What is the HSEA?

Founded in 1977, the Hawaii Solar Energy Association is a Non-Profit organization and is comprised of installers, distributors, manufacturers, auditors, and financiers of solar water heating and photovoltaic systems.

Member Benefits

  • Advocacy

    Gain access to  critical information.

  • Education

    Expand your business skills through industry experts.

  • Networking

    Socialize with prospects, partners, vendors and friends.

The HSEA works on behalf of the State of Hawaii to preserve research and investment with Solar Technologies. We thank you for your donations.
NOTE: Donations are not tax deductible.

Member Photo Gallery

Check out a few photos from HSEA members.

Alternate Energy Installers Working LateAmerican Electric Completed ProjectBonterra Solar's Kaupuni First Net Zero Village in the USABonterra Solar Commercial Project Simply StorageBonterra Solar TeamEnphase Team At The Enphase HeadquartersJohn Grandinetti Offering Service Work for Solar in AfricaHawaiian Electric's 120 Years of Service
Honeywell Earns Green Business AwardKumuKit Delivers another Solar Energy SystemKyocera's Beautiful Carport StructuresSunetric and Blue Planet Deliver Solar For Santa at Honolulu Hale 2011Smart Energy Hawaii's Fuji-film ProjectSolarCity Installers Completing a ProjectAmerican Module Maker Solarworld's HeadquartersSunetric Completes Another Residential Project

News & Events

    Solar Power International 2013! - Details »

    HSEA General Membership Meeting June 20th 2013 - Details »

    Efficiency Sales Professional Certification Program: Register Now! - Details »

    Solar Day At The Capitol! - Details »

    Up to 110,000 New Green Jobs Created in 2012 - Details »

    Six Reasons Why Do It Yourself Solar Is Not a Good Idea - Details »

    HSEA and SolarReviews Engage in Partnership - Details »

    State loans urged to help residents install solar gear - Details »

    Fox News Claims Solar Won't Work in America Because It's Not Sunny Like Germany - Details »

    Kalaeloa Solar Project Get's "OK" from Navy Command - Details »

Regulatory Update - Sept 2015

Posted on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

An update on TrOV deadlines, new single line diagram requirements, and other ongoing regulatory issues has been posted to the Members' Section, under Regulatory.  

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HECO change in NEM submittal process

Posted on Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Upcoming Public Hearings on HECO Merger

Posted on Thursday, August 20, 2015
Aloha all, 

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Non-Export PV Plus Storage System FAQ

Posted on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

1.  Do you need to file a NEM application for a non-export PV plus storage system? 

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GEMS Residential Program Opening Aug 17

Posted on Thursday, August 13, 2015

Regulatory Update - August 2015

Posted on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

HSEA Members, 

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Regulatory Update - June 2015

Posted on Thursday, July 09, 2015

An update on the DER docket and HSEA's position has been posted to the Regulatory section of the member's area. 

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SPI Solar Power International 2015

Posted on Tuesday, June 30, 2015

SPI is the only solar show in the US to offer networking, education, and a bustling expo floor all in one location. Head to Anaheim September 14-17 and walk the 200,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space, network with 15,000 colleagues, explore 600 companies with new products, and learn from best-in-industry speakers during the 100 educational opportunities.  Registration is now openBe sure to use our special discount!  HSEA members have been emailed their discount code; check your email or Contact Us if you need it re-sent! 

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HSEA Meeting Presentation available for download

Posted on Thursday, June 25, 2015 If you were unable to make it to the General Membership Meeting last night, the presentation used by Leslie, Eric, and Jim Alberts is available to download and view.  Log in and click on the Legislative Affairs section to view the download link.

HSEA General Membership Meeting - June 2015

Posted on Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Aloha Members, 

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