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Thursday, Dec 13, 2018

Solar Market Insight Report 2018 Q4

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Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018

2018 Solar Messaging Survey

SEIA commissioned a public opinion poll from Global Strategy Group to identify which arguments are most convincing for the general public to support solar.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Solar Market Insight Report 2018 Q3

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 September 13, 2018

Monday, Apr 16, 2018

SEIA Advocates for Product Exclusions in Comments Filed to USTR

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In comments filed today with the United States Trade Representative, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) expressed support for product exclusions from tariff coverage under the Solar Products Safeguard measure for products that are not, and are not expected to be, manufactured in adequate quantities here in the United States.   Following is a statement from SEIA’s President and CEO, Abigail Ross Hopper:  

Monday, Apr 16, 2018

SEIA Comments to USTR on Solar Safeguard Exclusion Requests

On April 16, 2018, SEIA submitted formal comments to the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) regarding the Trump administration's consideration of product exclusions under the recent Section 201 solar safeguard tariffs.

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018

Solar Talking Points

Solar energy has many benefits, and the industry makes positive contributions to the U.S. economy in a variety of ways. We've gathered some of these benefits, along with some basic information about the growth of solar, into a comprehensive set of talking points.

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2018

SEIA Seeks Reversal of Ill-Advised Approach to Tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following is a statement by Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) on the impact of possible steel and aluminum tariffs on the solar industry and the relationship between steel tariffs and those imposed on solar products:   “As President Trump prepares to issue an official decision on tariffs for steel and aluminum products, we want to remind him that the net loss of jobs and the cancellation of projects as a result of his solar tariffs are real and causing damage to America’s energy economy.  

Friday, Feb 02, 2018

Section 201 Solar Tariffs

On Jan. 23, 2018, President Trump signed a proclamation that placed tariffs on imported solar cells and modules for a period of four years. This decision came on the heels of a nearly 9-month case before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) after two solar manufacturers, Suniva and SolarWorld, filed a petition seeking tariffs. The final tariff will have significant negative impacts on the entire solar industry, from manufacturing and distribution to installation and finance.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018

SEIA Statement on President Trump's Remarks in Davos

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following is statement by Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) on President Trump’s speech in Davos, Switzerland today:

Monday, Jan 22, 2018

President’s Decision on Solar Tariffs is a Loss for America

SEIA and its members express disappointment in the decision by President Trump to impose 30 percent tariffs on imported solar cells and panels.

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