and just three miles from San José use this discount International Airport and Santa Clara Fairgrounds code to claim an extra Exclusive discounted rate for attendees $159 + local tax $50 off PaSS PRICES – SEE HOW MUCH YOU SaVE BY BOOkING EaRLY EARLy BIRD LAST CHANCE fULL Pass Type expires oct 15th expires nov 12th PRICE Platinum Pass • Access to the full conference, exhibition & networking area during the November 30 – December 1 conference. $1295 $1495 $1595 • Access to the pdf presentations 2 weeks after the event & 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 $1095 $1295 $1395 area during the November 30 – December 1 conference. • Access to the pdf presentations 2 weeks after the event academic Pass • Access to the full conference, exhibition & networking $795 $845 $895 area during the November 30 – December 1 conference. • Access to the pdf presentations 2 weeks after the event Post-Conference Materials • Interactive conference proceedings with audio recording + presentations from the event (available from 2 months $300 after the event via link & password) 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/pvbos EMAIL pvyield@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 or other applicable national taxes unless otherwise stated. Taxes will be charged where applicable at October 25, incur an administrative charge of 25%. If you cancel your registration on or after October the prevailing rate on the invoice date and the relevant details will appear on the invoice. The organizers 25, 2010 we will be obliged to charge you the full fee. All credit card registrations are subject to a 5% reserve the right to make changes to the agenda without notice. FC Business Intelligence takes every care administration fee. Please note - you must notify CSP Today in writing of a cancellation (to heidi@ to ensure that prices quoted are correct at time of publishing, however registrations will only be accepted csptoday.com), or we will be obliged to charge you the full fee. All prices displayed are exclusive of VAT if there is no material error in the price advertised on the website.
  • 8. THE MOST CRUCIAL & RELEVANT UTILITy SCALE PV EVENT save up IN THE UNITED STATES to $300 if you register Utility Scale PV Yield early Optimization Conference & Expo November 30 - December 1 2010, San José, US Drive Down your LCOE and Boost your MW TOP PV EXPERTS WORLDWIDE: Output through Improved Balance of Systems Engineering • MasteRING LCoe - understand today’s most accurate LCOE calculation methods that can help you deliver on PPA expectations and win more projects • optIMaL pLaNt LaYout - PV project construction experts reveal the design lessons learned from existing plants in the US & Europe that will help you maximize your plant’s performance • sMaRt CoMpoNeNt seLeCtIoN - hear manufacturers examine the reliability, durability and efficiency of their products so that you can evaluate your ROI and improve your LCOE • Bos WIRING WINs - find out how to stay within 2% of wiring loss, calculate the copper consumption that benefits your plant and secure durable wiring that will enhance your plant’s output • RooF aND GRouND MouNtING stRateGIes - gain technical insight into this critical design factor - discover the right plan and budget that will help your plants O&M and guarantee protection in harsh weather conditions • MINIMIZe & FoReCast DoWNtIMe - discover the various monitoring solutions and key data so you can arm yourself with information to forecast and avoid costly time offline 6 reasons why you must attend this summit 1. The only engineering focused 4. The most relevant international PV event, take the opportunity PV experience in one room to discuss real plant 5. PV Balance of System focused performance issues in detail break out sessions & exhibition 2. 25+ Expert speakers area 3. 150+ top attendees from EPCs, 6. Online eNetworker which will developers and technology allow you to contact fellow providers attendees pre and post event! Event Sponsors: Official Partners: Media Partners: Open now to view the program, speaker line-up & much more!