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)

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 06:00 PM

    Solar Washington Webinar: What you need to know about the Washington Solar Consumer Protection Act

    Are you considering solar for your home or business? Things just got a little easier for solar consumers in Washington with the passage of the Solar Consumer Protection Act. Join us as we discuss what predatory tactic are now prohibited, the new requirements for contractual language, updates to solar installer licensing, and consequences for non-compliant companies.

    Register here for this free webinar

  • Wednesday, June 26, 2024 at 06:00 PM

    Seattle June DER Meetup

    ​This meetup is a space for people interested in distributed energy resources who come together to discuss, learn, and collaborate. This is intended to be an starting point for monthly meetups and events to discuss the evolution of DERs both locally in the PNW and more globally. If you are involved in or interested in the development, financing, operation, policy creation, or just want to learn about how we relate to energy, please join us!

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  • 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.

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