Photovoltaic Technology and Applications, April 15-17, Atlanta, GA. Examines PV technologies and applications from basic properties of sunlight and PV conversion to the design and modeling of PV systems, cost considerations and building integration. Students will visit and study the Georgia Tech Olympic Aquatic Center which features a large roof-mounted PV system. Conducted by: Georgia Tech Continuing Education. Program. $975. Contact: Department of Continuing Education, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332-0385 • 404-8942547 • E-Mail: [email protected] • Web: www.conted.gatech.edu
Photovoltaic Design and Installation! Solar Energy International (SEI) announces a hands-on workshop in Atlanta, GA, April 7-12, at the Southface Energy and Environmental Resource Center. Held in cooperation with Southface Energy Institute of Atlanta, a non-profit performing research, education, and consulting on energy and environmental technologies. $500. Topics include: solar site analysis, system sizing, PV modules, controllers, batteries, inverters and appliances, demonstrations, lab exercises and hands-on installation. No prior experience or training is necessary. Contact: Solar Energy International, PO Box 715, Carbondale, CO 81623 • 970-963-8855 • Fax: 970-963-8866 • E-Mail: [email protected]
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