2022 Washington State Solar Summit

(In person/Virtual)
Friday, October 14, 2022
Centilia Cultural Center
Seattle, WA

Hosted by Solar Washington since 2015 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. 

This year's exceptional lineup, headlined by the Governor of the State of Washington, will feature experts and policy-makers discussing important current topics surrounding solar energy deployment in Washington.  Among them ....

High quality content, with two concurrent streams throughout most of the day, one for consumers and the other for industry, will include the following sessions:

  • Research and Development of Clean Energy Technologies
  • New Advances and Future Prospect for Community Solar
  • Utility of the Future: Advancing Clean Energy & Equity in Washington
  • Installers: Best Practices and Business Tools - Maintaining a Reputable & Profitable Company
  • Ways to Go Solar: Rooftop, Ground Mount and other Solar Applications
  • Tribal Energy Resilience & Climate Action
  • Ethical Sourcing, Recycling, Value Chain
  • Advancing Storage in Washington: Policies, Projects and Trends
  • Workforce Development, Training, Clean Energy Career Pathways

View the full program and speaker bios here.

In addition, the 2022 Solar Summit will include many opportunities to network and interact with vendors and exhibitors, and an early evening career fair and a reception.  

Solar Washington is hosting a Clean Energy Career Fair free to the public from 5-7pm. The event will feature guest presenters, live music, and a job placement activity to meet with clean energy industry organizations about career pathways. Career fair exhibitors will interface with students, pre-apprenticeship training program participants, and the general public to help accelerate workforce development opportunities and facilitate new connections in Washington's growing energy economy

View of the Centilia Center from the outside

The 2022 Washington State Solar Summit is a hybrid conference where individuals and speakers can attend both in-person and remotely.  It will be held at the Centilia Cultural Center in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Seattle, close to I-5 and I-90 and within steps of the Beacon Hill Transit Station. 

Discounted tickets for current Solar Washington member require a code that can be requested or will be sent in the mail.  In-person tickets provide access to to the full in person conference and the career fair, including breakfast, lunch & reception.  VIRTUAL tickets are for access to virtual live stream event only.





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Past Solar Summits hosted by Solar Washington

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.

2021 |  2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015


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Photos from past Washington State Solar Summit conferences.

  • Chantal Stevens
    published this page 2022-06-14 13:34:02 -0700

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