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AriSEIA's News You Can Use
July 25, 2019
Notable Dates/Events:
  • July 30th-31st - ACC Energy Rules Stakeholder Meeting. Click here to learn more. 
  • August 6th-7th - ACC Open Meeting. Click here to learn more. 
  • August 20th - AriSEIA Member Meeting. Click here to learn more and register. 
  • Sep. 23rd-26th - Solar Power International. Click here to learn more.
  • Nov. 15th-16th - Climate 2020: Seven Generations for Arizona summit in Flagstaff. Click here to learn more.
AriSEIA Updates
Save the Date: AriSEIA Members-Only Meeting
AriSEIA invites all members to join us for our Members-Only Meeting on August 20, 2019. Attend to learn about important member updates, our upcoming conference, legislative and policy updates, and more. This will be our largest and most important member meeting of the year so far, don't miss out!

Dinner and drink tickets will be provided (with RSVP/early registration) and are included in the $35 ticket cost. ASU students can attend at a discounted rate of $25 per ticket.
WHAT: AriSEIA Member Meeting
WHERE: Spoke & Wheel - Phoenix (8525 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85020)
WHEN: Tuesday - August 20 - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
COST: $35 for AriSEIA members, $25 for students
AriSEIA Seeking Executive Director
AriSEIA is looking for an Executive Director to join our team! We will be actively recruiting for the position in August. Contact AriSEIA President Brandon Cheshire with any inquiries, and stay tuned for more details.
"I Love My Solar" Campaign
We encourage AriSEIA members and your customers to participate in Solar United Neighbors and Vote Solar’s  "I Love My Solar" Campaign ! The campaign is celebrating the 2 million+ solar installations in the country, and promoting solar policy by encouraging people to mail postcards to lawmakers. Click here or on the link below to learn more. Click here to access the social media toolkit to help promote the campaign. Click here to view a sample email you can send to your customers.

"SolarAPP" Campaign to Streamline Permitting Processes
The Solar Foundation's SolarAPP campaign will help streamline permitting processes for solar and solar+storage installations nationwide. Click here to learn more, and stay tuned for materials and information for AriSEIA members to help implement this easy, one-stop shop process across Arizona. These implementation materials will be ready by the end of the year, and we will keep you updated as they become available.
Arizona Updates
Check out some of the latest Arizona energy updates in this week’s blog!

National Updates
Global Solar Installations to Reach Record High in 2019

According to Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables' new report, Global Solar PV Market Outlook Update: Q2 2019, the market is now back on a strong growth trajectory after a slowdown in 2018. Annual installations are expected to rise to around 125 gigawatts per year by the early 2020s.

Solar Power World releases the 2019 Top Solar Contractors list

The Top Solar Contractors list is the most recognized annual listing of solar contractors in the United States working in the utility, commercial and residential markets.

U.S. solar sector launches lobbying push to preserve key subsidy

The U.S. solar industry on Wednesday kicked off a lobbying push aimed at convincing Congress to extend a generous tax credit for solar energy systems that is set to begin phasing out next year.

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The future of solar energy has never been more at risk in Arizona than it is today. Help AriSEIA grow! Join AriSEIA today, and give the solar industry the power it needs to thrive in Arizona.
Are you interested in serving on the AriSEIA board, interning, or volunteering? Contact b.cheshire@ariseia.org to get involved or learn more.
AriSEIA's News You Can Use Published Every Other Thursday 
If you have news or announcements you think should be included in the newsletter (space permitting), please send by email to: Stacey Champion .
If you are interested in volunteering on the policy committee, please contact the co-chairs:
Sara Birmingham 

Court Rich
Membership Dues
Send your AriSEIA Membership check to:

PO Box 6358
Glendale, AZ 85312


AriSEIA's Referral Plan - you can save on your annual dues!

We are offering members a 10% discount for each company or organization you bring to AriSEIA. Here's how it works:

  1. Talk to your solar or related company, such as your suppliers, professional services, or associate industry companies, etc.
  2. Email President Brandon Cheshire at: b.cheshire@ariseia.org.
  3. We will do the rest and send you your discounted invoice for the following year, along with our sincere thank you!

Bring in a new member and receive a 10% credit for each new member (up to 3) towards your annual AriSEIA Membership Dues!

 You can Save on your Dues while you
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