American Solar Energy Society

About American Solar Energy Society

Established in 1954, the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that advocates for sustainable living and 100% renewable energy. We share information, events and resources to cultivate community and power progress in the U.S. and beyond. As the U.S. section of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES), we work with individuals and groups around the world to accelerate the transition to a renewable energy and sustainable living society.
We connect the community of renewable energy and sustainable living companies to ASES readers, members and attendees through:
ASES Membership
Solar Today magazine
Solar@Work newsletter
National Solar Conference
National Solar Tour
Emerging Professionals opportunities
Solar Citizen – Tiny Watts project
Expertise, white papers, professional recognition, and resources
Advertising, sponsorships, partnerships, and networking
Regional chapters in 41 states and the District of Columbia
9 student chapters at colleges across the country
7 technical divisions with student and professional members


Student Membership Coordinator

July 2020 Colorado Springs, CO
“I had a great opportunity to become a student leader and learn more about the solar industry. My coordinator and advisor throughout the process was also extremely helpful and a great resource.”
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