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US Solar Industry: The Future of American Jobs, Domestic Energy, Clean Energy

The conference will present and invite conversation about the industry’s four primary focus areas: Concentrated Solar Power (CSP), Photovoltaic (PV), Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV), and Operation and Maintenance (O&M). Hundreds more guests, with expertise in project development, finance, technologies, policy, utilities and grid connection will also attend in order to decide the future of solar in the US during the SPG event, which runs January 31 through February 2 in Las Vegas. “We’re appreciative that President Obama recognizes the value in supporting the US’s domestic and clean energy economy,” said Laura Dinnewell, Director of Solar Power Generation USA. “Next week’s conference will show the country that this is an industry capable of rapid growth, job creation, energy security and advances in American research and technology.” The final agenda is now confirmed and hi...

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