Solar 101 educational workshops

1. Introduction to Solar Technology

Summary: At the Introduction to solar technology workshop you will learn about photovoltaic technology, basic electricity principles, system components and how to do very basic exercises to calculate your load capacity with solar PV systems. Participants will leave with a practical understanding of how solar PV technology works and what components are required for a basic off-grid solar PV system. Please note, the workshop does not focus on grid-tie systems.


1. Solar energy systems and PV technology

2. Electricity basics

3. Off-grid solar PV system components

4. Off-grid solar PV system design and sizing basics


$45, and $25 for students


3 hours


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