2016 West Virginia Solar Congress

Ardison solar photoOn Saturday, December 10, more than 70 solar supporters came together in Morgantown for the first West Virginia Solar Congress.

The Solar Congress brought together our state’s solar advocates, co-op members, nonprofits, policy makers, and professionals to discuss solar in West Virginia. There were morning and afternoon breakout sessions as well as a large-group discussion forum. A happy-hour reception followed.

Breakout sessions

Third-Party Financing for Solar

Colin Williams, Mountain View Solar

Renewable Portfolio Standards: Past, Present, and Future

Jim Kotcon, West Virginia Chapter of the Sierra Club

Citizen Lobbying

Karan Ireland, WV SUN

Community Solar

James van Nostrand, Center for Energy and Sustainable Development

The True Value of  Solar: Designing Policies to Ensure Fair Competition for Solar Producers

Dan Conant, Solar Holler

Local Energy Efficiency Partnerships

Emmett Pepper, Energy Efficient West Virginia

Event photos

Questions? Interested in volunteering at the next Congress? Contact Autumn Long at solarteam@wvsun.org