Tours on Wednesday, May 10

Details regarding the tours are provided below, but please note, you MUST register via your conference registration to confirm your attendance on the tours. 

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) VIP Tour

  • Cost: $20, payable on your conference registration 
  • Start time:  1:45pm – assemble in the Sheraton lobby
  • End time: 5:00pm

SPLC has organized a 20-person tour of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, CO for a handful of Summit attendees. The tour will take place the afternoon of Wednesday May 10th after the Summit has officially ended. This tour will go into areas not normally open to the public, including the Research Support Building that is the world’s largest net zero energy building. 

NREL is the United States’ primary laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and development. Seats on the tour bus are reserved for buyers who are currently working on or considering a renewable energy or energy efficiency purchase. 

Image Projections West (IPW) Factory Tour

  • Cost: No cost, registration required 
  • Start time: 1:45pm – assemble in the Sheraton lobby
  • End time: 4:30pm

A certified diverse-owned business located in a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) zone, IPW is one of the largest remanufacturers of toner cartridges in the U.S.A., supplying to many Fortune 500 companiesIPW products, on average, contain over 75% post-consumer recovered materials, preventing about 4 lbs. of solid waste from going to the landfill and saving 3 quarts of crude oil. Come see for yourself how IPW workers disassemble, clean, re-assemble, and rigorously test the toner cartridges to ensure they perform equal to new products, while costing nearly 40% less.

Add a Tour to your Existing Conference Registration

To add a tour to your existing Summit registration, follow the steps below. 

  1. Visit and login to your registration account here.
    1. If you did not create a registration account password, enter your email and click “Continue”. You will receive an auto-generated email with your registration access link.
    2. If you created a password, but cannot remember the code, click “Forgot Your Password” and an email will be sent with login information.
  2. Once you are on your account overview page, click the blue “Add’l Events & Tickets” link in the edit section.
  3. You may add (1) tour here.
  4. Click “Continue” and it will direct you to the checkout page, where you can provide payment information (if necessary).
  5. You will receive an email receipt upon completion of your transaction.

Summit Partners

ACLCA American Sustainable Business Council American Meetings Inc. Art of Procurement BSR Climate Registry GreenBiz Green-e Green Journal Iseal Alliance MCSP NASPO NGLCC NIGP ProcureCon Indirect East RPN TCO Development SkyTop Strategies The Sustainability Consortium USGBC UNEP 10YFP