Anytime: APS STAR
Center Virtual Tour - Welcome
to a virtual tour of the APS Solar Test and Research (STAR) Center
[Arizona], one of the worlds premier solar test and research
facilities. At STAR, APS tests and develops technologies for converting
solar energy into electricity. APS uses STAR to learn how to produce
low-cost electricity from sunlight, using current and emerging photovoltaic
Design and Installation - Diablo Valley College -Pleasant Hill,
CA - Teacher
Tom Chatagnier continues his very affordable classes on renewable
energy. This course covers photovoltaic systems, site evaluation,
configuration options, installation options, performance testing
and maintenance. This course includes many 'hands on' activities
working with real equipment. Aligned with NABCEP
for those interested in certification. www.dvc.edu
(search under Alt technologies) for info and registration or
925/685-1230 x 2522
Solar Home Tours - at various locations. Check nationally at
for location near you. NorCal
Solar hosts a number of tours in Northern California
International - National Conference". - SOLAR
POWER is the can't-be-missed event for anyone involved in or
interested in learning about solar technologies and markets. Solar
electric (photovoltaics), solar water heating, and concentrating
solar power will all be covered. .Solar Power International includes:
Sessions on technology, markets, and policy, Expo, Manufacturer
training, and Product demonstrations. Check for dates - October...
Center [Hopland - Ongoing Workshops] - a wide variety of topics
offered in 1-5 day workshops. check website
for current offerings.
Center [San Francisco - Ongoing Workshops] - in addition to
offering FREE workshops on solar topics, the Pacific Energy Center
also has a wide variety of workshops on energy efficient design
for the architectural and engineering audience. check website
for current offerings.
College [Pleasant Hill - recurring RE courses] - Photovoltaic
System Design and Installation. Check DVC
Website and search under Schedule of Courses for "Alternative
Energy Technologies". Tom Chatagnier is the instructor.
presentations online - Presentations from the February Solar
Forum in Anaheim are available online.
The range of topics include: CEC Rebate program, Self Generation
Program update, State Solar Policy, City of Anaheim Solar activities,
Zero Energy Homes, buying Solar Renewable Energy Credits, and recent
Solar Schoolhouse activities..
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