The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) builds the foundation for rapid adoption of clean energy and energy efficiency to benefit people, the economy, and our planet. Its vision is a 100% clean energy future that is reliable, resilient, and equitable. IREC develops and advances the regulatory reforms, technical standards, and workforce solutions needed to enable the streamlined integration of clean, distributed energy resources. IREC has been trusted for its independent clean energy expertise for 40 years, since its founding in 1982.
SolSmart is led by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA). Our team includes 12 other partner organizations who are recognized experts on solar energy and local government. SolSmart is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office.