Industry Partners

If you are interested in becoming a partner organization for future Solar Power Events, please complete the Industry Partner Form. For more information on the Industry Partner Program, please contact Lesley Fondren.

Thank You to Our 2020 Industry Partners


The Clean Coalition is a nonprofit working to accelerate America’s transition away from an outdated energy system built around large, centralized, fossil-fueled power plants and miles of inefficient transmission lines; and toward a modern energy system where smaller-scale, efficient, renewable energy projects deliver affordable and reliable power to communities. www.clean-coalition.org


Cleantech San Diego is a member-based trade organization that positions the greater San Diego region, including Imperial County, as a global leader in the cleantech economy. As a nonprofit organization, we are uniquely suited to support the cleantech industry by fostering collaborations across the private/public/academic landscape, leading advocacy efforts to promote cleantech priorities, and encouraging investment in the San Diego region. www.cleantechsandiego.org


With programs operating in Washington, DC, San Francisco, and Chicago, the Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to developing a new kind of energy leader. CELI’s Fellowship Training Program and supportive professional community are designed to launch Fellows into leadership positions across technology, finance, and public policy. www.cleanenergyleaders.org


The EMerge Alliance is a nonprofit, open network of more than 100 organizations reinventing electric power through the development of forward-thinking standards for the highly efficient use of hybrid AC/DC power in a variety of buildings. These standards focus on delivering DC power directly to digital electronics and power storage systems, simplifying the use of locally produced clean energy and making systems more flexible, resilient and sustainable. www.EMergeAlliance.org


NABCEP administers the most widely recognized and respected certifications for solar professionals. Raising industry standards and promoting consumer confidence, NABCEP is the “gold standard” for PV and Solar Heating professionals. www.nabcep.org


Oregon SEIA (OSEIA) is a trade association founded in 1981 to promote clean, renewable, solar technologies. OSEIA members include businesses, non-profit groups, and other solar industry stakeholders. www.oseia.org


Solar Energy International (SEI) was founded in 1991 as a nonprofit educational organization. Our mission is to provide industry-leading technical training and expertise in renewable energy to empower people, communities, and businesses worldwide. Why? Because we envision a world powered by renewable energy. www.solarenergy.org


The Solar Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to advancing the use of solar and solar-compatible technologies worldwide. www.thesolarfoundation.org


The Special Initiative on Offshore Wind (SIOW) is an independent project at the University of Delaware’s College of Earth, Ocean and Environment that supports the advancement of offshore wind power as part of a comprehensive solution to the most pressing energy problems facing the United States. SIOW provides expertise, analysis, information sharing and strategic partnerships with industry, advocacy and government stakeholders to build understanding and drive the deployment of offshore wind. www.ceoe.udel.edu/about/affiliated-programs/special-initiative-on-offshore-wind


Founded in 2005 as Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) and rebranded in May 2017, Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) is a national nonprofit with a growing presence working across the renewable energy economy with over 30 chapters and a broad purpose – to change our energy future through the actions of women. By building Community, promoting Education, and cultivating Leadership, WRISE works to recruit, retain, and advance women and inspire our members and the public to unite in raising their voices for others. www.wrisenergy.org