Why Solar Plus Storage? - Self Study

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Authors: Christopher LaForge, Chris Brown

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Description

Why is everyone talking about solar-plus-storage as a business opportunity? Expert instructors Chris LaForge and Chris Brown discuss the importance of solar-plus-storage, why it makes sense as a business case and why it is needed NOW.

In this short free course the two instructors break down what drivers are pushing forward the demand for storage technology, why solar-plus-storage has been growing so rapidly and why the growth is still just getting started.

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This is a self-study, self-paced online course. You can begin instantly upon enrollment and complete the course materials at your own pace.

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Certificates of completion are only provided to HeatSpring Membership subscribers. This course has not been approved by any credentialing organizations (NABCEP, AIA, USGBC etc) for Continuing Education Credits (CEUs). This course is for self education purposes only and completion does not indicate a level of professional expertise or credential.

Authors

Christopher LaForge

Certified Master Trainer (IREC), Great Northern Solar

Christopher LaForge is the CEO of Great Northern Solar and a NABCEP certified photovoltaic installer-emeritus. He has been designing, specifying, and installing systems since 1988. He has been an instructor with the MREA since 1993 teaching Advanced Photovoltaic design and installation and is an ISPQ Affiliated Master Trainer. In 2016 he was named IREC's Master Trainer...[more]

Chris Brown

Director of Business Development , Aypa Power

Chris Brown is passionate about the renewable energy and enthusiastic about sustainable solutions through technology and innovation. After completing his undergraduate education at the University of Massachusetts, Chris entered technical sales of renewable energy products 2006 with a focus on off grid renewable energy projects around the world. Several years later,...[more]

Course Outline

Why Solar + Storage

  • Why Solar + Storage? (Video - 11:52 minutes)
  • Why Solar+Storage NOW? (Video - 07:23 minutes)

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