American Solar Energy Society

Published January 5, 2011

Established in 1954, the American Solar Energy Society (ASES) is the nation's leading nonprofit association of solar professionals & advocates. The ASES mission is to inspire an era of energy innovation and speed the transition to a sustainable energy economy. ASES advances education, research and policy.

Leading for more than 50 years
ASES leads national efforts to increase the use of solar energy, energy efficiency and other sustainable technologies in the U.S. We publish the award-winning SOLAR TODAY magazine, organize and present the ASES National Solar Conference and lead the ASES National Solar Tour – the largest grassroots solar event in the world.  For more info visit