Solar Panel (GT 1000)

FEATURES :
  • Alternative Energy Generation.
  • Energy and Power.
  • Passive Solar Systems.
  • Design & Installation of Residential Scale Photovoltaic Systems.
  • Troubleshooting PV Systems
  • Building Codes & Compliance
  • Understanding Blueprints

Reinforced with Hands-on Labs

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Description

ALTERNATIVE ENERGY GENERATION

  • History of fossil fuels
  • Environmental concerns
  • Price convergence

ENERGY AND POWER

  • Types of energy
  • Potential and Kinetic energy
  • Voltage and current
  • Electrical loads

PASSIVE SOLAR SYSTEMS

  • Angular and reflective light
  • Passive solar heating
  • Passive solar cooling and shading
  • Convective and evaporative cooling

ACTIVE SOLAR SYSTEMS

  • Photovoltaics
  • PV modules & ratings
  • Inverters and metering
  • Thermal heating and collection

DESIGN & INSTALLATION OF RESIDENTIAL SCALE PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS

  • Mounting PV modules
  • Array orientation
  • Battery systems and wiring
  • PV charge controllers
  • Grid-tie metering

TROUBLESHOOTING PV SYSTEMS

  • Locating and isolating bad panels
  • Locating bad terminals, wiring and connectors

BUILDING CODES AND COMPLIANCE

  • National Electrical Codes
  • Underwriters Laboratories
  • OSHA
  • National Fire Protection Association

UNDERSTANDING BLUEPRINTS

  • Schemating drawings
  • Working drawings
  • Symbols and scaling

DOCUMENT

GT-1000