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Monday, Dec 17, 2018

SEIA Praises Governor Cuomo for Pledging 100 Percent Clean Electricity Goal for New York

WASHINGTON, D.C. and ALBANY, N.Y. - Today, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) commended New York Governor Andrew Cuomo for pledging to move New York to 100 percent carbon-free electricity by 2040, which he announced in a speech on his early 2019 policy agenda. Following is a statement by Sean Gallagher, SEIA’s Vice President of State Affairs:

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018

Solar Tariffs Hold Back Q3 Installations, Scramble Project Timelines As Procurement Pipeline Booms

The Section 201 solar tariffs took a toll on utility-scale solar installations in the third quarter according to the U.S. Solar Market Insight Report for Q3 from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables and the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA).

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018

SEIA Statement on the 2018 Farm Bill Conference Report

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following is a statement from Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), on today's release of the 2018 Farm Bill conference report:   "We're pleased to see continued bipartisan support for the Rural Energy for America Program, which enables the spread of renewable energy and energy efficiency improvements throughout America's heartland. This USDA program finances projects in every state, helping entrepreneurs in rural communities reduce their energy costs.  

Friday, Dec 07, 2018

SEIA Hosts Day of Understanding to Address Bias and Advance Diversity and Inclusion

Today, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) joins more than 150 organizations for the “Day of Understanding” hosted by CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion to address bias and increase understanding in the workplace and beyond.

Thursday, Dec 06, 2018

Record Number of Solar Companies Head to Capitol Hill in Advocacy Blitz

Led by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), today nearly 70 solar companies are visiting the offices of more than 100 members of Congress in an educational advocacy blitz called Solar Shines on the Hill Day.

Tuesday, Dec 04, 2018

SEIA and the Solar & Energy Storage Association of Puerto Rico Formalize Partnership

SEIA announces that the Solar & Energy Storage Association of Puerto Rico (SESA-PR) is now an official SEIA affiliate.

Monday, Nov 26, 2018

SEIA Urges Congress to Fix ITC Eligibility of Energy Storage This Year

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In a letter filed today, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), alongside a broad coalition of energy trade and advocacy organizations, urges Congress to modify the tax code to include energy storage as an eligible technology for the investment tax credit (ITC). Following is a statement on the effort from SEIA president and CEO Abigail Ross Hopper:

Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018

SEIA Statement on 2018 Midterm Election Results

SEIA welcomes new governors, state lawmakers and those elected to Congress, who will play a critical role in solar energy’s future in the United States.

Wednesday, Nov 07, 2018

SEIA Welcomes Nevada’s Approval of 50 Percent Renewable Energy Target

Nevada voters made history last night.

Tuesday, Nov 06, 2018

SEIA Congratulates California Governor-Elect Gavin Newsom

SEIA congratulates Gavin Newsom on his successful campaign for governor in California.

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