Solar Washington

Advancing Solar Energy in Washington State

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Solar Washington is a 501c3 nonprofit organization promoting the development and effective use of solar and renewable energy with concern for the economic, environmental and social fabric of Washington. Support solar in Washington by becoming a member today. Click to join the effort! Do you have a question about solar? Click here to ask us!

 

 

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Solar Washington July 2016 General Meeting

Save the date for Solar Washington's next General Meeting which is scheduled for Wednesday, July 6 from 6-8pm in the Community Hall at the Phinney Center in Seattle. Click for directions
 
Meeting topics:
The Connection Between Solar & Electric Vehicles (including a brief history of EVs); Stephen Johnson, President of the Seattle EV Association.
 
The current policy environment for vehicle electrification in Washington State with Michael Mann of Cyan Strategies.
Michael Mann is the founder of Cyan Strategies, a consulting firm dedicated to providing green solutions for our blue planet. He has a broad background in public policy, politics and project management. Mann served in the Cabinet of Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels, where he led the City of Seattle’s Office of Sustainability and Environment (OSE). At OSE, he managed the city’s successful effort to reach the Kyoto Protocol target for carbon reduction. Earlier in his career, Michael directed the state office of Governor Jay Inslee when he served as the U.S. Representative for Washington’s First District.
 

Additional topic:

A preview of the 2016 Northwest Solarfest with Maryn Wynne, President of Shoreline Solar Project

For those who cannot make the meeting in person, join us remotely by using the following instructions.
Join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Visit https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/922000837. You can also dial in at (646) 749-3131: Access Code: 922-000-837. Limited to 25 participants. First-come, first-serve.


About Solar Washington's General Meetings

Solar Washington presents its General Meetings as an informative forum for industry personnel, homeowners and solar enthusiasts. Our meetings present an excellent opportunity to network with industry representatives as well as learn about current products, services and issues surrounding the solar industry in Washington State. Open to all solar enthusiasts though donations of $5 or other amounts from non-Solar Washington members and sponsors are welcome to offset the costs of holding the meeting. Thanks to Solar Washington's members and sponsors for making our General Meetings possible. If you or your company are not a member or sponsor of Solar Washington, become one today. Click to become a member or sponsor. If you wish to share your comments about our meetings or have an idea for a presentation, please email info@solarwa.org.
 
Thanks to Solar Washington's members and sponsors for making our bi-monthly General Meetings possible. 

Save the date! Next Washington State Solar Summit.

October 14 & 15, 2016

Shoreline Community College

Agenda, speakers and additional info coming soon!

The 2015 Washington State Solar Summit was held October 9 & 10, 2015 at Shoreline Community College and was presented by Solar Washington. The Solar Summit was an annual gathering of solar industry stakeholders including installers, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, nonprofits, legislators and others discussing important issues and opportunities for the solar industry in Washington.

Click to for the agenda and more information.

Utilities & Municipalities

Solar Washington has provided a comprehensive list of utilities and municipalities in Washington state with links to relevant information concerning each utility's net metering and interconnection processes and more. Click for the list.

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