North America Smart Energy Week

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September 23-26, 2019
Salt Palace Convention Center Salt Lake City, UT

Industry Partners

If you are interested in becoming a partner organization for future Solar Power Events, please complete the Industry Partner Form. For more information about the program, please contact Lesley Fondren.

Thank you to our 2019 Industry Partners

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. www.acore.org


The Alabama Solar Industry Association (AlaSlA) is a statewide, non-profit trade organization representing the interests of solar companies located throughout the state. Our organization serves as the voice for Alabama'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 the potential solar energy available and help Alabama become a leader in the solar industry. www.alasia.org


The Arizona Solar Energy Industry Association (AriSEIA) is the Arizona chapter of SEIA. AriSEIA works with local stakeholders and policy makers to encourage stability and transparency into policies impacting the solar industry.https://www.ariseia.org/


Build San Antonio Green's mission is to protect and enhance the quality of life in San Antonio and provide leadership, expertise, and education for wise, efficient, and sustainable use of energy and resources.www.buildsagreen.org


California Fuel Cell Partnership is an industry/government collaboration aimed at expanding the market for fuel cell electric vehicles powered by hydrogen to help create a cleaner, more energy-diverse future with no-compromises zero emission vehicles. Staff from member organizations participate on standing committees and project teams that help ensure that vehicles, stations, regulations and people are in step with each other as the market grows. CaFCP’s success is directly linked to the commitment and involvement of our member organizations. https://cafcp.org


CanSIA is a national trade association that represents the solar energy industry throughout Canada. Since 1992, CanSIA has worked to develop a strong, efficient, ethical and professional Canadian solar energy industry with capacity to provide innovative solar energy solutions and to play a major role in the global transition to a sustainable, clean-energy future.https://www.cansia.ca/


The Clean Coalition is a nonprofit working to accelerate America’s transition away from an outdated energy system built around large, centralized, fossil-fueled power plants and miles of inefficient transmission lines; and toward a modern energy system where smaller-scale, efficient, renewable energy projects deliver affordable and reliable power to communities.www.clean-coalition.org


The China Energy Storage Allianceis a non-profit industry association dedicated to promoting energy storage technology in China. http://cnesa.org/


The Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI) is a 501(c)(3) leadership development organization working in Washington D.C. and the San Francisco Bay Area. CELI’s mission is to build a community of next generation leaders to advance innovative clean energy solutions. CELI’s Fellowship Training Program and supportive professional community are designed to launch Fellows into leadership positions across technology, finance, and public policy.www.cleanenergyleaders.org


Clean Grid Alliance is a non-profit organization whose 40+ members include wind, solar and energy storage developers and manufacturers, non-profit environmental, public interest and clean energy advocacy organizations, farmer organizations, and other businesses that support renewable energy. CGA is a vital player in the fast-changing renewable energy sector. www.cleangridalliance.org/


Cleantech San Diego is a member-based trade organization that positions the greater San Diego region, including Imperial County, as a global leader in the cleantech economy. As a nonprofit organization, we are uniquely suited to support the cleantech industry by fostering collaborations across the private/public/academic landscape, leading advocacy efforts to promote cleantech priorities, and encouraging investment in the San Diego region. www.cleantechsandiego.org


The Distributed Wind Energy Association is a collaborative group comprised of manufacturers, distributors, project developers, dealers, installers, and advocates, whose primary mission is to promote and foster all aspects of the American distributed wind energy industry. www.distributedwind.org


The EMerge Alliance is a nonprofit, open network of more than 100 organizations reinventing electric power through the development of forward-thinking standards for the highly efficient use of hybrid AC/DC power in a variety of buildings. These standards focus on delivering DC power directly to digital electronics and power storage systems, simplifying the use of locally produced clean energy and making systems more flexible, resilient and sustainable. www.EMergeAlliance.org


Energy Trust of Oregon is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to providing utility customers with low-cost, clean energy solutions. Our on-the-ground outreach, technical services, cash-back incentives and connections to local contractors have helped participating customers of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas, and Avista save $3.2 billion on their energy bills, so far. www.energytrust.org


ENF Solar connects buyers and sellers by providing the most extensive, well-researched photovoltaic information available. www.enfsolar.com


EZ-EV was founded by Exelon Corporation as a part of its mission to power a cleaner and brighter future for their customers and communities. EZ-EV supports this vision by creating products and services that help customers, communities, and businesses transition to electrified transportation. Through education, engagement, and evaluation, we make it easy to see how beneficial EVs are to our customers and the environment. www.ez-ev.com


The Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) is The Voice of the Geothermal Heat Pump Industry in the United States. As a non-profit trade association, we promote the manufacture, design and installation of GeoExchange® systems—the most energy efficient and environmentally friendly heating and cooling technology in the world. www.geoexchange.org 


GETCHARGEDUP is a diverse and ambitious group of entrepreneurs, activists, creatives and socially concerned citizens. We came together to focus our collective energy on empowering those who are most in need. We are future-focused and think outside the box. We are doers, not dreamers. We are not here to profit; we believe that when we break down the barriers to renewable energy access to communities that could use it, the world profits from the investment. www.getchargedup.net/


The Governor's Office of Energy Development is dedicated to advancing Utah’s energy and minerals economies for the provision of affordable, reliable, and sustainable outcomes that provide significant and lasting value to the state. www.energy.utah.gov/


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. www.gridalternatives.org 


Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) increases access to sustainable energy and energy efficiency through independent fact-based policy leadership, quality workforce development, and consumer empowerment. www.irecusa.org


mdv_seia_logoMDV-SEIA is the regional trade association representing companies and organizations from all corners of the solar industry, including 10,000 direct jobs across Maryland, D.C. Delaware and Virginia. For over three decades MDV-SEIA has provided the leadership to deliver on policy formation, direct advocacy, regulatory intervention, market representation, networking, and education. www.mdvseia.org


mdv_seia_logoAt Mercom Capital Group, we believe that knowledge is the key to building a successful business and brand. That’s why everything we do begins with a thorough understanding of the clean energy and digital health (healthcare IT) markets in which we operate. From understanding the dynamic environment of today’s global markets, the policies that drive them, the latest technologies and industry influencers, Mercom puts our expertise to work for you. www.mercomcapital.com/


MSEIA LOGOMSEIA is dedicated to advancing the interests of solar energy and to developing a strong local industry offering high quality installation and professional services to business and residential customers in the region we serve. www.mseia.net


MnSEIA LOGOMnSEIA’s mission is to grow solar energy industries as part of Minnesota’s clean energy transition by delivering strong public policy, education, job creation and sustainable industry development. www.mnseia.org


MnSEIA LOGOMidwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) promotes renewable energy, energy efficiency, and sustainable living through education and demonstration. Together with partners around the Midwest, we work to expand renewable energy adoption through innovative programs, renewable energy training, and educational events. www.midwestrenew.org


NABCEP logoNABCEP 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. www.nabcep.org


Navigant logoNavigant helps you take control of your future. Our teams apply experience, foresight, and industry expertise to pinpoint emerging opportunities to help build, manage, and protect your business’ value. www.navigant.com


Navigant logoThe N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center was founded in December 1987 as the North Carolina Solar Center. For the last 30 years, the Center has worked closely with partners in government, industry, academia, and the non-profit community while evolving to include a greater geographic scope and array of clean energy technologies. The Center provides services to the businesses and citizens of North Carolina and beyond relating to the development and adoption of clean energy technologies. www.nccleantech.ncsu.edu


NECEC_logoNECEC’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. www.necec.org


NYSEIA_logoNew York SEIA (NYSEIA) advocates for sustainable growth of solar energy across New York State. We proudly represent hundreds of businesses across New York that employ thousands of workers throughout the solar value chain.www.nyseia.org


oSEIA_logoOregon SEIA (OSEIA) is a trade association founded in 1981 to promote clean, renewable, solar technologies. OSEIA members include businesses, non-profit groups, and other solar industry stakeholders.www.oseia.org


oSEIA_logoPowerhouse connects startups, corporations, and investors to create an energy system that is decarbonized, decentralized, democratized, and digitized. Every year, Powerhouse connects hundreds of clean technology startups to industry leaders and investors. Powerhouse Ventures is a network-driven venture fund that backs entrepreneurs building the future of energy and mobilitywww.powerhouse.fund


oSEIA_logoPV InfoLink is a provider of solar PV market intelligence focusing on the PV supply chain. Its services include providing the most up-to-date PV market information, establishing database of global PV market supply & demand, and publishing market analysis and forecast. It also provides professional advice to firms to help them stay ahead of the competition in the market. As a leading market intelligence firm, it has kept in close contact with solar energy companies to get accurate data and analysis, and help clients navigate the turbulent business environment through research-based insights. www.en.pvinfolink.com


renew_wisRenew Wisconsin is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building a stronger, healthier, more vibrant Wisconsin through the advancement of renewable energy. We work on policies and programs that support solar power, wind power, biogas, local hydropower, geothermal energy, and electric vehicles.www.renewwisconsin.org


renew_wisREpowering Schools is a 501c3 organization working with K-12 schools, college, industry and foundations, and in coordination with national and state government projects, to develop programming and opportunities to engage and train a diverse and sustained renewable energy workforce. www.repoweringschools.org


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


SEISolar Energy International (SEI)’s mission is to provide industry-leading technical training and expertise in renewable energy to empower people, communities, and businesses worldwide. www.solarenergy.org


SEIThe Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) is a non-profit organization that promotes responsible energy choices that work to address the impacts of global climate change and ensure clean, safe and healthy communities throughout the Southeast. After more than 30 years, SACE remains the only regional organization solely focused on transforming the way we produce and consume energy in the Southeast. www.cleanenergy.org


renew_wisThe Southern Renewable Energy Association (SREA) is an industry-led initiative that promotes responsible use and development of wind energy, solar energy, energy storage and transmission solutions in the South. Our vision is for renewable energy to become a leading source of energy in the South and our mission is to promote responsible use and development of renewable energy in the South. www.southernrenewable.org



SunSpec Alliance is the information standards and certification organization for the Distributed Energy Resources industry. SunSpec communication standards address operational requirements of solar and energy storage on the smart grid to reduce cost, promote technology innovation, and accelerate industry growth. www.SunSpec.org


The Solar Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing the use of solar and solar-compatible technologies worldwide.www.thesolarfoundation.org


tenneseiaTenneSEIA is the state affiliate for the national Solar Energy Industries Association, and represents the interest of the solar energy industry in Tennessee. Our mission is to make solar energy a mainstream energy source and realize the full potential of the solar industry in Tennessee. www.tenneseiasolar.com


txsolarThe Texas Solar Power Association (TSPA) 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. txsolarpower.org


The Utah Solar Energy Association (USEA) champions the growth of Utah’s solar industry through advocacy, education and business services. www.utsolar.org


Since 2002, Vote Solar has advocated for state policies and programs that lower the cost of solar and repower our electric grid with clean energy. www.votesolar.org


Women in Solar Energy (WISE) is a 501c3 non-profit membership organization whose mission is to promote diversity and inclusion, and advance women and minorities in all aspects of the solar energy industry. www.solwomen.org


Founded in 2005 as Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) and rebranded in May 2017, Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) is a national nonprofit with a growing presence working across the renewable energy economy with over 30 chapters and a broad purpose – to change our energy future through the actions of women. By building Community, promoting Education, and cultivating Leadership, WRISE works to recruit, retain, and advance women and inspire our members and the public to unite in raising their voices for others. www.wrisenergy.org

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