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ing Com ! Soon Solar  PV  Supply  Chain  Academy     The  key  to  the  next  stage  of  Solar  market  development  is  to  improve  efficiencies  and  lower  costs  across  the  solar  supply  chain  in   order  to  create  sustainable  revenue  streams.  The  Solar  PV  Supply  Chain  Academy  will  promote  greater  collabora;on  in  the  value   chain  year-­‐round  amongst  Solar  PV  manufacturers,  suppliers,  distributors,  and  installers  of  Solar  modules.         Key  Objec-ves     •  •  •  Promote  greater  collabora;on  in  the  Solar  Produc;on  and  Energy  Storage  Supply  Chain  among  Manufacturers,  Suppliers,  Distributors,  and  Installers   Facilitate  Leveraging  of  Informa;on  Systems  –  the  holy  grail  of  SCM  –  and  relevant  technologies     Apply  SCM  Best  Prac;ces  from  other  similarly  aligned,  leading-­‐edge  high-­‐tech  industries     The  Members     •  •  •  •  •  •  •  •  Material  and  Equipment  Suppliers   PV  and  BaSery  Manufacturing:  Senior  management  and  engineering  execu;ves     Packaging  designers  and  automa;on  systems   Transporta;on  logis;cs  companies   IT  and  soeware  developers   Distributors  /  EPC  /  Project  developers   Supply  Chain  Consultants  &  Analysts   Investment  firms  and  insurance  agencies           More  informa;on  to  follow  soon  at  www.solar-­‐united.org