San Jose, California [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] Solar Power 2006, the largest solar conference and expo in the U.S. to date, is now in full swing at the San Jose Convention Center in the heart of Silicon Valley. Here we offer a few quick photographs that capture the setting.
credit: Kurty Photography
The Sharp booth wowed passersby with its size and complexity.
A parabolic trough solar concentrating collector set up on the show floor shows its true dimensions.
A display of inverters and charge controllers allows both hands-on viewing and the opportunity to discuss the technology on the spot.
The intricate displays take a bit of work to get just right.
Solar Power 2006 is now under way and open to what will be a record crowd.
The attendees enjoy tasty treats, good conversation and, of course, an array of new solar products.