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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. This data helps inform policymakers and business leaders alike on the current state of solar and where the industry is headed.

Since Congress enacted a commence construction standard for the Investment Tax Credit (ITC) in December 2015, SEIA has been working with the IRS and Treasury Department to write rules governing how projects qualify for the new provision under Sec. 48 of the Internal Revenue Code. On June 22, 2018, the IRS published the long-awaited guidance defining this new standard (Notice 2018-59).

Finance & Tax
Miscellaneous | Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018

Solar For The Win: A Study on Solar in U.S. Professional Sports

All leading sports leagues in the United States, including professional football, baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, NASCAR and the IndyCar Series, boast sizeable solar assets. In 2017, more than 42 million Americans attended an event at a stadium, arena or raceway with a solar system.

Friday, Jun 22, 2018

IRS Commence Construction Guidance

Beginning of Construction for the Investment Tax Credit under Section 48. Click above to read the full guidance.

Finance & Tax
Webinar Archive | Thursday, Jun 21, 2018

NY DER Oversight Order

New York ’s DER Oversight Order creates new registration, marketing, and contract requirements for businesses working with residential and small commercial customers. With the July 2 deadline coming up, join us to learn more about the Order and what your business can do to continue operating in New York. Original Air Date Thursday, Jun 21, 2018

State Solar Policy

Join SEIA, Vote Solar, and GRID Alternatives to learn about the newest edition of the Low-Income Solar Policy guides, with new insights, policy guidance, and tools for making solar truly for all.

State Solar Policy
Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018

Solar Market Insight Report 2018 Q2

U.S. Solar Market Insight™ is a high-quality, solar-specific analysis and forecast to industry professionals in the form of quarterly and annual reports. Released June 12, 2018

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