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Join us on May 17th for a day of talks, discussion, and panel sessions, as we address future trends in solar risk and insurance with the individuals leading the sector.


The programme includes presentations by:

-Philip Totaro, CEO at Totaro & Associates: ‘White Heat: The state of the US solar market’

-Kevin Christy, COO at BP Lightsource: ‘Under the Glare: Tariffs, tenuous tax credits and competing with wind – developing investment grade projects in the long term’

-Sam Walsh, Senior VP at GCube: ‘Cell Interrupted: The scope for risks in the US solar markets and the 2017 NAT CAT watershed. How has risk perception fundamentally changed?’

-Shane Bediz, Business Development & Utility Sales at IHI Energy Storage: ‘On Charge: Integrating battery storage – the emergent risks in the drive to reduce solar intermittency’


There will also be afternoon panel sessions on the following topics:

-Residential & Commercial Rooftop

-Maximizing Availability

-Coping with Loss


Our risk seminars are exclusive events for risk managers that draw together market leaders in risk management and renewable energy insurance from the UK and further afield. The events aim to encourage discussion and debate about the ways in which lessons learnt from more mature renewables markets can be applied to maximise opportunities in emerging markets.


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    September 1st, 2016

    Cell, Interrupted examines how the solar PV industry can invest the time and resources necessary in order to increase its tolerance to risk, particularly for losses resulting from extreme weather conditions. The report includes: Exploration of the causes and types...

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