22,500 Attend SolarPower 2008

Let’s be honest. At many trade shows in the mainstream electrical market, you can sometimes shoot a cannon down the aisle and not hit an attendee. Try that at SolarPower 2008, held Oct. 13-16 in San Diego, and you would graze a few dozen greenies. In only its fifth year, SolarPower 2008 had more than 22,500 attendees (up 10,000 from last year), 425 booths — and another 450 companies on a waiting list that couldn’t get booth space. Not bad for a show that started out in a San Francisco hotel

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