Building departments and utilities are experiencing an upsurge in requests for PV installations and interconnections, respectively. The lack of experience in solar electricity means that officials in building departments and utilities often operate with limited knowledge of the types of systems; proper system wiring, grounding, labeling requirements, and other critical requirements. This session by Dan Chiras, Ph.D. will provide essential details on key aspects of solar electric system design and installation to assist officials at building departments and utilities in their approval of plans and inspection of systems, streamlining operations and saving money.
Who should attend
Dan Chiras is director of and lead instructor at The Evergreen Institute’s Center for Renewable Energy and Green Building in east central Missouri where he teaches numerous workshops on residential renewable energy, including fundamentals of solar electricity and PV site assessment, design, and installation. Dr. ... More info