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. We welcome presentation proposals that encompass topics surrounding solar energy workforce development, consumer protection & resources; legislation & policy, industry features, and more. Contact [email protected] to submit a presentation proposal. Presentations must be educational in nature.

We gladly publish solar-related event information from other like-minded organizations, too.  If your organization would like to feature your solar and/or renewable energy related event on this calendar, email your details to [email protected] for consideration. 

Check out our catalog of recordings from recent webinars on our GoToChannel. (Webinar presentations are free, but registration is required upon viewing each video presentation)

  • Saturday, April 20, 2024 at 10:00 AM
    Mercer Island Community And Event Center

    Leap for Greeen Event

    Solar Washington will be there.  Come and visit us!

  • Thursday, May 02, 2024 at 08:00 AM
    The Grove Hotel – Boise, ID

    NW Energy Coalition Clean & Affordable Energy Conference

    Join the NW Energy Coalition for the Spring Conference! Network with peers in the clean energy community and hear from expert panelists on the pressing energy issues in our region. Panelists will discuss next steps in salmon recovery and replacing the energy services on the lower Snake River dams, how new opportunities in markets and transmission can benefit Northwest communities, and protecting customers and communities as the region decarbonizes.

    Members of the NW Energy Coalition are encouraged to join our Member Meeting on May 7 from 8am – 10am.

    Find out more and register

  • Monday, May 20, 2024 at 06:00 PM through May 25, 2024
    George Washington University | Washington, D.C.

    ASES SOLAR 2024: Connecting Technology & Policy

    The National Solar Conference is America’s leading conference on the emerging trends, technology, and opportunities shaping the new energy economy. The American Solar Energy Society’s cutting-edge conference series introduces attendees to the leaders, innovators, and entrepreneurs moving the industry forward. With the solar energy and energy efficiency sectors changing at an unprecedented pace, this conference helps participants understand the changes and uncover the billion-dollar opportunities. ASES supports the global initiative that a world equitably transformed to 100% renewable energy is an urgent necessity.

    More information and registration

  • Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 12:00 PM
    Shark Garden in Burien, WA

    The Burien Solar Punk Festival: A One-Day Experience of Entertainment, Community, Environment, and Technology

    “Solar Punk” is the festival theme, which envisions a future where community and technology are integrated to create a self-sustaining system. In this event, attendees will learn about alternative self-sustaining ways to work and power their daily lives. It is an iconic one-day event that celebrates the best of Burien and empowers the community by bringing eco-friendly businesses together to showcase what they do and connect them to the community as potential employers. Business, Arts, and Culture are the three most powerful drivers of community participation and engagement in Burien and the pillars upon which the festival is based. The proceeds from The Burien Solar Punk Festival will be utilized to support: Key Tech Labs Green Jobs Expo, Mini Jobs Fair, Small Business Expo, funds for a new micro solar system, and stipends for the youth Green Pre-Apprenticeship Program participants.

    Learn more


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