REI and UBM Conferences to Host Solar Energy Investment & Technology Forum

Mar 12, 2013, 06:21 ET from UBM India Pvt. Ltd.

COIMBATORE, India, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

UBM Conferences in association with Renewable Energy India (REI) Expo is glad to announce its new initiative, Solar Energy Investment & Technology Forum taking place on April 9 2013 at The Residency, Coimbatore, India.


This forum focuses on helping the large scale industries in and around Coimbatore to understand how to handle SPO (Solar Purchase Obligation) under Tamil Nadu Solar Energy Policy 2012. It will also discuss cost-effective techniques of implementing solar energy systems to tackle basic power requirements.

The forum will address problems around electricity demand/supply gap and explore the use of solar energy to bridge the gap. It also focuses on clarification of policy norms from the top level representatives of Tamil Nadu Energy Development Agency and Tamil Nadu Electricity Board. Following this there will be discussion from representatives from associations like the Tamil Nadu Spinning Mills Association and Coimbatore Jewellery Association. The forum will also help the industries in identifying customised ways to generate electricity according to their requirements and thus helping them to abide by the policy by case study presentations from the solar industry experts.

Some of the esteemed speakers include Dr K Venkatachalam, Chief Advisor, TASMA (Tamil Nadu Spinning Association) and Muthuvenkatraman, President, Coimbatore Jewellery Manufacturers Association. This forum will also witness representatives from textile, spinning, education, healthcare, automobile, engineering, entertainment and real estate sectors. For more information visit:

About Renewable Energy India Expo

Renewable Energy India Expo is a UBM brand and is the largest and most important meeting place for the Indian renewable industry. Each year REI attracts key stakeholders and leading industry stalwarts to network and tap new markets. 475 domestic and international exhibitors from 25 countries and 10,169 trade professionals comprising of 6,056 qualified buyers. For more information visit:

About UBM India

UBM India is a subsidiary of UBM plc, which is the second largest independent exhibition organiser in the world. It is the largest trade exhibition organiser in India, responsible for 26 exhibitions in different locations across the country. The company is also involved in the organisation of conference programmes throughout India and in the publications of trade journals and magazines. For further details please visit the UBM India website

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