The Solar Energy show has now been up and runny for five years getting bigger and bigger every time, with a growing number of visitors there are a growing number or exhibitors. Held at the NEC situated in Birmingham the Solar show opened its doors to over 2400 people last year with more expected this time. The exhibitors which feature all the latest technology range from a small scale domestic property to a large utility scale so there is something for everyone.
A new area has been set up called the Installer Central where all different job types whether you are a roofer plumber or electrician thinking of integrating solar into your business can have a go and some practical demonstrations.
The three-day exhibition will be opened up with a theatre-style theme; it is free entry which will also allow visitors to get involved in all discussions ranging from practical work to the financial side of the solar business.
Solar Energy UK are aiming to launch a new co-located exhibition because of how many companies delving into the Solar business, this will simply be for starter companies lots of help and information on generation, transmission and storage of solar energy in the UK.
A major part of the day will be where Next Energy UK do a showcase never seen before using the newest breakthrough technology some of this includes; solar thermal, micro-generation and energy efficiency.
For the second year running the Solar Power Portal Awards will be held in the Hilton NEC Metropole, this event will be sponsored by the fantastic Natural Sparx and the event will be hosted by Kate Humble. There is also a new category up for grabs which is Installer of the year, this prestigious event will be held on the first night of the three-day Solar energy show.