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SEIA produces a variety of research and other supporting resources for the solar industry, ranging from full reports to short factsheets. Below is a list of our formal testimonies, organized by date. For a full library of research and resources, click here

Friday, Sep 18, 2020

Petition for Review: FERC Order No. 872

On September 17, 2020, SEIA filed a petition for review with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals of FERC Order No. 872, which unlawfully discourages the development of qualifying facilities (QF) under the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA).  

Friday, Mar 20, 2020

Permitting Options for Solar Installations During the COVID-19 Outbreak

COVID-19 Solar Permitting and Inspection Supply information on the current status of solar permit processing and inspection in jurisdictions you serve.  Submit a Permitting & Inspection Status Report

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019

Senate Standing Committee On Environmental Conservation - Written Testimony On The Climate And Community Protection Act

This testimony is submitted on behalf of David Gahl, the Senior Director of State Affairs for the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). SEIA is the national trade association of the U.S. solar energy industry, which now employs more than 260,000 Americans. Through advocacy and education, SEIA is building a strong solar industry to power America. SEIA works with its 1,000-member companies to build jobs and diversity, champion the use of cost-competitive solar in America, remove market barriers and educate the public on the benefits of solar energy.

Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017

Solar Industry Testimony at U.S. Trade Representative Hearing

The White House's Office of the U.S. Trade Representative held a public hearing on Wednesday, December 6th in regards to the Section 201 trade petition brought by Suniva and SolarWorld. SEIA coordinated a panel of witnesses from solar industry representatives to deliver testimony in opposition to tariffs that would harm growth and put tens of thousands of jobs at risk.

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017

Opening Statement Injury Phase Hearing

Click below to download SEIA's opening statemeny at the August 15th Injury Phase Hearing of the International Trade Commission regarding Suniva and SolarWorld's Section 201 Petition. 

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017

SEIA AB270 Testimony | March 27, 2017

SEIA Testimony AB 270 3-27.pdf

Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014

Comments by SEIA's Katherine Stainken at EPA Clean Power Plan Listening Session July 30, 2014

EPA Listening Session_Stainken Comments_7-30-14.pdfComments by Katherine Stainken, Manager of Government Affairs, Solar Energy Industries AssociationEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) Listening Session on the Clean Power PlanJuly 30, 2014

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