This is the Web site of the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA). Our postal address is 1220 19th Street, NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036. We can be reached via email at info@solarelectricpower.org, and via phone at 202.857.0898.

Our Web site is primarily targeted toward utility and solar industry professionals.

SEPA values the support of our members, stakeholders, and others who support the Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA) through visiting our Web sites. We know that protecting personal information is important to our supporters. To make our Privacy Policy easy to find, we make it available in the footer of every page of our Web site. If you have questions or concerns regarding our site’s privacy statement, contact SEPA directly.

1. General Browsing Information – If you visit our site to read or download information, we may collect and store the following general information in order to analyze trends, gather broad demographic information, and monitor site traffic patterns that can help us further develop and improve the design and functionality of our site: your computer’s IP address, browser type, and operating system, the date and time you access our site, the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site; and the various pages that you visit while on our site.

2. Personally-Identifiable Information – We will explicitly notify you before we collect any personally-identifiable information about you (i.e. your name, email address, contact information, credit card number, etc.), and will not collect any information unless you choose to provide it to us. This information may be shared within our organization for the purposes of responding to any comments or questions you submit and/or providing follow-up information about our organization. We do not sell our database list to third party organizations.

3. Publicly Sharing Your Information – SEPA often receives information from Web site visitors who have successfully participated in our programs and/or employed our resources. In certain instances, we would like to publicly share the comments and stories we receive by posting this information on our Web site. We will not, however, publicly share ANY information we receive on our website without first receiving the express consent of the individual who submitted the information. Furthermore, we will not post information in any way that specifically identifies the sender of that information unless the sender approves it.

4. Cookies – A cookie is a small file stored on your hard disk drive. Cookies may contain different types of information such as site preferences and login information. SEPA does not use this cookie to link to personally identifiable information on our site. Cookies expire after a period of time specified in the cookie. This ranges from a few hours to years. Some areas of this site require use of cookies for proper navigation. If a user rejects a cookie, they simply will not be able to use that part of the site effectively.

5. Other Security Measures – We provide our members and supporters with a secure experience when they are ordering memberships or registering for an event. Our technical security measures include using industry standard 128bit encryption to secure the transfer of data between your browser and our servers. Although we will use all reasonable means to safeguard the privacy of your personal information, transmissions made via the Internet cannot be made absolutely secure. When our forms ask users to enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number), that information is encrypted and is protected with the best encryption method in the industry -Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).

SEPA reserves the right to amend this policy at any time.