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Solar Austin’s mission is to accelerate the transition to clean, renewable energy in Central Texas and expand access to the benefits of solar to everyone to build a healthy community and strong local economy.

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Incenergy’s Smart Grid Project Launch

Join us for INCENERGY‘s Smart Grid Project Launch Party in the Agave Neighborhood!

Bring your family for an afternoon of fun & learning – tasty bites and drinks served + children activities.

When: JUNE 27, SUNDAY [2-5pm]

Where: AGAVE [5237 Sendero Hills Parkway] map

Featured Speakers:

Barry McConachie (Incenergy), Michael Webber PhD (University of Texas), Chris Czichos (Vicinia Development), Vera Fischer (Agave Homeowner), Marc Bell (Southwest Key Programs)

more information [download pdf]

$5-$10 suggested donation benefiting SOUTHWEST KEY PROGRAMS..

RSVP: info@ecoseriesaustin.com

June 16 Solar Austin Happy Hour

For our next Solar Austin Happy Hour next Wednesday, June 16th, we¡¯re very pleased to present our featured speaker, Iga Hallberg, VP of Business Development at HelioVolt.

Iga will speak about supply and demand within the solar industry ¨C lessons learned and projections ¨C from a global perspective.

Bio:
Iga has been with HelioVolt since 2006 and heads the company¡¯s business development and marketing efforts. HelioVolt is a manufacturer of thin film CIGS modules and is in the process of finalizing their initial production facility here in Austin. She has extensive experience working with emerging technologies and new markets. Prior to HelioVolt Iga was the General Manager of Electronics Materials and Technologies at NovaCentrix, a manufacturer of nanotechnology products. Previously, she held a variety of marketing and new business development positions at 3M Company. Iga obtained her M.S. in International Marketing from Boston University of Brussels.

HAPPY HOUR DETAILS:

Solar Austin June Happy Hour

Featured speaker: Iga Hallberg, VP of Business Development at HelioVolt

DATE: Wednesday, June 16, 2010
TIME: 6:00 – 8:00pm
LOCATION: Opal Divine’s – Penn Field location – 3601 S. Congress, Ste K

In addition to the June Solar Austin Happy Hour, the next Texas Green Network is coming up:

June 28th ¨C Texas Green Network June Networking at Austin Energy
¡°Teams of 6¡å green networking activities at one of our favorite host venues.

More details can be found here:
http://www.texasgreennetwork.org/?page_id=749

As always, we welcome any suggestions for future speakers or any other ideas or comments. Please do remember to return Opal Divine’s generosity by enjoying their fine food and drinks and tipping your wait staff generously.

We look forward to seeing you June 16th!