Solar Summit 2011
Start Date
End Date:
Fri Jun 24 at 04:15 pm EDT
Physical location
Physical location: Atlanta, GA
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Meets For
Meets For:
6 Session(s)
Languages
Language:
English
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Event Overview
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Description
Join utilities and policy experts from around the country as we present a full day of panel discussions and presentations on solar renewables. With the theme, "Solar Works in Georgia" GSEA will layout the road map for success in Georgia.
Who should attend
Those with any interest in solar energy industry do NOT want to miss out on this event!
Presenters
Col.Dan Nolan (USArmy Ret.)- Energy Security Consultant featured in documentary Carbon Nation
Chuck Eaton- Georgia Public Service Commissioner
Jennnifer DeCesaro-Team Lead, Department of Energy's Solar Energy Technologies Program
Ivan Urlaub - Executive Director, North Carolina Sustainable Energy Association
Richard Polich- KEMA, International experts in energy consulting and the smart grid
Scott Sklar - Former Executive Director, Solar Energy Industires Association
Natalie Allen- CNN International Correspondent
Steve Lomax - Senior Manager Clean Energy, Tennessee Valley Authority
Jamie Hockin - Manager Renewables, Georgia Power Company
Don Parsons - Georgia State Representative (Cobb ...See All
Agenda
8:15 - 8:30 Welcome & Introductions

8:30 – 9:15 Opening Keynote Address, Col. Dan Nolan (USArmy Ret.) The Military’s integration of Green Energy

9:15 – 10:45 Panel 1 Partnering with Utilities: The opportunities and challenges for integrating solar using smart-grid technology. Establishing state and regional goals for solar generation. How do utility executives build for success when the game is changing the economics are uncertain, customers are apprehensive, regulations are tightening and technology is rapidly advancing?

10:45 – 12:00 Panel 2 Economic Development What are the direct and indirect benefits of ...See All
Additional Information
Sponsors:
Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
Reznick Group
Stateside Capital
JM Family/DataScan
Radiance Solar
Georgia Solar Power Company
Hannah Solar
Suniva
Mage Solar
Sutherland
Georgia Interfaith Power & Light
Green Chamber of the South
Creative Solar
Carbon Nation
Southeast Green
SEEA
Inman Solar
US Green Building Council
Brion Fitzpatrick-Networking Sponsor
Learning Intrest
About This Event
Event Details & Calendar
Event Details
  • End Date:
    Fri Jun 24 at 04:15 pm EDT
  • Total:
    6 Session(s)
  • Remaining:
    0 Session(s)
  • Max attendees:
    650
  • Currently Enrolled:
    15
Event Schedule
Session Name
Start Date
Panel 1: Partnering with Utilities
90 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 09:15 am EDT
Panel 2: Economic Development
75 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 10:45 am EDT
Keynote Address: Natalie Allen, CNN International Correspondent
60 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 12:00 pm EDT
Panel 3: Solar Policies at Work
75 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 01:00 pm EDT
Panel 4: What’s Next for Georgia
75 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 02:30 pm EDT
Closing Remarks
30 Minute Session
Fri Jun 24 at 03:45 pm EDT
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About Creator
Established in 2002, the Georgia Solar Energy Association represents more than 300 individuals, businesses and organizations across the state of Georgia promoting the economic and environmental benefits of solar energy through consumer education, advocacy, public policy and industry support. A 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization, GA Solar is governed by a board of directors and is the Georgia state chapter of the American Solar Energy Society.