September 10-13, 2017 Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas, NV

Partner Organizations

Interested in becoming a partner for SPI 2017 or other Solar Power Events? Contact Julia Ruxer for additional details.

Market Intelligence Partner

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GTM Research

GTM RESEARCH, a division of Greentech Media, provides critical and timely market analysis in the form of research reports, data services, advisory services and strategic consulting.

Industry Partners



Advanced Energy Economy

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE)

AEE is a national association of business leaders who are making the global energy system more secure, clean, and affordable. Advanced energy encompasses a broad range of products and services that constitute the best available technologies for meeting energy needs today and tomorrow.




American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE)

ACORE provides a common educational platform for a wide range of interests in the renewable energy community, focusing on technology, finance, policy and market development. We convene thought leadership forums and create energy industry partnerships to communicate the economic, security and environmental benefits of renewable energy.



APBE China Event

Asia-Pacific Biomass Energy Exhibition (APBE)

APBE is Asia's No.1 biomass energy trade fair, providing a prime platform for industry professionals to follow the bio-energy trend in China and throughout the world. The fair lets industry professionals communicate with insiders focused on the bio-energy trend.



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Architectural Solar Association (ASA)

Architectural Solar Association (ASA) is an industry advocate for product certification, standards development, education & training, legislative regulations, building & energy codes and solar architecture design specification as they relate to architectural solar including BAPV , BIPV and other solar building materials and trades.




Arizona Solar Energy Industries Association (AriSEIA)

The Arizona Solar Energy Industries Association (AriSEIA) is a non-profit trade association representing local, national and international solar companies in the Arizona market. The group's focus is on education, professionalism and promotion of public policies that support deployment of solar technologies in Arizona.




Arizona Solar Water Heating Alliance (AZSWHA)

The Arizona Solar Water Heating Alliance (AZSWHA) is a trade association for the solar heating and cooling industry in Arizona. We are actively seeking the continuation of positive policy measures for the SHC industry in Arizona.



Cleantech San Diego

Cleantech San Diego

Cleantech San Diego is a nonprofit member organization that positions the greater San Diego region as a global leader in the cleantech economy. The organization achieves this by fostering collaborations across the private-public-academic landscape, leading advocacy efforts, to promote cleantech priorities, and encouraging investment in the San Diego region.



Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association (COSEIA)

Established in 1989, Colorado Solar Energy Industries Association (COSEIA) is the award-winning nonprofit association leading Colorado’s solar industry. Our mission is to expand solar markets and to generate jobs and prosperity for the people of Colorado. Together with hundreds of solar business members we work to advance solar policy, remove market barriers, highlight emerging trends, and promote solar outreach and education.



Energy Trust of Oregon

Energy Trust of Oregon is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping utility customers benefit from saving energy and generating renewable energy. Our services, cash incentives and solutions have helped participating customers of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural and Cascade Natural Gas save nearly $1.9 billion on their energy bills. 



Environmental Law and Policy Center

The Environmental Law and Policy Center is the Midwest's leading public interest environmental legal advocacy and eco-business innovation organization.




Georgia Solar Energy Industries Association (GaSEIA)

GaSEIA is a statewide, non-profit trade organization representing the interests of the 146+ solar companies located throughout the state. Our organization serves as the voice for Georgia’s solar industry, working to remove market barriers, engage in solar outreach and education, and expand solar markets. We seek to encourage the widespread use of solar energy and maintain Georgia’s position as a top state in the solar industry.



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German American Business Association

GABA is a member-driven non-profit organization that fosters transatlantic knowledge-sharing and networking among German-American and Californian business and tech communities. GABA is dedicated to encouraging German-American business and trade.


GRID Alternatives

GRID Alternatives is a 501(c)(3) certified non-profit organization that brings together community partners, volunteers and job trainees to implement solar power and energy efficiency for low-income families, providing energy cost savings, valuable hands-on experience, and a source of clean, local energy that benefits us all.




Gulf States Renewable Energy Industries Association (GSREIA)

Gulf States Renewable Energy Industries Association is the solar energy industry representative in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and works to advance supportive policy and outreach for its membership.



Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC)

For more than three decades, IREC’s national leadership has advanced clean energy regulatory policy and quality workforce development, protecting consumers and a rapidly growing industry.



Maryland DC Virginia Solar Energy Industries Association (MDV-SEIA)

MDV-SEIA: Our members design, sell, integrate, install, maintain and finance solar energy equipment for residential, commercial, and institutional customers throughout the region. Among our ranks are the accountants, attorneys, builders, architects, electricians, plumbers, and consultants that support the solar industries. Solar has made tremendous strides in the Mid-Atlantic over the last few years and MDV-SEIA has led the policy changes that have created this market.



Mid-Atlantic Solar Energy Industries Association (MSEIA)

MSEIA is a solar energy trade and advocacy organization representing New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware.



Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA)

MREA is a leading solar training and education organization and has been leading the charge for solar in the Midwest since 1990.



North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners

NABCEP administers the most widely recognized and respected certifications for solar professionals. Raising industry standards and promoting consumer confidence, NABCEP is the “gold standard” for PV and Solar Heating professionals.



N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center

The N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center is a UNC System-chartered Public Service Center administered by the College of Engineering at North Carolina State University. Its mission is to advance a sustainable energy economy by educating, demonstrating and providing support for clean energy technologies, practices, and policies.




Northeast Clean Energy Council (NECEC)

NECEC’s mission is to create a world-class clean energy hub delivering global impact with economic, energy and environmental solutions.  NECEC helps clean energy companies start, scale and succeed with our unique business, innovation and policy leadership.



New Jersey SGA

New Jersey Solar Grid Supply Association

The Association's goal is to demonstrate by providing factual data regarding the exceptional advantages of grid supply solar to the public at large, to the towns in which they are built, as well as to the policy makers responsible for meeting the Renewable Energy Standards established by the State. These projects provide large numbers of good jobs as well as clean reliable power at peak periods that benefits all New Jersey's ratepayers, not just those with solar on their roofs.




New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA)

Founded in 1994, the New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA) is the only statewide membership and trade association dedicated solely to advancing solar energy use in New York State.  NYSEIA proudly represents 300 plus businesses across 338 locations in New York State that employ over 4,200 individuals throughout the entire solar value chain. Lead by a diverse Board of Directors, NYSEIA strives to achieve significant, long-term and sustainable growth of solar energy adoption in New York State.




Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association (OSEIA)

The Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association (OSEIA) is a trade association founded in 1981 to promote clean, renewable, solar technologies. OSEIA works with industry leaders, academic scholars, legislators, government, and non-profit agencies to advocate for solar technologies and raise awareness of its potential to help secure an affordable, reliable, and clean energy future.


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RENEW Wisconsin

RENEW Wisconsin leads and accelerates the transformation to Wisconsin's renewable energy future through advocacy, education, and collaboration.  RENEW is at the policy and regulation table every day representing over 60 Business Members conducting renewable energy business in Wisconsin as well as over 300 individuals and other organizations who share our vision for Wisconsin.

Solar Canada

Solar Canada

Solar Canada is Canada's premier solar event, hosted by the Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA).



Solar Energy International (SEI)

SEI was founded in 1991 as a nonprofit educational organization. With over 35,000 alumni world-wide, SEI is recognized as an employer preferred technical training provider for solar professionals. SEI's mission is to provide industry-leading technical training and expertise in renewable energy to empower people, communities, and businesses worldwide.


The Solar Foundation

The Solar Foundation® (TSF) is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to increase understanding of solar energy through strategic research and education that transforms markets.


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Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

SACE is a non-profit organization that promotes responsible energy choices that create global warming solutions and ensure clean, safe, and healthy communities. SACE is the only regional organization solely focused on transforming the way we produce and consume energy in the Southeast..



Tennessee Solar Energy Industries Association (TenneSEIA)

TenneSEIA is the state chapter for the national Solar Energy Industries Association, and represents the interest of the solar energy industry in Tennessee. The mission of TenneSEIA is to make solar energy a mainstream energy source and realize the full potential of the solar industry in Tennessee.



Texas Renewable Energy Industries Alliance (TREIA)

TREIA is a trade association of companies and individuals engaged in, or considering engagement in, development, marketing, sales, installation, servicing, manufacture, of solar, wind, biomass, geothermal or hydrokinetic energy technologies.


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Texas Solar Power Association

The Texas Solar Power Association is a statewide industry trade association that promotes the development of solar electric generation in Texas. Our member companies invest in the development of solar photovoltaic products and projects in Texas, cost-competitively serving customers in both wholesale and retail markets.



Women In Solar Energy

Women in Solar Energy is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to our mission of promoting women in all aspects of the solar energy industry.