MDV-SEIA: Solar in Virginia Discussion & Networking Reception Register Here 05.23.2018 3:00pm — 05.23.2018 7:00pm

On May 23, 2018, the Williams Mullen Center in Richmond will play host to a Solar in Virginia Discussion & Networking Reception event from the Maryland-DC-Delaware-Virginia Solar Energy Industries Association (MDV-SEIA). The event will feature panel discussions on the latest market developments and what to expect from the industry over the next year, including:

Open for business: A deep dive on large-scale solar in Virginia

The utility-scale panel will focus on implementation on the grid modernization legislation, developments at the State Corporation Commission (SCC), and interconnection queue reform. Panelists will also discuss the Virginia Solar Workforce Development Initiative in Southern Virginia and the Solar Research Institute's land use program.


  • Kaitlin Savage, SOL VIS
  • Frank DePew, Urban Grid Holdings, LLC
  • Francis Hodsoll, SolUnesco
  • Keith Harkins, Southside Virginia Community College

Growing the rooftop solar market: Challenges and opportunities

The distributed generation panel will provide a brief review of solar legislation introduced in the last legislative session, top-line goals for the 2018 Rubin Group process, and discuss local mechanisms supporting solar development in Virginia.


  • Devin Welch, Sun Tribe Solar
  • Thad Culley, Vote Solar
  • Aaron Sutch, VA SUN

To register, click here.