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SEIA produces a variety of research and supporting resources for the solar industry, ranging from full reports to short factsheets. This data helps inform policymakers and business leaders alike on the current state of solar and where the industry is headed.

Testimony | Friday, Sep 18, 2020

Petition for Review: FERC Order No. 872

On September 17, 2020, SEIA filed a petition for review with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals of FERC Order No. 872, which unlawfully discourages the development of qualifying facilities (QF) under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA).  

Renewable Energy Deployment | Solar Policy | Utility-Scale Solar
Report | Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020

Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools

Brighter Future: A Study on Solar in U.S. Schools is a comprehensive report that explores the current state of solar deployment on K-12 schools nationwide.

Report | Thursday, Sep 10, 2020

Solar Market Insight Report 2020 Q3

The quarterly SEIA/Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables U.S. Solar Market Insight report shows the major trends in the U.S. solar industry.

About Solar Energy | Community Solar | International Trade | Renewable Energy Deployment | Rooftop Solar | Solar Investment Tax Credit | Solar Policy | Solar Technologies | State Solar Policy | Tax Issues | Trade, Tech, & Environment | Utility-Scale Solar

SEIA has an ambitious goal – solar energy will constitute 20% of all U.S. electricity generation by 2030. To reach this target, the massive growth the solar industry realized over the last decade will need to continue for the next decade.

About Solar Energy | International Trade | Trade, Tech, & Environment
Webinar Archive | Friday, Aug 07, 2020

Catching Up With Solar PV Structural Requirements

This webinar will cover structural-related updates to the 2018 International Building Code (IBC), 2018 International Residential Code (IRC), and referenced structural standard ASCE 7-16; these requirements went into effect this past January and may soon or have been adopted in many jurisdictions.

As Americans continue to grapple with a long overdue reckoning on racial injustice and inequality, the solar industry must ensure that the clean energy transition addresses environmental justice concerns and supports communities that have been historically left behind.