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EL CENTRO – The Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation (IVEDC) announced their seventh annual Imperial Valley Renewable Energy Summit titled, “California’s Future: Powered by Imperial Valley”.


The Summit is presented by the Imperial Irrigation District and is to be held on March 12-14, 2014 at the Quechan Resort in Winterhaven, CA.


Imperial Valley currently exports over 500 mega-watts of renewable energy to surrounding communities. With the addition of new renewable energy projects that are under development and upon construction would produce up to 2,500 mega-watts of renewable energy.


Imperial Valley is poised to be a major contributor in helping California achieve its renewable energy portfolio standards of 33% renewable energy by 2020.


The Imperial Valley Renewable Energy Summit offers a comprehensive program of engaging and informative speakers to discuss the issues that are most relevant to the renewable energy industry.


In addition the Summit includes: a business exposition, ample networking opportunities, a banquet and a golf tournament.

If interested in registration, sponsorship or exhibiting opportunities, please visit www.ivres.org.