Who We Are

Washington Solar Energy Industries Association (WASEIA) is a professional trade association established in October 2013 to be a unified voice for the common business interests of its members, particularly related to public policy, legislation, and governmental relations. WASEIA educates legislators and regulators while promoting public understanding about the impacts of policies related to solar energy in the State of Washington.

Why Become a Member?

WASEIA’s power is in numbers. Be a leader, expand your business, and increase your visibility by joining us. Access a professional policy and lobbying team advocating on your behalf at the state legislature, Utilities and Transportation Commission, and other relevant state agencies.

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Latest News

What are the solar (and other) provisions of the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022?

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA) includes $369 billion for “Energy Security and Climate Change,” the single largest climate investment in American history. Together, these programs will reduce U.S. carbon pollution 40 percent below 2005 levels by 2030. There…

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SEIA urges focus on energy transmission planning

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) filed comments Aug. 17 in response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC’s) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on transmission reforms that will meet the needs of a rapidly changing energy mix and better consider…

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Consumer Protection Complaint Forms

Social media ads with often misleading claims like “see if you qualify for free solar!” and high-pressure door-to-door sales pitches are becoming more common. WASEIA goal is that potential solar customers to be fully informed and ready to make educated…

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