SEIA produces a variety of research and supporting resources for the solar industry, ranging from full reports to short factsheets. This data helps inform policymakers and business leaders alike on the current state of solar and where the industry is headed.
SEIA Comments on FERC's Interconnection Reform NOPR
The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) submitted new comments on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC’s) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on interconnection reforms that can speed clean energy deployment.Federal, State & Regulatory Policy | Utility-Scale Solar | Community Solar | Regulatory Policy | Managing Growth
Large-Scale Solar Siting: Encouraging Ecosystem Enhancement and Conservation While Producing Much Needed Zero-Carbon Electricity
With passage of the landmark Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the first significant step toward addressing climate change through federal statute, Congress has taken a major step forward. Through tax policy, Congress locked down long-term incentives for renewable energy projects and storage projects and put new policies in place to encourage U.S.Federal, State & Regulatory Policy | Regulatory Policy | Climate & Equity | Environment | Managing Growth | Land Use & Solar Development
Impact of the Inflation Reduction Act
The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is the most transformational clean energy policy in history. The passage of this historic legislation has had an immediate impact long-term outlook for the U.S. solar industry.
2022 Solar Messaging Survey
In June 2022, SEIA & Global Strategy Group conducted an online survey of 803 registered voters nationwide to explore perceptions of solar energy and the persuasiveness of messages, both positive and negative, about the industry and our growth. These resources explore the key takeaways from this research, including suggested messaging for the industry.
Solar Market Insight Report 2022 Q3
The quarterly SEIA/Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables U.S. Solar Market Insight report shows the major trends in the U.S. solar industry. Learn more about the U.S. Solar Market Insight Report. Released September 8, 2022.Federal, State & Regulatory Policy | Rooftop Solar | Utility-Scale Solar | Community Solar | Regulatory Policy | State Solar Policy | Tax Policy | Solar Investment Tax Credit | Finance Programs | Managing Growth | Workforce Development | Trade, Technology & Manufacturing | Domestic Manufacturing | International Trade
Oppose FEMA Code Change Proposal S76-22
A proposal to the 2024 International Building Code would stifle clean energy growth without accomplishing its intended reliability benefits. Download this factsheet to learn more about the industry's position on FEMA-ATC proposal S76-22.