216 Courses
    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
    820 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    HVAC
    Building Science
    HVAC Design
    Sustainable Building

    Integrating ASHRAE HVAC Standards

    This free course is a recording of two webinars by Robert Bean on understanding and integrating ASHRAE standards on thermal comfort, energy efficiency and indoor air quality for HVAC and building design.

    by Robert Bean

    4.5/5
    797 students
    2 modules
    Free
    Green Building
    Sustainable Building

    Low Carbon Building

    What good is a “Net-Zero” building if just the act of making it dumps a huge load of CO2 into the air? This course is more of an introduction to low carbon building.

    by Bruce King

    4.3/5
    335 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
    1337 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Solar Thermal

    Fundamentals: Solar Thermal

    This course will provide an overview of Solar Thermal mechanics and capacity. It will also discuss the advantages and disadvantages of installation and control.

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    199 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales
    Business Growth

    Solar PV Finance for Non-Profits

    Join solar experts Keith Cronin and Chris Lord in their discussion of selling solar pv to non-profits and important things to know before pitching non-profit clients.

    by Chris Lord and 1 other

    4.3/5
    762 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    HVAC Design
    Geothermal

    Deep Boreholes in GSHP Systems: Pressure Considerations & Installation Practices

    This course focuses on the necessary calculations along with the recommended installation practices for deep geothermal borehole design and installation.

    by Ryan Carda

    4.8/5
    109 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Sustainable Building

    Life-Centered Design

    Enroll today and learn the ten things we human organisms crave from our surroundings-- you'll be able to create built environments that bring us back into harmony with the rest of nature.

    by Carol Venolia

    4.6/5
    248 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Design and Installation
    Batteries and Storage

    The Kroska Case Study: Solar PV Systems with Storage

    This case study presents the Kroska Residential PV installation Seminar that blends two PV system designs (battery free and battery back-up) and accommodates two roof planes and types.

    by Christopher LaForge

    4.1/5
    760 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Other Technology
    Drones
    Wind Energy
    Inspection, O&M

    Picking a Drone: Job Performance vs. Cost

    Drones are an inexpensive and amazing tool for doing inspections, site surveys, marketing, training, and a lot more. This free lecture will help you identify which drones are best suited for the job and about how much it will cost.

    by Keven Gambold

    4.5/5
    432 students
    2 modules
    Free
    HVAC
    Biomass

    Hydronics for High Efficiency Biomass Boilers - Sponsored by NYSERDA

    This workshop fulfills contractor training requirements to participate in NYSERDA's 'Renewable Heat NY' program. The course examines best practices for combining modern, high efficiency wood-fired boilers with hydronic distribution systems.

    by John Siegenthaler

    4.7/5
    158 students
    8 modules
    CEUs
    Free
    Green Building
    Zero Net Energy
    Building Science
    Sustainable Building

    Zero Energy Home Basics: Economics, Minimizing Energy Use, and Renewable Systems

    Ann Edminster discusses Zero Energy Homes, economic considerations, minimizing building energy needs, occupant energy uses and renewable energy systems in this course.

    by Ann Edminster

    4.4/5
    528 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Building Science
    Sustainable Building

    Scalable Multifamily Retrofits: Two Case Studies

    The session will provide an introduction to standardized retrofits for multifamily housing, an overview of the best practices in Europe, and the practical implementation in the US market.

    by Chris Benedict and 2 others

    4.5/5
    91 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Zero Net Energy
    Building Science
    Passive House

    Building Energy Analytics Case Study

    In this lecture, Andy Shapiro will ask and answer questions relative to understanding how well a new, small, well insulated house is performing on energy use and temperature control...

    by Andy Shapiro

    4.4/5
    595 students
    1 module
    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
    70 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    Hydronic Heating
    HVAC Design

    Achieving Hydraulic Separation in Hydronic Systems

    This lecture will outline 4 different methods for providing hydraulic separation, some of which may reduce the installation and operating cost of a system.

    by John Siegenthaler

    4.8/5
    897 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage

    C&I Energy Storage Market in 2021: Identifying the Best Projects

    Identify the characteristics of the most attractive commercial & industrial (C&I) energy storage projects, including rate tariffs, incentives, and load profile types. Plus, how developers and host customers can best capture the other ESS value streams

    by Adam Gerza

    5.0/5
    29 students
    1 module
    Free
    Utilities
    ADMS
    Electrical Distribution

    Introduction to DA/ADMS

    Role of distribution automation in electric utility grid modernization efforts; Key definitions pertaining to DA/ADMS, basic building blocks of DA and ADMS; benefits of DA/ADMS for meeting distribution utility business needs; major challenges of DA/ADMS i

    by Robert Uluski

    4.6/5
    206 students
    1 module
    Free
    Green Building
    Sustainable Building

    Integrative Design Process

    This free course employs case studies to illustrate the integrative design process—with its focus on purpose, discovery, and interrelationships.

    by Bill Reed

    4.6/5
    416 students
    1 module
    Free
    HVAC
    Hydronic Heating
    HVAC Design

    Low Temperature Heat Emitter Options in Hydronic Systems

    According to John Siegenthaler, The future of hydronic heating is low water temperature-- necessary to optimize the performance of condensing boilers, heat pumps, and solar thermal collectors.

    by John Siegenthaler

    4.6/5
    715 students
    1 module
    Free