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SIW Day on the Hill

August 23, 2020 9:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

On January 16, more than 40 owners and employees of SIW Voting Member companies were in Olympia to meet legislators and discuss how to make Washington a leader in solar energy, while creating and sustaining local jobs.


Solar success at the Legislature today

April 22, 2019 3:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Thanks to the hard work of so many, legislators in Olympia passed the Solar Fairness Act today to mark Earth Day, along with several other precedent-setting climate and clean energy bills. The solar industry is hopeful that Governor Inslee will…


Solar Fairness Act advances to Senate floor

February 28, 2019 3:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

After successful committee hearings, the Solar Fairness Act is advancing to the floor of the Washington State Senate, where legislators will soon vote on the bill. The legislation provides a crucial update to net metering, the core policy driving solar…


SIW adds new board members

December 17, 2018 3:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Solar Installers of Washington is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to the Board of Directors: Gavin Tenold of Northwest Renewables, Troy Woody of Hot Solar Solutions, and Shannon Ellis-Brock of Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union. The board…