Consumer Energy Showcase @ Hilton Omaha, Downtown
Nov 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Breakout sessions in two rooms

$5 includes parking, snacks & refreshments

Cash bar for spirits

In connection with the 8th Annual Nebraska and Solar Conference


8th Annual Nebraska Wind and Solar Conference @ Hilton Omaha
Nov 4 @ 8:00 am – Nov 5 @ 5:00 pm

Over 500 participants will converge in Omaha November 4-5th for the 8th annual Nebraska Wind and Solar Conference at the Hilton Omaha (1001 Cass Street).

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has been invited to make opening remarks.  This year’s conference will again feature two very popular sessions: NPPD, LES, and OPPD CEO’s presentations and Nebraska State Senators Renewable Energy Panel.

Attendees will hear from a variety of speakers on many topics including climate change impacts, battery storage, an update on Nebraska wind projects, community solar, the Clean Power Plan, solar for rural public power districts and cooperatives, integrating wind with wildlife, and is solar right for your farm?  Confirmed speakers include Dr. Don Wilhite (UNL), Doug Danley (NRECA), Loren Thirer (General Electric), Director David Bracht (Nebraska Energy Office), Bruce Rew (Southwest Power Pool) and Mark Gabriel (Western Area Power Administration).

Early standard Registration is $140 before September 29th, $160 until October 25th, and $200 until November 3rd.  Student Registration is $65.

Accommodations are available at the Omaha Hilton for $122 a night before October 4th by mentioning the conference.

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For information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact Paula Steenson at

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