Membership Benefits

Join Now and take advantage of free membership for the rest of 2018 when signing up for 2019!*

As an Energy Storage Association (ESA) member, you enjoy the considerable benefits of access to key decision makers, exposure to timely and critical issues, and expert analysis to help your business or organization succeed in the fast-growing energy economy.

We are your direct line to centers of influence in Washington and around the country.

  • Advocacy – We are the voice of energy storage. We work on national and state energy storage policy to help your business grow.
  • Event Discounts – Members receive generous discounts on registration and exhibiting space at the energy storage industry’s premier trade show and other signature events.
  • Discussion Forums – Discussion Forum participation provides a valuable leadership experience for you and your team, along with unique opportunities to grow your business.
  • Networking – Networking with other members can help establish your company's presence in the industry.  You can also network with your industry peers online in our LinkedIn group and Members-Only subgroups.
  • Business Opportunities - Our members have the option to receive real-time news about Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and other energy storage procurement announcements.

Detailed Explanation of Benefits:

Leadership Circle - $40,000/year

Full Member benefits (see below), plus:

  • ESA’s premier membership category
  • MW level sponsorship for each of the 3 ESA keystone events, including benefits as described above
  • Eligibility to participate in all policy working groups, vote on policy positions
  • Opportunity to suggest new WGs throughout the year
  • Participate in recommendations to the Board on policy positions that have been submitted by the Policy Partners.

Full Membership - Between $1,500/year and $15,000/year based on category and energy related revenue level

  • Representation on advocacy of policy issues of interest in Congress, at FERC, RTOs/ISOs, state level legislatures and public utility commissions
  • Regular policy activity updates via email, webinar, teleconference
  • Voting rights to elect Board of Directors
  • Eligibility to participate as a Director of the Board
  • Opportunities for inclusion in ESA advocacy efforts
  • Public relations support for ribbon cuttings of new projects, including social media messaging, presence where feasible at public ribbon cuttings, etc.
  • Access to ESA newsletters, webinars and member portal
  • Discounts on ESA events and reports 

Full Member Upgrades

Policy Partner Upgrade (+ $10,000)

Full Member benefits, plus:

  • Eligibility to participate in all policy working groups, vote on policy positions
  • Opportunity to suggest new WG throughout the year
  • Each individual member has one voice/one vote within working groups

Sponsorship Partner Upgrade (+ $10,000)

Full Member benefits, plus:

  • kW level sponsorship for the 3 ESA keystone events, including benefits as described above

Associate Membership (Available to 501(c) organizations only)

  • Opportunities for inclusion in ESA advocacy efforts
  • Access to ESA newsletters, webinars and member portal

*must process dues payment within 30 days of receiving invoice.

Questions:

If you have questions, please contact us by email at join@energystorage.org.