Solar and other energy-related events throughout Washington and the Pacific NW

Upcoming events produced by Solar Washington as well as other organizations throughout the region. Click the individual events below for additional details. If your organization would like to feature your solar and/or renewable energy related event on this calendar, email your details to for consideration. 

  • Friday, March 23, 2018 at 09:00 AM
    University of Washington, Mary Gates Hall

    2018 YMCA Earth Service Corps Environmental Symposium

    Each spring the YMCA Earth Service Corps hosts an Environmental Symposium with the goal of educating and empowering 150 high school youth about local environmental issues. The Symposium consists of a series of 50 minute workshops that inform teens about environmental topics and encourages them to address local environmental issues through meaningful action. Solar Washington plans on presenting a topic on Solar Energy in Washington from 12:30-1:20. Click to learn more about the YMCA Earth Services Corps.

  • Friday, March 23, 2018 at 07:00 PM

    NW Ecobuilding Guild Rapid Improvements in Battery Technology

    Rapid improvement in battery technology, how close are we to unplugging our houses? What works now & what’s will be available in the next 10 years. Incentives, systems and alternatives. This session is about residential energy storage and its current & future applications in the Northwest. We’ll go into detail about next generation battery solutions, including the Tesla Powerwall & using Electric Vehicles for backup storage. Whether you are interested in solar PV for your home or backup power for your home or business, we’ll cover the spectrum. Presented by the NW EcoBuilding Guild. Click for details.

  • Wednesday, April 04, 2018 at 08:00 AM
    The Conference Center at Washington State Conference Center

    2018 Seattle GoGreen Conference

    The GoGreen Conference is a sustainability learning experience for business and public sector decision-makers. Featuring regionally targeted content and recognized leaders from the community, GoGreen works across industry silos to foster peer-to-peer learning and collaborative solutions. We believe sustainability in the business setting is a powerful and indispensable tool for navigating the tumultuous waters of today's global economy and solving our climate woes. Our mission is to empower attendees with the strategies, tools and connections to green their organizations with profitability in mind. View the 2017 Conference Program and featured Case Studies/Speakers who joined us to deliver an action packed day of driving social and sustainable change in your organizations. Click for details and to register. 

  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 08:00 AM
    Bellevue City Hall in Bellevue, WA

    2018 Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference: Innovation, Inspiration, Connection

    From our homes to our roads, from our urban spaces to our gathering places, how are technology and innovation improving the quality of life in our neighborhoods and community? Join us at the Bellevue Neighborhoods Conference to ponder these questions and learn more about the future of Bellevue! Solar Washington will present a Solar 101 presentation during the event. Click for details.

  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM
    John Dam Plaza in Richland, WA

    2018 Celebration of Science

    The Celebration of Science is coordinated by a volunteer group of local scientists, engineers, and general science appreciators. Recent events showed us that while we love science, our neighbors may not realize how much science impacts and improves their lives in the Tri-Cities and surrounding area. We decided to hold a Celebration of Science, and it went so well that we decided to make it an annual event. Solar Washington will present and have an information table at the event. Click for event details

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 08:30 AM

    2018 Clean & Affordable Energy Conference

    Join the NW Energy Coalition for its Spring 2018 NW Clean & Affordable Energy Conference on April 25th, 2018. Important energy topics will be addressed, including how renewables can benefit from the western energy market transformation and how customers and communities can command a stronger voice in the making of energy choices. Click for details.

  • Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM through April 30, 2018
    Various locations

    NW Ecobuilding Guild's 2018 Green Home Tour

    The NW Green Home Tour is the region’s largest and most-respected home tour, now in its 8th year! The tour will be featuring the best of Puget Sound’s sustainable homes, multifamily projects, ADUs and much more. The last three years had an average of two-hundred visitors per site. Together, we can build a better future. Learn more about

  • Tuesday, May 01, 2018 at 08:00 AM through May 03, 2018
    Portland Crowne Plaza in Portland, OR

    2018 Oregon Solar Energy Conference

    The Oregon Solar Energy Conference is a regional solar conference hosting over 430 attendees representing over 170 companies. in 2017 the conference had over 30 exhibitors and sessions ranged from technical training to business training to solar policy. Join us in 2018 for another amazing event. Presented by the Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association. Current Solar Washington members receive a 40% discount to the event. Click for details.

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

    2018 36th West Coast Energy Management Congress

    Multi-track sessions led by industry experts... Presented by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), the conference 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. Solar Washington will have an informational table at the event. Click for details

  • Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM
    Shoreline Community College in Shoreline, WA

    2018 NW Solarfest Sustainable Living Fair

    2018 marks the 15 th annual NW SolarFest Sustainable Living Fair hosted by the Shoreline Solar Project. The longest running active renewable energy and sustainable living event in Washington State; this year’s event will focus on preparedness and community resiliency. Solar Washington will have an informational booth at the event. Click for details

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