The Full Solar + Storage Experience Is Here

Solar + Storage will feature cutting-edge solutions and technologies for solar power and battery storage—including the technology of distributed energy resource management systems.

Solar + Storage in the Content Program

Energy storage track

Summit Track

Energy Storage

Utilities have always looked for ways to increase the reliability, flexibility, security and efficiency of power delivery systems. The introduction of alternative energy sources...

Decarbonizing the grid hub

Knowledge Hub

Decarbonizing the Grid

With so many state and local low-carbon energy goals⁠—what are the technologies, methodologies, processes and programs being used to make today’s grid greener?

Utility University

Utility University®

UU 103: Planning for Integration of Distributed Generation, Energy Storage and Microgrids in Smart Distribution Systems

Breakfast Roundtable

Co-Located Event

Large-scale Solar PV Systems: Design Considerations

Presented by SEI Professional Services
This educational session provides an in-depth look into the design process and key considerations for ground-mounted megawatt-scale solar PV systems.

Breakfast Roundtable

Breakfast Roundtable

These roundtable discussions provide excellent opportunities to network with peers while engaging with industry experts. This year, we have a roundtable focusing on energy storage.

Solar + Storage on the Exhibit Floor

Current exhibitors

Current Exhibitors

This year, we have many exhibitors focusing on Solar + Storage. 

1. Rolls Battery Engineering
2. Fractual Energy Storage Consultants
3. Doosan GridTech
4. Sentient Energy
 

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Solar storage zone

Solar + Storage Zone

Located adjacent to this year's Decarbonizing the Grid Knowledge Hub, this unique section of the floor will provide an intense pulse of solar storage products/services activity.

Exhibition

Exhibition 2.0

We're reimagining the floor networking experience with these key additions: 

1. Initiate! and Accelerate! Bigger and better start-up zone 
2. Enhanced Knowledge Hubs More space & more FREE content
3. Food & Networking Hot Spots No need to walk for a bite and a quick meet
4. MATCH! Meeting zone (available for participating exhibitors)
5. Organized Intl & Technology Pavilions Making a big floor small again

Full Summit Pass

Monday January 27, 2020

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 102: SCADA: The Platform for All Automation Room 213AB
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 103: Planning for Integration of Distributed Generation, Energy Storage and Microgrids in Smart Distribution Systems Room 214A
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 105: Big Data Analysis and Machine Learning in Smart Grid Room 214C
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM SEI: Large-scale Solar PV Systems: Design Considerations  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM UU 303: The AMI Journey: Issues and Solutions of the Design, Deployment and Operations and the Advanced T&D Applications of an AMI System Room 217B
     

Tuesday January 28, 2020

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote Address  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Best Practices for Streamlining Distributed Solar and Storage Permitting, Inspection, and Interconnection Nationwide Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
11:25 AM - 11:30 AM Caporus Technologies Initiate!
Booth #552
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Energy Storage: The Central Hub to a Clean Energy Ecosystem - Luminary Speaker, Suzanne Russo, CEO, Pecan Street Inc. e-Mobility & Smart Cities
Booth #417
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Community Solar as a Toolkit for Customer Engagement, New Utility Business Models and DER Integration: A Case Study from New York Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Effectively Integrating Distributed Energy Resources - Utility Perspectives DERMs Track
Room 217B
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Understanding the Values and Behaviors of Residential Energy Consumers Customer Strategies Track
Room 212AB
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Increasing Reliability for Remote Communities and Rural Areas with Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) Energy Storage Track
Room 217D
2:45 PM - 2:50 PM Solcast Initiate!
Booth #552
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Assessment of Solar PV Curtailment in the Absence of Grid Modernization Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Evaluation of Demand-side Management and Energy Storage as Non-wires Alternatives for Capacity Deferral Application in Xcel Energy Service Territory Innovative & Emerging Technologies
Booth #1567
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Solar Plus System Orchestration to Maximize the Grid Value of Solar Photovoltaics Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Opening Reception Exhibit Floor
     

Wednesday January 29, 2020

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Breakfst Roundtable - Energy Storage Room 006 and 007
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Industrial Acceptance Program: How the Use of Analytics Can Improve the Value Proposition for Energy Storage in the United States Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Energy Storage: The Central Hub of a Clean Energy Ecosystem - Luminary Speaker: Kelly Speakes-Backman, Energy Storage Association Innovative & Emerging Technologies
Booth #1567
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Lessons from New York Energy Storage Track
Room 217D
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM DA and DER Integration from a Utility Perspective Distribution Automation Track
Room 217A
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Templates for the Future Microgrids Track
Room 216AB
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM The Marriage of DERMs and DRMS (Demand Response) DERMs Track
Room 217B
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Transactive Energy: Blockchain and the Transformation of Energy Markets Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies Track
Room 214D
2:05 PM - 2:15 PM idenergy pitch Initiate!
Booth #552
3:05 PM - 3:15 PM Shifted Energy pitch Initiate!
Booth #552
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere!, Exhibit Floor At sponsored booths
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM DTECH After Dark: Niche Networking Located at Knowledge hubs.
     

Thursday January 30, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfst Roundtable - Energy Storage Room 006 and 007
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Energy Storage Experiences in California Energy Storage Track
Room 217D
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Solar Shading vs. Fault Conditions Characteristics at the Point of Common Coupling Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Bring Your Own vs. Direct Install: Choosing the Right Behind-the-meter Storage Delivery Model Energy Storage Track
Room 217D
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Microgrids Control and Integration Microgrids Track
Room 216AB
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Smart Inverter Experiences from Coast-to-coast Disruptive Emerging and Innovative Technologies Track
Room 214D
12:30 PM Floor giveaway Clarion Rebooking Lounge
Booth #1180

 

Exhibition Pass

Monday January 27, 2020

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 102: SCADA: The Platform for All Automation Room 213AB
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 103: Planning for Integration of Distributed Generation, Energy Storage and Microgrids in Smart Distribution Systems Room 214A
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM UU 105: Big Data Analysis and Machine Learning in Smart Grid Room 214C
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM SEI: Large-scale Solar PV Systems: Design Considerations  
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM UU 303: The AMI Journey: Issues and Solutions of the Design, Deployment and Operations and the Advanced T&D Applications of an AMI System Room 217B
     

Tuesday January 28, 2020

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote Address  
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Best Practices for Streamlining Distributed Solar and Storage Permitting, Inspection, and Interconnection Nationwide Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
11:25 AM - 11:30 AM Caporus Technologies Initiate!
Booth #552
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Energy Storage: The Central Hub to a Clean Energy Ecosystem - Luminary Speaker, Suzanne Russo, CEO, Pecan Street Inc. e-Mobility & Smart Cities
Booth #417
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Community Solar as a Toolkit for Customer Engagement, New Utility Business Models and DER Integration: A Case Study from New York Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
2:45 PM - 2:50 PM Solcast Initiate!
Booth #552
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Assessment of Solar PV Curtailment in the Absence of Grid Modernization Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Evaluation of Demand-side Management and Energy Storage as Non-wires Alternatives for Capacity Deferral Application in Xcel Energy Service Territory Innovative & Emerging Technologies
Booth #1567
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Solar Plus System Orchestration to Maximize the Grid Value of Solar Photovoltaics Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Opening Reception Exhibit Floor
     

Wednesday January 29, 2020

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Breakfst Roundtable - Energy Storage Room 006 and 007
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Pacific Northwest National Laboratory’s Industrial Acceptance Program: How the Use of Analytics Can Improve the Value Proposition for Energy Storage in the United States Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM Energy Storage: The Central Hub of a Clean Energy Ecosystem - Luminary Speaker: Kelly Speakes-Backman, Energy Storage Association Innovative & Emerging Technologies
Booth #1567
2:05 PM - 2:15 PM idenergy pitch Initiate!
Booth #552
3:05 PM - 3:15 PM Shifted Energy pitch Initiate!
Booth #552
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere!, Exhibit Floor At sponsored booths
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM DTECH After Dark: Niche Networking Located at Knowledge hubs.
     

Thursday January 30, 2020

7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Breakfst Roundtable - Energy Storage Room 006 and 007
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM Solar Shading vs. Fault Conditions Characteristics at the Point of Common Coupling Decarbonizing the Grid
Booth #1010