Past Events


Subsidy-free Developer Forum

  • October 15th - 15:00-18:00
  • Venue: Osborne Clarke

Regen’s solar and storage developer forum brings together leading players in the sector with key policy makers and regulators to discuss how to enable large scale solar to become a successful and sustainable sector, playing a key role in the UK’s energy future and decarbonisation targets.

Large-Scale PV Working Group

  • October 10th - 13:00-16:00
  • Venue: Osbourne Clarke

The STA Large-Scale PV working group leads on building a more favourable regulatory environment for existing assets, improving market conditions for new solar farm development, and maximising value from large-scale PV through innovative approaches to asset management. A key recent focus has been our work with Distribution Network Operators on mitigation of network outages during peak production periods.

O&M Working Group

  • October 10th - 11:30-14:00
  • Venue: Osbourne Clarke

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.

Residential Energy Storage Working Group

  • October 9th - 15:00-16:45
  • Venue: Bird & Bird LLP

The STA Residential Energy Storage working group aims to responsibly and sustainably grow the residential and commercial storage market by supporting different business models and increasing connections with the broader smart power industry, such as EVs and smart home appliances. Regulatory clarity, including the VAT and business rates treatment of storage features heavily in the sessions. The group also discusses design and installation standards, grid-related issues including charging and metering, aggregation services and the development of new storage-enabling tariffs.

PV Rooftop Working Group

  • October 9th - 12:45-14:45
  • Venue: Bird & Bird LLP

The STA PV Rooftop and Storage Working Group leads on the domestic and commercial rooftop market. It discusses cost reductions, stakeholder engagement, impacts of Feed-in Tariff and Renewables Obligation policy and produces guides to help installers. The group also discusses technical issues surrounding G83, G59, MCS standards and fire safety standards.

New Build Working Group

  • October 9th - 10:00-12:00
  • Venue: Bird & Bird LLP

The STA New Build Working Group leads on increasing deployment of solar PV and solar thermal on new build domestic and commercial buildings. We work with the government, the construction industry and the public to make sure that solar is they key solution to sustainable buildings.

RE-Source 2019

  • October 2nd- October 3rd
  • Venue: Amsterdam

Co-organised by SolarPower Europe and WindEurope, in partnership with RE100 and WBCSD, RE-Source 2019 will gather leading experts to discuss the latest trends in PPAs and the corporate sourcing of renewable energy.

C&I and Utility-Scale Storage Working Group

  • September 26th - 15:00-17:00
  • Venue: Bird & Bird LLP


Solar and Storage Live 2019

  • September 17th- September 19th
  • Venue: NEC, Birmingham

Solar & Storage Live 2019 will bring together the entire energy value chain, with experts, innovators and disruptors from the solar, EV and storage industries at a time when the global energy transition is already well underway.

But with new technologies, new players and new business models shaking up and transforming the energy sector, the industry needs to adapt to ensure there are more winners than losers in the innovation race.

Investing In A Net Zero Carbon Future

  • September 9th - 11:00-14:00
  • Venue: Burges Salmon LLP

Hosted by Burgess Salmon LLP, Chaired by eminent economist Dimitris Zenghelis and in conjunction with Dr Alison Green's Transition Lab, Energy Connectors LTD offers an opportunity to attend ‘Investing In A Zero Carbon Future’ mini conference.

  • Members meetings
  • Partner events
  • STA events
  • STA Scotland
  • Training Opportunities
  • Other