Sunshine symposium

The first annual Midwest Gateway to Solar event bursts forth Nov. 4-5

By Nora Clos
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

This year, Bloomington plays host to a new annual event for the energy community: the Midwest Gateway to Solar symposium. Held Nov. 4-5, the conference is presented by the Minnesota Solar Energy Industries Association, whose members include installers, manufacturers, vendors, utilities, and other industry players. Topics on the agenda include local incentive programs, large-scale utility developments, and various ways to expand the state’s solar industry, with an eye toward future legislation.