Greentech Media and the Prometheus Institute Announce Solar Outlook: A Day of Data...

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Greentech Media and the Prometheus Institute Announce Solar Outlook: A Day of Data Seminar to be Held in New York City on February 19th

   Top Analysts and Industry Partners to Come Together Under a Solar
                         Roof in Battery Park
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(Business Wire)--Greentech Media, Inc., an online media company, and The Prometheus
Institute for Sustainable Development, a non-profit devoted to
furthering the advancement of alternative energy and sustainable
development, will hold their upcoming seminar, Solar Market Outlook: A
Day of Data, at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Battery Park, New
York City on February 19th. This venue boasts impressive views of the
Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island and a 36-kilowatt
building-integrated solar electric system made from recycled silicon

   The first Solar Market Outlook event, held in November in Boston,
brought together over 100 attendees from all areas of the solar
market, from integrators to technology suppliers, to financiers and
investors. In February, with major research reports on Solar Financing
and Concentrating Solar Thermal and PV technologies completed,
Greentech Media and the Prometheus Institute will be holding an
updated Day of Data, taking a look at the entirety of 2007's
transformative solar market, and assessing the impact of market
dynamics and policy evolution on 2008 and beyond. This is a
must-attend event for anyone involved in the solar industry, from
finance to the supply chain.

   The data compiled by the Prometheus Institute is widely considered
to be the most accurate and up-to-date in the world. Seminar leader
Travis Bradford, president of The Prometheus Institute and author of
Solar Revolution, is well known as the industry's most respected
analyst. Additional analysts and industry insiders from Piper Jaffrey,
Soltage, GreenMountain Engineering, Deutsche Bank and Greentech Media
will also be speaking.

   Attendees of Solar Outlook will come away with a full complement
of data and analysis that is unmatched in the industry today,
including historical data on supply, demand, and pricing, and
forecasts of the global market for PV solutions by technology and

   Topics to be discussed include:

   --  Global PV module demand

   --  Solar equipment ASPs

   --  Silicon supply issues, pricing and capacity growth forecasts

   --  PV production economics

   --  Concentrating solar thermal and PV technologies and economics

   --  Thin film solar market outlook

   --  Venture capital trends in solar, and forecast investment

   --  Wall Street data, and its view on the solar market

   --  PV world market forecast & regional differences

   --  Emerging concepts in solar project financing

   Detailed information about the seminar, priced at $895, is
available at the Greentech Media site:

   About Greentech Media

   Greentech Media is an integrated online media company designed to
deliver the highest-quality content in the industry, whether it is
research, news or critical networking events. Greentech Media is
headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., New England's educational- and
technology-innovation center, with operations in New York City and San
Francisco. For more information, visit

   About The Prometheus Institute

   The Prometheus Institute was founded in 2003 to accelerate the
deployment of socially-beneficial sustainable technologies, including
those of energy, water, and food, by educating industry participants,
advocates, and policymakers about their benefits by collecting and
disseminating reliable data, quantitative analysis, and practical
information about these industries. Currently, the Institute remains
solely focused on its initiatives in the solar energy industry.

Greentech Media, Inc.
Joe Boyce, 617-500-4257

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