The SunShot Grand Challenge: Summit and Technology Forum was the first event in a series of Department of Energy Grand Challenges. This event focused on SunShot Initiative goals of achieving grid-parity solar energy within the decade. The SunShot Summit and Technology Forum included:
- Plenary sessions featuring Energy Secretary Steven Chu and other industry leaders
- Group discussions focusing on the future priorities and transformational ideas needed to achieve the SunShot goal of cost-competitive solar by the end of the decade
- Big and Small Ideas: How to Lower Solar Financing Costs
- An interactive technology forum providing a comprehensive picture of the SunShot landscape.