Fifteen thousand solar devotees from around the world are expected to meet in San Francisco this week in an event that organizers hope will "create strong global relationships." Actually, the sun worshippers will be fully-clothed (many in suits, no doubt). These movers and shakers, metaphorically speaking, will be attending the continent's largest business-to-business solar trade conference and exhibition, called Intersolar, from July 14-16 at the Moscone Center. Intersolar has been holding similar gatherings in Germany for eight years, helping businesses from across the solar supply chain meet, network and cut deals. The first North American Intersolar event was organized last …
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Osha Gray Davidson
Osha Gray Davidson has been an investigative reporter for 25 years and is the author of six books of nonfiction. He publishes the online journal The Phoenix Sun covering solar power.