SUN & WIND ENERGY to co-organize international solar thermal conference

China’s Power & Clean Energy Expo China (CEEC) Conference – is getting a boost with the latest addition of SUN & WIND ENERGY, one of the leading magazines of the industry, as its co-organizer. Slated to take place from July 3-4, 2013 in Beijing, SUN & WIND ENERGY will be one of the major driving forces behind the International Solar Thermal Conference (ISTC) segment at the event.

The ISTC at China Power & CEEC Conference 2013 was established in 2009 and is currently one of the top international conferences on solar thermal in China. Held for the fifth time in 2013, the conference is poised to draw international solar thermal organizations, industry experts and senior representatives from key industry players to discuss and explore weighty topics including the application of large-scale solar thermal systems, product technology and certification, regulations, policies and standards, new materials and innovations and the development of the solar thermal market.

The SUN & WIND ENERGY magazine feeds the latest industry information to around 25,000 English and Chinese readers worldwide spanning the fields of solar thermal, solar photovoltaic, wind energy and biomass energy. Organizers are confident this collaboration will extend the event’s reach to the international markets and greatly enrich the conference’s contents.

The ISTC at China Power & CEEC Conference is part of the three-day CEEC exhibition.

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Solar Thermal & CSP China, as part of Clean Energy Expo China, the first and only platform for the industry in China which focuses on the industry’s new technology, materials, products and equipment amongst its comprehensive exhibit scope of all the solar thermal related products spanning the entire range from water heating to concentrated solar power (CSP).


Clean Energy Expo China ( is the extension of Koelnmesse’s clean energy portfolio in Asia. It was introduced to China in 2008 as a trading and knowledge-sharing platform bringing together the leading players in the technology, services, finance and government sectors to address key issues in the areas of renewable energy and sustainable development in China. Working with partners such as the Asian Development Bank, Koelnmesse also manages Clean Energy Expo Asia and Carbon Forum Asia in Bangkok, Thailand.


About the Organizers


As a world-renowned trade fair organizer, Koelnmesse ( has an excellent track record for organizing some of the world’s most successful trade events, such as the accomplished Carbon Expo, the world’s leading platform for emissions trading and CO2 reduction projects. With over 80 years’ experience in organizing large-scale commercial events connecting buyers and sellers, Koelnmesse brings forth an unrivaled skill-set and expertise needed to develop Solar Thermal China as part of Clean Energy Expo China into one of the premier international trade shows in Asia.


China Electricity Council (CEC)

Founded with the approval of the State Council in 1988, CEC  ( is a consolidated organization of all China’s power enterprises and institutions operating under the supervision of the State Electricity Regulatory Commission. At present, the council has 1,440 members, ten classified branches and nine specialty committees. Entrusted by the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council and other related government bodies, CEC also takes over the administration of six nation-wide specialty societies. 30 power industry associations at provincial, autonomous region and municipality levels are the council members of CEC.

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