Solar Energy Industries Association

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Solar Energy Industries Association
SEIA 40th Anniversary Logo.png
Formation January 24, 1974; 42 years ago (1974-01-24)
Legal status association
Purpose national association of the U.S. solar industry
Headquarters Washington, D.C., United States
President and CEO
Rhone Resch

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), established in 1974, is a national nonprofit trade association of the solar-energy industry in the United States.[1]

Utility-scale solar photovoltaic (plant) in Sacramento, CA

SEIA is a 501(c)6 non-profit trade association. SEIA's sister organization, The Solar Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization, oversees policy-driven research and develops education & outreach programs to promote the further development of solar energy in the U.S. [2]

The association supports the extension of a 30 percent federal solar investment tax credit for eight years.[3]


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