Programs for Exporters, Buyers, and Investors at POWER-GEN
Are you a U.S. company planning to exhibit at POWER-GEN International (Dec. 9-11, 2014 in Orlando, FL)? Are you a foreign buyer looking for U.S. renewable energy or smart grid technology? Are you considering an investment in the U.S. electricity sector? The International Trade Administration (ITA) is ready to help!
DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: Greater China Business Forum
October 7-8, 2014
New York City
This two-day conference will provide numerous opportunities for your company to learn from experts with real-world experience in Greater China markets. China surpassed the United States to become the world’s largest consumer of energy in 2010, with renewable sources accounting for approximately 10 percent of energy produced. The Chinese government expects to boost the renewable energy share to 15 percent by 2020, leaving U.S. businesses with an opportunity to take advantage of growing export prospects in the clean technology industry today.
Regional Latin America and the Caribbean: Renewable Energy Grid Integration Orientation Visit: Industry Roundtable
October 28, 2014
In cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy and the Inter-American Development Bank, USTDA is hosting a high-level Orientation Visit to advance the dialogue among Latin American and Caribbean leaders on grid modernization. The visit will focus on the integration of renewable energy resources and energy efficiency technology into the electric grid in the context of integrated energy systems planning. The delegation will meet with U.S. clean energy suppliers and visit project sites that utilize U.S. clean energy technologies, including the Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado. The visit will also include meetings with federal and local officials to discuss regulations and best practices. Ministerial level decision-makers from Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Mexico, and Panama will be invited to participate in the delegation. U.S. companies have an opportunity to meet the delegation at the industry roundtable in Washington, DC and learn about upcoming procurement opportunities in the region.
DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: The Americas
October 29-31, 2014
Join the U.S. Commercial Service and the North Carolina District Export Council for DISCOVER GLOBAL MARKETS: The Americas. Meet in one place with U.S. Commercial diplomats from 14 countries to learn about the opportunities and challenges in these markets. Companies will: learn how energy sectors across the Americas are performing today; understand growth opportunities in specific countries; and realize the impact of recent changes to energy standards.