Wednesday, July 12, 2017 @ the Mezzanine

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CALSEIA Announces 2017 Solar Battle of the Bands Line Up

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 21, 2017 – The competition is on! CALSEIA proudly announces its 2017 Solar Battle of the Bands line up: This year’s line-up includes returning bands, “PV Wonder” from Tesla, Quick Mount PV’s “Northerner & The Rafters”, and “Fronicators” from Fronius USA. And, introducing new talent this year “The Rapid Shutdowns” from Luminalt.

Solar Battle of the Bands, a solar industry party and musical competition in its seventh year, was founded by Quick Mount PV, a solar mounting manufacturer based in Walnut Creek, CA, SBOB is now produced and hosted by CALSEIA, which is celebrating its 40th year of service to the California solar industry. SBOB is a unique industry event that coincides with the Intersolar North America conference. The event will return to the Mezzanine in San Francisco on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 8pm.

Solar Battle of the Bands is made possible by generous contributions from company sponsors; Quick Mount PV, AEE Solar, SolarEdge Technologies, Chint Power Systems, Ryion, and Schletter. Media and nonprofit sponsors are Intersolar, NABCEP, Solar Energy International, Solar Power World and SolarPro.

All proceeds from the event benefit CALSEIA’s ongoing work to expand California’s solar and storage markets. Must be 21 or older to attend. For more information visit



Since 1977, CALSEIA has advanced the common interests of the solar industry, helping make California's solar market the most robust in the United States. Comprised of over four hundred contractors, manufacturers, distributors, developers, engineers, consult-ants and educational organizations, CALSEIA represents a diverse membership committed to growing the California solar industry, including storage and solar hot water technologies. CALSEIA engages with local and state decision makers to ensure California remains a solar energy leader through good public policy and regulations that provide clarity, transparency, and certainty. More at