146 Courses
    Green Building
    Zero Net Energy

    Introduction to Zero Net Energy Buildings

    This thirty minute lecture describes what it takes to build zero net energy buildings. It provides builders with an honest look at the benefits, challenges, and economics of zero net energy projects.

    by Marc Rosenbaum

    4.5/5
    708 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    Geothermal

    Fundamentals: Geothermal

    This course will provide an overview of GSHP mechanics and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of their installation in new construction projects.

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    279 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage

    How Storage Paves the Way for the Grid of the Future

    This one hour lecture builds the case for battery energy storage systems and then discusses specific use cases for those systems.

    by Wes Kennedy

    4.5/5
    407 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    HVAC Design
    Geothermal

    Geothermal HVAC Design: From Building Loads to Bore Field Design

    Learn Geothermal HVAC Design fundamentals, with emphasis on building load (residential, commercial and institutional) development, leading to bore field specification from industry legend Al Koenig.

    by Albert Koenig

    4.6/5
    274 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Accurately Calculate the "Avoided Cost" of A Solar Project

    This free course covers how to precisely calculate the dollar savings (aka avoided cost) of a solar project using Energy Toolbase.

    by Adam Gerza

    4.3/5
    445 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Business Growth

    Competing for Solar Talent in 2023 - WEBINAR

    Having trouble finding enough talented workers for your growing solar business? Have employees quit or gone to work for a competitor? Your customers are ready to go, but your projects are delayed due to staffing shortages.

    by Keith Cronin

    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Business Growth

    Streamlining Solar Permitting with SolarAPP+

    Learn how SolarAPP+ is saving homeowners, solar companies, and local governments time and money with a streamlined, automated, and safe online permitting platform for routine solar permits

    by National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

    4.9/5
    58 students
    4 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Business Growth

    How to Invest in a Solar Project: Get Tax Benefits and Do Good - WEBINAR

    by Chris Lord

    Free
    Utilities
    Other Technology
    Energy Storage

    Large Scale Solutions to Energy Storage

    Jay has interviewed over 70 guests across all energy sectors. This course includes a 30 minute lecture on large scale solutions to energy storage along with the 12 Energy Cast energy storage episodes referenced in the lecture.

    by Jay Dauenhauer

    4.6/5
    304 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Megawatt Design

    Commercial Solar Design And 2014 NEC Code Changes

    This free course covers 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC) changes for commercial solar projects and cost-effective design for large-scale solar systems.

    by Ryan Mayfield

    4.5/5
    1560 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage

    Commercial Photovoltaic Design - Integrating Commercial Scale Storage

    Learn how commercial scale storage will affect the market for commercial clients, some of the major players that are in the current expanding field and see how small utilities will benefit from this scale of storage added to Commercial PV arrays.

    by Christopher LaForge

    4.1/5
    693 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Sustainable Building
    LEED

    What is an Energy Model?

    In this free course, Chris Schaffner describes a variety of methods for modeling building energy consumption and answers the question "what is an energy model?"

    by Chris Schaffner

    4.6/5
    670 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    HVAC
    Building Science
    HVAC Design
    Sustainable Building

    Radiant Cooling and Heating

    Millions of dollars are now being invested into radiant cooling and heating and thermal comfort research. In this free 1-hour lecture, Robert will take you through the radiant design sequence he has used for 30 years.

    by Robert Bean

    4.5/5
    1348 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Building Science

    Become a Building Enclosure Control Freak and Do Residential Ventilation Right

    Learn from industry expert Allison Bailes in this free course on building enclosures and controls. This lecture is designed for engineers, architects, builders, trade contractors, and energy raters.

    by Allison Bailes III

    4.4/5
    3012 students
    1 module
    Free
    Drones
    Wind Energy
    Inspection, O&M

    FAA Part 107 Practice Test

    In order to fly your drone under the FAA's Small UAS Rule (Part 107), you must obtain a Remote Pilot Certificate from the FAA. This free practice test includes 60 questions that you're likely to see when you take the exam.

    by Keven Gambold

    5.0/5
    191 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    HVAC Design
    Geothermal

    Commercial Geothermal Heat Pump System Design

    Dr. Charles Remund, author of the IGSHPA Design Manual, explains how to design a ground heat exchanger for a commercial geothermal system.

    by Dr. Charles Remund

    4.4/5
    622 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Green Building
    Batteries and Storage
    Sustainable Building

    Electrical Loads in High Performance Buildings

    This presentation covers the subject of plug load energy-efficiency and the lighting, appliances, and consumer electronics used in the home. You will glean priceless information about how to save hundreds of dollars.

    by Chris Calwell

    4.5/5
    828 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage
    Safety

    Footprint Project Volunteer Training - Energy Technicians (Module 3)

    by Riley Neugebauer

    4.7/5
    27 students
    4 modules
    CEUs
    Free
    HVAC
    HVAC Design

    Bard Wall-Mount Maintenance & Prep for Modular Yard Tech's

    The information you need to professionally maintain and setup Bard wall-mount units helping you achieve your customers standards

    by Rick Downie

    5.0/5
    85 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage

    Storage and Electrification

    Understanding the trajectory of Massachusetts’ energy policy will drastically change the way our homes are designed and built.

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    108 students
    1 module
    Free