2020 Virtual Washington State Solar Summit


Friday, October 16, 2020

8:00am-12:30pm (Pacific); Online


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Thank you to all who attended and supported the 2020 Virtual Washington State Solar Summit!


The Washington State Solar Summit is an important annual information gathering and networking event for industry stakeholders including manufacturers, installers, utilities, municipalities, legislators/policy makers, educators, students, tribal members, advocacy organizations/nonprofits, distributors, engineers, financial lenders, consultants and more. The Solar Summit attempts to tackle the most timely issues and most talked about conversations surrounding solar energy and solar adoption in Washington. The Washington State Solar Summit is the must-attend business conference for anyone engaged in solar deployment, education and advocacy in Washington state. Presented by Solar Washington. 

Recordings access

If you missed the live, virtual conference on October 16, 2020, you can access the presentation recordings for a fee for a limited time. Click here for details

Schedule at-a-glance

8:00-8:15am: Welcome Remarks
8:15am-9:00am: Plenary Session: Vision of the Future from Regional Utility Leaders
9:00am-9:15am: Break

  • Impacts and Response to COVID-19 in Washington State
  • Making the Most of Energy Storage and Other DERs: A Venture-Capital Perspective

10:00am-10:45am: Networking Session (sponsored by Roof Tech)
10:45am-11:30am: CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  • Solar & Environmental Justice: Equity in Clean Energy
  • Washington State Legislation: Current Policy Updates, Effects of Vetoed Legislation and the Path Forward

11:30am-11:45am: Break
11:45am-12:30pm: CONCURRENT SESSIONS

  • WSU Energy Program Update
  • Scaling Up: What it Takes to Get to 100% Clean Energy

Click for the full schedule including speakers, speaker bios, and presentation descriptions


Special thanks to our 2020 Virtual Washington State Solar Summit Sponsors


Networking Session Sponsor:



Gold Sponsors: 

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Bronze Sponsors:

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Solar Washington wishes to acknowledge the Washington State University (WSU) Energy Program for its support of the 2020 Virtual Washington State Solar Summit.

Non-Profit Partners:

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Solar Washington has presented the Washington State Solar Summit to bring industry stakeholders together to address important issues relevant to the solar industry in Washington. Click on the following links to view past Solar Summit agenda and supporters.

2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015

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