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This page contains links to conferences and exhibitions related to renewable energy, mainly in the UK. See also energy events.



24-25 Clean power and smart grids 2010, Cambridge, UK.


25-26 Solar Maghreb: developing large scale North African solar markets, Algiers, Algeria.


16-18 Base event, Excel, London.


1-2 Prospects for Middle East and North Africa energy, Chatham House, London.



8 Future policy risks and opportunities for the UK’s environmental industry: anticipating UK and EU Policy, Cavendish Conference Centre, London W1.


23 UK Cleantech Summit, Hilton London Tower Bridge, 5 More Place, Tooley Street, London SE1 2BY. Registration: 08:00 to 09:00.

19 Earthwatch Debate: From Tsunami to Drought, 7.00pm – 9.00pm at the Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR.


29 Green in the city - smart grid debate and networking evening, 6 - 9 pm, The Law Offices of Norton Rose LLP, 3 More London Riverside London, London, SE1 2AQ. Phone: 020 7283 6000.


29 The Carbon Show, ExCel, London Docklands. ( - exhibition and conference.

21 11th Renewable Energy Finance Forum, Millenium Gloucester Hotel, 4 -18 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4LH.

17 'Carbon Reduction Commitment Seminar' (for Institute of Environment Management & Assessment). Macdonald Hotel, Manchester (e-mail:


1-2 Biogas conference, The New Connaught Rooms, 61-65 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B 5DA.


17-18 Gasification, Copthorne Tara Hotel, Scarsdale Place, Kensington, London,
W8 5SR.

16-18 Solar Economics Forum: Towards Grid Parity, Millenium Gloucester Hotel, 4 -18 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4LH. Registration starts at 08:30.

10 Energy Risk Management, Copthorne Tara Hotel, Scarsdale Place, Kensington, London,
W8 5SR.


20-21 Financing Nuclear Power, Copthorne Tara Hotel, Scarsdale Place, Kensington, London, W8 5SR.

19-21 Environmental Technology 2009, Birmingham.

12-14 Alternative Fuels and Developing Markets, London (venue not yet advertised).


30 The carbon reduction commitment: implications for business, Cavendish Conference Centre, London W1.


26 Earthwatch Lecture – Forests and Climate Change, 7.00 pm - 8.30 pm at the Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR.

26 "Dead Finance – Dead Planet?", a discussion organised by ecoConnect. 6:00pm - 9:00pm, Thursday 26 March 2009, City Point, Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9AW.

10-12 Renewable Energy World Conference & Expo North America, Las Vegas, Nevada.

4-6 New Energy Finance Summit, Vinopolis, No.1 Bank End, London, SE1 9BU.

3-5 EcoBuild 2009, London, Earls Court, London. Starts at 10:00 on each day.


26 "Does the City really understand cleantech?", Institute of Directors, 35 New Broad Street, London, EC2M 1NH, 6:00pm - 9:00pm.

26 Coal UK Conference and Awards 2009, Marylebone Cricket Club, Lord's Cricket Ground, St John's Wood, London, NW8 8QN. Programme still to be finalised.

24 Delivering Energy Infrastructure, St Bride Foundation, Bride Lane, Fleet Street, London, EC4Y 8EQ. Registration from 08:20. Opening address: 08:50. Closing remarks: 17:10.

23-24 Sustainable Bioenergy, America Square Conference Centre, 1 America Square, 17 Crosswall, London, EC3N 2LB. Registration at 08:45. Conference starts at 09:15.

19 Sustainable Development 09, The Barbican, London. Registration from 08:30. Opening address at 09:30. Closes 16:15.

17-19 Energy from Waste 2009, Hilton London Metropole, Edgware Road,
London, W2 1JU. Registration on first day at 10:00. Welcome speech at 10:45.

9-11Renewable Energy Procurement, London (details not yet available).


29 "Ice, Mud and Blood", talk by Prof Chris Turney at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 21 Albemarle Street, London, 7.00 pm - 8.30 pm.

26-27 Energy Security Summit 2009, New Connaught Rooms, 61 - 65 Great Queen Street,
Covent Garden, London
, WC2B 5DA. Day 1: registration at 08:30, opening speech at 09:00. Day 2: starts at 08:30.

25 IQ Squared Green Festival, Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR. 10.45am-8pm.

22 Are bankers bigger polluters than the steel plants of China? Institute of Directors, 35 New Broad Street, London, EC2M 1NH. 18:00 to 21:00.

19 How should public bodies best adapt urgently to climate change and energy efficiency, Royal Commonwealth Society, 25 Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5AP. 09:00 to 15:45.

19-21 World Future Energy Summit, Abu Dhabi.



19 London Energy Summit, to be hosted by the UK government.


14 Energising the future: identifying opportunities and overcoming challenges, Global Energy Summit organised by the London Business School Energy Club, London Business School, Regent's Park, London, NW1 4SA.

4-5 Future Power, Crowne Plaza - London Docklands, Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1AL. Dr Gerry Wolff, Coordinator of Desertec-UK, will be speaking at this conference on the subject of "Clean power from deserts".


1-2 Global Capital Conference & Exhibition 2008, Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close, London, SE1 9DDl.


25 Decentralised and renewable energy - talking about our generation, Local Government House, Smith Square, London, SW1P 3HZ.

16-17 Investment Opportunities in Clean Energy Businesses, FT-WEC Energy Leaders Summit, The Cumberland, Great Cumberland Place, London, W1A 4RF.

15-16 The Renewable Energy Finance Forum (REFF), Millennium Gloucester Hotel & Conference Centre, 4-18 Harrington Gardens, London SW7 4LH.


24 Tackling climate change through renewable energy: towards a low carbon economy, Kingsway Hall Hotel, 66 Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5BX.

21-25 World Renewable Energy Congress X and Exhibition, Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre, Glasgow. Starts 09:30 Lomand Auditorium.

16 The Guardian Climate Change Summit 2008, Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street
Islington, London, N1 0QH, 020 7359 3535.

9 Climate Change 08, Barbican Conference Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS, 08:30 to 16:20.

8 Accelerated Development of Low Carbon Energy Supply Technologies, UKERC, 58 Princes Gate, London, SW7 2PG, 11.00 - 15.00.

8-10 Energy in transition - towards a low carbon future, Institute of Directors, 116 & 123 Pall Mall, London SW1Y 5ED, Tel: 020 7839 1233.

4 Energy Technology Perspectives 2008, International Energy Agency, 1
Birdcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ, 12:30 pm.



17-18 The Private Equity International International Energy Forum, the Renaissance Chancery Court Hotel, London, 08:45 to 17:30.

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