Gain insight into Canada’s changing energy markets and policies
This year’s conference will focus on important issues and trends facing the industry. Topics will include both utility-scale and consumer/business focused installations. Industry experts, policy-makers and key stakeholders will be at Solar Canada to discuss the opportunities and challenges facing the Canadian solar energy market.
Solar Canada offers unique educational opportunities to gain the latest insight into solar policy frameworks in each of Canada’s provincial markets from industry leaders and influencers.
Central education Themes of Solar Canada 2019
De-Carbonization & Electrification
Drivers affecting non-emitting electricity market share in Canada including:Technology Trends: Cost Declines, Grid-Parity and Multi-TechnologyClimate Policy: Renewables Targets, Carbon Pricing and Fuel-SwitchingSystem Integration: Grid Modernization, Smart-Grid & Resilience
Distributed Solar & Storage
Drivers affecting solar electricity generation, storage and management at the consumer-level including:Businesses Models: Consumer Preferences and FinanceRegulatory & Technical: Rate Design and InterconnectionProject Case studies: Lessons Learned and Best Practices
Large Solar & Storage
Drivers affecting a growing role for community and utility-scale renewable electricity generation including:Project Development: Permitting & Approvals, Community & Indigenous RelationsPower Purchase Agreements: Central and Non-Utility Competitive ProcurementsProject Case Studies: Lessons Learned and Best Practices