Solar success at the state Legislature this session
- May 7, 2019
Thanks to the hard work of so many, legislators in Olympia sent the Solar Fairness Act to the governor’s desk to mark Earth Day, along with several other precedent-setting climate and clean energy bills. Thanks to the state’s many solar supporters for making possible a major leap toward a clean energy future. Now SIW will work to ensure that the potential of the Solar Fairness Act and other clean energy bills are fully realized.
- The Solar Fairness Act, signed into law on April 30, 2019, gives solar in Washington a level playing field by allowing distributed solar projects to continue to benefit from net metering. Download our bill digest which outlines what the law means for your business.
- The 100% Clean Electricity Act, signed into law on May 7, 2019, will kickstart Washington’s equitable, clean energy transformation. The bill contains groundbreaking changes to the way the state’s utilities do business, and makes Washington one of only a handful of states in the country to have a 100% clean grid mandate. Download an overview of how it will affect the solar industry.