Jeanine Cotter takes leadership role in statewide solar advocacy organization to drive economic growth and job creation.

Luminalt, San Francisco’s leading solar installer, announced that CEO and Co-Founder Jeanine Cotter has been elected to the California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) Board of Directors.

Founded in 1977, CALSEIA is the state’s oldest and largest solar industry association. CALSEIA’s 15-member Board of Directors is elected by the membership. Luminalt’s Jeanine Cotter’s key area of focus will be new legislation and the implementation of existing solar laws.

“I have seen the impact that good policy can have in building a sustainable solar industry and I look forward to helping to shape future policy. CALSEIA plays a critical role in the success of solar in California,” says Cotter.


Since the 1970s, CALSEIA has advanced the common interests of the California solar industry, helping make California’s solar market the most robust in the United States through its various policy accomplishments. Comprised of California solar contractors, manufacturers, distributors, developers, utilities, engineers, consultants and educational organizations, CALSEIA represents a diverse membership committed to growing the California solar industry. CALSEIA is a 501 C-6 non-profit organization that is primarily funded through membership dues. CALSEIA provides solar industry members located throughout California with a presence at the Capitol in Sacramento, at the CPUC in San Francisco, and at hearings and workshops throughout the state.

About Luminalt

Luminalt makes it easy for homeowners and businesses to save money by switching to clean solar energy. Locally owned and operated, Luminalt has installed more solar systems in San Francisco than any other company. It does solar differently ensuring accountability to its customers by not outsourcing the installation or other work to outside companies. Certified as a Woman Business Enterprise (WBE), Luminalt is the only woman-owned and lead solar company where a woman holds the solar contractor license. To learn more, visit About Us.

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