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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. For shareable graphics and other information about this effort, click here. 

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

In January 2018, The Trump Administration Placed Tariffs on Imported Solar Cells and Modules. Here’s What It Means.  

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.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018

SEIA President and CEO Sends Personal Plea to Pres. Trump to Preserve Solar Jobs by Rejecting High Tariffs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) President and CEO Abigail Ross Hopper sent a letter to President Donald Trump today reminding him of the tens of thousands of U.S. solar workers, including American manufacturers, whose jobs will be lost if high tariffs are implemented.  

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