Webinar: Best Practices in Solar Planning and Zoning

Our SolSmart program is hosting a webinar to address best practices for including solar in land use plans and a community’s zoning ordinance. Learn about ways to provide maximum siting options for rooftop and ground mount solar projects while preserving your community’s character and historic resources. Register here.


Brian Ross, AICP, LEED GA | Great Plains Institute

James Schroll | The Solar Foundation

Megan Day, AICP | National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Solar Power Northeast

February 5-6, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts

Join us at Solar Power Northeast, a forum for the solar and energy storage industries to come together and learn about the trends and legislation impacting grid resilience and reliability in the region. The keynote speaker is Mary Powell, President and CEO at Green Mountain Power and chair of The Solar Foundation. Here’s what else we have in store at the conference:

–Philip Haddix, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships at The Solar Foundation, will take part in the panel “Cutting Red Tape: How to Halve the Cost of Residential Solar in the U.S.” (February 6, 8:30 a.m.) Join us and learn about SolarAPP, our new initiative to streamline solar permitting and dramatically reduce costs.

Megan Howes, Program Coordinator at The Solar Foundation, will speak on the panel “Training and Retraining a Diverse Solar Workforce” (February 6, 9:30 a.m.)

–The Solar Training Network is excited to be hosting a free career fair and networking event to bring together New England solar employers and job seekers. Register for the career fair here!

WRISE Leadership Forum

February 19-21, 2019
Denver, CO

The Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) Leadership Forum is a unique experience, combining professional development with tools to advance renewable energy. Get 10% off registration using the discount code TSF2019. Register here.