Already Announced for 2019:

  • sPower
    Randy Corey
    Randy Corey Chief Operating Officer
    sPower
  • Goldman Sachs Renewable Power
    Ricardo Fabré
    Ricardo Fabré Vice President - Asset Management
    Goldman Sachs Renewable Power
  • Longroad Energy
    Kim Primerano
    Kim Primerano Director of Solar O&M
    Longroad Energy
  • Cypress Creek Renewables
    Chris Frantz Vice President - Asset Management
    Cypress Creek Renewables
  • Southern Power
    Lyndsey Tibbs Senior Solar Project Manager
    Southern Power
  • Engie North America
    Rob Morse O&M Director, Western Region
    Engie North America
  • Coronal Energy
    Vania Mesrob Vice President - Asset Management
    Coronal Energy
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
    JP Dolphin Manager of Data Science
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Soltage LLC
    Raja Soi Vice President - Asset Management
    Soltage LLC
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Welcome to America’s Leading Solar Asset Management, O&M and Storage Forum

The solar industry has seen a staggering 39-fold growth in the US the last decade. As a result, the role of O&M, Asset Management and storage has never been more essential in driving forward PV’s position in the energy mix.

To optimize these functions and continue steering the industry forward, the 5th Annual PV Operations USA conference brings together major commercial and technical plant owners, utilities, investors, EPCs, O&Ms and solution providers with an agenda focused on maximising the value, longevity and performance of PV plants.

Connect, build partnerships and hear first-hand case studies from key decision makers. Join us in San Diego this November!

What you will achieve at the PV Operations USA conference

  • NETWORK WITH 250+ SOLAR PV EXEC’S

    Meet the leaders who develop, own, operate and service the majority of the USA’s PV assets.

  • DELIVER SUPERIOR SOLAR PV ASSET MANAGEMENT

    Make better investment decisions to protect the long-term value of your PV assets

  • REDUCE SOLAR PV O&M COST

    Receive case study examples of PV O&M strategy development along with advanced tools and techniques to reduce O&M costs

  • MEET ALL THE US SOLAR PV OWNER/OPERATORS

    Understand who they are, what projects they are planning, and upcoming opportunities for partnerships and O&M service contracts

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Legacy Attendees Include

  • 8minutenergy
    Alternative Energy Solutions
    ameresco
    Carolina-Solar-Services
  • Certrec
    Cypress Creek Renewables
    Duke-Energy
    DuPont
  • EDF-renewables
    First-Solar
    GCube
    Goldman Sachs
  • Heliolytics
    JP Morgan
    Mortenson
    Nautilus Solar
  • NEXTracker
    Northwind Solutions
    Pure Power Contractors
    Recurrent Energy
  • Southern Power
    sPower
    Tampa Electric Company
    Vivint Solar
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All-new Asset Management, O&M and Storage topics

Adopt proactive strategies that will SAVE you money
Mitigate the reactive tasks that COST you money
 
  • UPSCALE O&M FOR PORTFOLIO EXPANSION: Learn how to scale up PV O&M costs models and how to achieve economies of scale as your PV portfolio grows.
  • CONTRACTS, WARRANTIES AND CLAIMS: Negotiate better service contracts and warranty claims and choose the right O&M service model for your portfolio
  • O&M COST REDUCTION STRATEGIES: Improve the accuracy of your O&M cost models to lower your project LCOE
  • AGEING FLEET, REPOWERING AND LCOE: Develop and implement a robust repowering plan to lower project LCOE and risk.
  • DATA-DRIVEN PV OPERATIONS: Learn about cutting-edge data monitoring and data aggregation techniques as well as Advanced system health and condition analytics.
  • C&I AND RESIDENTIAL ROOFTOP SOLAR: Analyze market developments, regulatory frameworks, financial incentives, new technologies and O&M programs.
 
  • IMPROVE LABOUR EFFICIENCY: Reduce your average technician-per-megawatt for manned and unmanned sites, thus reducing your labour costs.
  • VEGETATION CONTROL AND SOIL EROSION:  Review cost-effective vegetation control measures, grazing solutions and front-end civil design considerations.
  • PV + STORAGE: Learn about the O&M cost considerations and operational boundaries associated with storage integration.
  • NEXT GENERATION PV O&M TECHNOLOGY: Discover the latest technologies in module cleaning, bifacial modules, drone integration, O&M software solutions, task automation to reduce O&M costs.
  • SPARE PARTS STRATEGY: Implement an effective plan to order, stock and store spare parts to reduce project downtime
  • SMART GRIDS AND SOLAR: Learn how PV technology is fitting in on microgrid installations for C&I and residential customers
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Major stakeholders that attended in 2018

  • Northwind Solutions
    Coronal-Energy
  • Cupertino
    southern-power
  • First-Solar
    ConEdison
  • Duke-Energy
    Sunedison
  • RECURRENT
    Rosendin
  • sPower
    Canadian-Solar
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Groundbreaking discussions, case studies and workshops will cover

This year we’ll cover every business-critical challenge that’s holding you back from truly optimizing the value of your PV plants. Key topics to be addressed have been listed below - click to see how they’ll fit into the main agenda...

Data into 
Action
Revamping and
Repowering
Avoid Inverter Meltdown
Impacts of PPAs

Upscale Your Portfolio
Critical Policy Outlook
Minimize
Downtime
CAPEX vs OPEX Estimation
Self-Performance Strategies
Industry Standardization
Grid Stress & Curtailment
Energy Storage Integration
Innovate on Labor Costs
Warranty
Claims
Plant
Automation
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Testimonials from previous PV Operations USA conferences

Very relevant subject matter - much better than the larger events like SPI in my opinion.

- Sempra Renewables

This event was a great way to hear from industry leaders on techniques and best practices regarding PV O&M. This space was perfect to share successes and lessons learned

- National Grid

The conference provided a great opportunity to mingle with other plant owners and share best practices

- EDP Renewables

The organizer doesn’t just manage logistics; they are subject matter experts themselves so they ensure quality content

- NREL

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If you are interested in PV Operations USA please contact us:

Luke Brett

Luke Brett

Project Director
New Energy Update
+44 (0) 207 375 7512 (Global)
Email: luke@newenergyupdate.com

Tobias Crow

Tobias Crow

Business Development Manager
New Energy Update
+44 (0) 207 422 4358 (Global)
Email: tobias@newenergyupdate.com

Solar PV Operations USA 2019 Sponsors & Exhibitors:

Conditional Monitoring Partner

  • Qualitrol

Bronze Sponsor

  • AMPT
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PV Operations USA is organised by New Energy Update which is part of FCBI Energy Ltd. Registered in England and Wales - Company registered number 09823824 - 7-9 Fashion Street, London, E1 6PX, UK
Sponsorship / Exhibition Enquiries:
tobias@newenergyupdate.com
+44 (0) 207 422 4358

Delegates / General Enquiries:
luke@newenergyupdate.com
+44 (0) 207 375 7512