Advancing solar in Washington!

Solar Washington is the nonprofit organization connecting you with “all things solar” in Washington. We present and partner with other organizations to hold events and our General Meetings,  present the annual Washington State Solar Summit, host Solar 101 workshops, and provide other educational resources for Washingtonians with an interest in solar. Whether you are considering solar for your home or business, seeking a career in solar, or wanting to learn about legislation in Olympia, Solar Washington provides helpful information to help you navigate the solar energy landscape in Washington State. 

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2017 Washington State Solar Summit 

WA-Solar-Summit-Transparent-Bkgnd.pngSolar Washington presented the annual Washington State Solar Summit on October 13, 2017. The Solar Summit is an important annual information gathering and networking event for all industry stakeholders including manufacturers, installers, utilities, municipalities, legislators, educators, students, advocacy organizations/nonprofits, distributors, consultants and more. Click to view the schedule and presentations from both the 2016 and 2015 Solar Summits.

Notice to Silicon Energy PV module customers

Intertek, an inspection, product testing and certification company, issued a warning concerning Silicon Energy flat-plate photovoltaic modules (identified in the following link) bearing an Intertek certification mark for Canada and the United States that may not comply with relevant safety requirements. Click to read release. (PDF file)

  • Upcoming events

    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 08:00 AM through June 21, 2018

    2018 36th West Coast Energy Management Congress

    The West Coast EMC Conference and Expo, presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), is designed to provide hands-on, up-to-the-minute information you can use right away to improve your energy management program, and get up to speed on the current generation of innovative technologies available to help you meet your goals. Decision makers from commercial buildings, schools, universities, municipalities and government must now seek integrated energy solutions — solutions which assure both a secure and affordable energy supply to meet today's and tomorrow's needs, and effective management of energy and overall operational costs.

    To walk the expo at no cost, visit to register.

    If you would like to attend the opening session & multi- conference program, networking lunches and expo at a reduced rate, visit and upon selection, enter code EMC18CO to save $200 off the regular conference rate.

    For information on exhibiting with EMC, please contact Matt Streicher at or 770-279-4381.

    Monday, June 25, 2018 at 07:00 AM
    Bell Harbor in Seattle, WA

    2018 CleanTech Innovation Showcase

    Join business leaders, innovators and investors at the 2018 CleanTech Innovation Showcase! As CleanTech Alliance's premier full-day event, Showcase draws 400+ attendees and presenters from the U.S. and Canada. It is an opportunity to see the latest technology and initiatives from industry notables, and build your own network and partnership. Presented by the CleanTech Alliance. Click for details and to register

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