Our Events

Our events are a hub for doing business in the UK solar industries, building the relationships and helping you seal the deals to make your company grow. STA paid events bring together influencers and opinion shapers form the industry, government and other bodies. At our members only meetings and working groups, key decisions are made on the position that STA takes on important issues while allowing members to network with others in the industry. Our list of carefully selected partner events provide a pre-screened list of interesting and relevant events to attend. Click on the event categories or view the list below to learn more about upcoming events.

Past Events


Solar & Storage Live

  • December 2nd- December 4th
  • Venue: NEC Birmingham

Over 4000 visitors will attend the 3-day exhibition being exposed to 200+ exhibitors and 250+ speakers from across the Solar, Battery/ Energy Storage and Electric Vehicle industries. With several open theatres across the exhibition floor, the 2020 event will cover solar energy, energy storage, EVs, and responsive and future power across residential, commercial, industrial and utility scales for the UK, European and international markets. For more information, please click here.


  • December 2nd- December 4th
  • Venue: NEC Birmingham

Dates: 2 to 4 December 2020 | Venue: Hall 3A, NEC, Birmingham, UK

Complementing Solar & Storage Live for 2020, we will be introducing ChargEV as a co-located event covering the entire EV value chain. The idea being to create a marketplace where technology and solution providers can showcase their advancements to end-users, suppliers, infrastructure providers, authorities & councils, policy makers etc…. therefore, enabling and accelerating the mass adoption of EVs. For more information, please click here.

RE-Source 2020

  • December 7th- December 11th
  • Venue: Online


Registrations are now open for RE-Source 2020, the annual gathering of the corporate buyers and clean energy suppliers! This online event will include knowledge and experience sharing, inspiring keynotes, and B2B networking, as well as the possibility to schedule online chats and discussions with our experts. Whether you are an experienced buyer or seller or new to this sphere, this event will have relevant content for you!


Be part of the growing community of green energy buyers and suppliers. Get inspired and learn from the experiences of others. Succeed in powering your business by green electricity, gaining a competitive advantage and growing your company in a sustainable way.


Register now: https://resource-event.eu/

RenewableUK – Solar Trade Association Storage Working Group

  • December 8th - 10:00-12:00
  • Venue: Online-Teams

Over the next two meetings of the Joint Storage Working Group, we will be discussing the barriers to markets and facilitating access. In the first meeting we will welcome Quentin Scrimshire, Modo Energy and a BEIS official (TBC) to present on the current state of the market and the government’s vision for it, following the publication of the Energy White Paper.

Agenda- Storage State of Play

a. Market Update Presentation – Quentin Scrimshire, Modo Energy
b. Regulatory Update Presentation – BEIS (TBC)
c. Discussion on market barriers and inter-technology competition

The meetings are open to all RUK and STA members, but we hope that this will provide a useful opportunity to discuss the challenges the storage sector faces – so please do come prepared to share views and contribute to the discussion – this is not a webinar/conference, but a working group!

To complete registration for this working group, you will need a password. Please contact events@solar-trade.org.uk for more information.

O&M Working Group

  • December 15th - 09:00-10:30
  • Venue: N/A - Online

This Working Group is focused on establishing and advancing O&M standards and best practices across the ground-mount and large-scale rooftop PV industries. Key priorities include operational health and safety; performance optimisation; data management, monitoring and communication; and environmental stewardship.

To register for this working group you will need a password. Please contact events@solar-trade.org.uk for more information.

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  • RE-Source UK Hub
  • STA Paid Events
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