2019 Events

Get plugged in! Find a workshop or event to help your community spark on-the-ground clean energy projects.

September

20
Blueberry, Cheese, and Solar Tour
September 20, 10:00am

Spark Northwest is excited to invite you on an exclusive tour of two of our favorite project sites: Bow Hill Blueberries and Samish Bay Cheese! Come see how local farmers have benefited from Spark Northwest’s Rural Clean Energy Program while enjoying fresh blueberries and delicious cheeses and confections. Hear from Spark Northwest staff and business owners about how clean energy projects are making rural businesses thrive.

When: September 20th, 2019 10am – 2pm
Where: Bow Hill Blueberries – 15628 Bow Hill Rd, Bow, WA 98232 – Directions Here
How: Please RSVP to connect@sparknorthwest.org

We hope to see you there!

25
Solarize Workshop – Yakima, WA
September 25, 6:00pm

Learn how solar works, which sites are most suitable, and what financial incentives are available to help bring costs down. After you attend a free workshop, you can get your free site assessment and participate in Solarize Yakima!

Learn more here

25
Solarizado del Yakimia – Yakima, WA
September 25, 6:00pm

Aprenda cómo funciona la energía solar, qué sitios son los más adecuados y qué incentivos financieros están disponibles para ayudar a reducir los costos. Después de asistir a un taller gratuito, ¡puede obtener su evaluación gratuita del sitio y participar en Solarizar Yakima!

Aprenda mas aqui.

October

18
2019 Washington State Solar Summit
October 18, 8:00am

The Washington State Solar Summit is an important annual information gathering and networking event for industry stakeholders including manufacturers, installers, utilities, municipalities, legislators/policy makers, educators, students, tribal members, advocacy organizations/nonprofits, distributors, engineers, financial lenders, consultants and more. The Washington State Solar Summit is the must-attend business conference for anyone engaged in solar deployment, education and advocacy in Washington state. Over 250 solar and related industry personnel gathered during the 2018 Washington State Solar Summit to listen and participate in discussions relating to the topics below.

TIMES

8am-9am: Registration & Breakfast
9am-5pm: Conference & Exhibition
5pm-7 or 8pm: Reception

REGISTER TO ATTEND

Early discounted registration rates available now through October 4! Register to attend now and save! Click here or the “Register Now!” button below.

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PROGRAM

The following topics will be discussed:

  • Where are we at now? National and state updates, trends and perspectives.
  • Solar and storage in the national and state marketplaces.
  • A showcase of projects throughout the state and elsewhere that use solar (plus other technologies) to increase resilience on the grid and in communities.
  • Solar panel recycling & addressing the current Washington recycling legislation.
  • Scaling Up: What it will take to get to 100% clean energy? Perspectives from the utility, building and policy sectors.

Click to view confirmed speakers.

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Solarize Workshop – Yakima, WA
October 24, 6:00pm

Learn how solar works, which sites are most suitable, and what financial incentives are available to help bring costs down. After you attend a free workshop, you can get your free site assessment and participate in Solarize Yakima!

Learn more here.

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Fall Trivia Night – Seattle, WA
October 30, 6:00pm

The weather’s getting cold, but trivia is heating up!

Please join us for our Fall Trivia Night on Wednesday, October 30th! Put together a team of your trivia buddies to compete for bragging rights and prizes. In addition to fun with friends, purchase great food and beverages from the Park Pub, and learn how you can be involved in the clean energy revolution!

REGISTER TODAY

To play, you need to be part of a team of 6 people or fewer. If you are a team captain you can have up to 5 friends sign up to be on your team. Team members—include you team captain’s name when you register. If you are not already on a team, no problem! We can assign you to a team or form a new one with your friends as they register.

Date: Tuesday, October 30th, 2019
Location: The Park Public House, Seattle, WA
Cost: $15 suggested donation 

To reserve a ticket without a donation, please contact Daniel: daniel@sparknorthwest.org

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