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Mar 18

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The Solar Industry Welcomes Legislation Encouraging More Solar Energy Development in Virginia

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the Maryland-DC-Virginia Solar Energy Industries Association (MDV-SEIA) welcomed news that Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has signed into law the 2018 omnibus energy bill. The measure, Senate Bill 966, encourages the growth of renewable energy in the ...

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Mar 18

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Maryland Must Stay Committed To Clean Energy

The oil and natural gas industry is responsible for 138,000 asthma attacks leading to over 100,000 missed school days each year for African American children nationwide. This was concluded in a groundbreaking new study by the Clean Air Task Force (CATF) and the National Association for the Advancement for Colored People (NAACP). ...

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Feb 18

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Let’s Build an Even Better Solar Industry in Maryland

In early February, more than 20 of our friends in the Maryland Senate introduced Senate Bill (SB) 732 (and 76 of our friends in the House of Delegates introduced House Bill (HB) 1453), and the bills are beauties. They would double the RPS to 50% by 2030, accelerating the adoption of solar and wind resources […]

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Feb 18

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Virginia Solar Jobs Increase 10% in 2017, Faster Growth Remains on the Horizon

The Maryland-DC-Delaware-Virginia Solar Energy Industries Association (MDV-SEIA) welcomed a new report from the Solar Foundation that found the number of solar jobs in the Commonwealth increased 10% in 2017. According to the national solar jobs census, Virginia added 329 solar jobs. The state now employs 3,565 solar workers, which ...

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Nov 17

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Solar Focus 2017 Award Winners

2017 proved to be another great year for solar, thanks in large part to the businesses and professionals who continue to lead the industry through example. At Solar Focus, we honor some of the standouts of the Mid-Atlantic solar community across six categories. Here are this year’s winners: Mark Rubin, Solar Champion ...

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Oct 17

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Introducing a Few of Our Solar Focus Sponsors: Sigora Solar, Standard Solar, and Allied Building Products Corp.

MDV-SEIA is happy to announce that Sigora Solar, Standard Solar, and Allied Building Products Corp. are a few of our kW sponsors for Solar Focus 2017! These companies are well established in the Mid-Atlantic solar markets and their backing is a valued addition to the sponsorship team for the region’s leading solar conference. ...

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Sep 17

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SRECTrade Becomes Breakfast Sponsor for Solar Focus 2017!

MDV-SEIA is proud to announce that SRECTrade has come onboard as the Opening Breakfast sponsor for Solar Focus 2017! Our partners at SRECTrade do amazing work ensuring solar owners make the most out of surplus energy generated by their systems, a service that makes SRECTrade a valued addition to this year’s sponsorship line-up. ...

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Sep 17

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Meet a Few of Our Solar Focus Sponsors: Prospect Solar, Trina Solar, and Virginia Solar

MDV-SEIA is proud to partner with Prospect Solar, Trina Solar, and Virginia Solar as kW sponsors for the 11th annual Solar Focus conference. As regional stakeholders, their support is a valued addition to the sponsorship line-up of the Mid-Atlantic’s leading solar conference. About Prospect Solar Prospect Solar, LLC was ...

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May 17

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Governor McAuliffe signs Virginia Energy Bills

MDV-SEIA is excited to announce that the Virginia solar industry scored a huge win as Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe signed 11 clean energy and energy efficiency bills into law earlier today. Among the signed legislation are  SB 1393, SB 1394/HB2303, and SB 1395, bills which MDV-SEIA supported through the collaborative effort ...

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