Solar Washington's January General Meeting took place Wednesday, January 13, 2016 in the Community Hall at the Phinney Center in Seattle.
Representatives from Seattle City Light, Snohomish PUD, and Puget Sound Energy discussed their solar-related numbers and activities in 2015 and gave a preview into 2016. Also, panel manufacturer itek Energy gave a presentation on their recent production capacity and forecasts for 2016.
Jaimes Valdez, Policy Manager for Northwest SEED, discussed current bills being considered this legislative session followed by a brief recap of SIW's activities from Jeremy Smithson.
Click to access the presentation files from the speakers as as well as an audio archive from the meeting.
Solar Washington also welcomed Britton Rife, Joan Schrammeck and Eugene Wilkie as new members of the board of directors. David Nicol, Bob Ransom and Dean Van Vleet return for another two year term. We would like to thank departing members Josh Miller, Linda Irvine and Wendy Wenrick for their time and service to Solar Washington.
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
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