141 Courses
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Business

    Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) Financing

    Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) is a method of providing 100% long-term, fixed-rate financing for energy efficiency, resiliency, water conservation and sustainability upgrades. This is a quick, free introduction to the program.

    by Taimur Jamil

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

    Future-proofing Solar PV savings with Energy Storage

    This course covers an overview of the "future-proofing solar savings" concept. The changes being proposed and implemented depend on state and utility territory, but the one general commodity that most share is that they typically erode the savings

    by Adam Gerza

    4.4/5
    134 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Batteries and Storage

    Accurately Modeling the Economics of Customer Sited Energy Storage Projects

    This lecture demonstrates how to accurately, objectively, and transparently

    by Adam Gerza

    4.4/5
    167 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
    771 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
    38 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Batteries and Storage
    Business Growth

    California C&I Energy Storage Market - State of the Union

    This course explores the dynamics influencing the California C&I solar + storage market in 2022. We reviewed the headwinds and tailwinds we’re seeing in the market today, drawing from data that we’ve compiled from internal and external sources.

    by Adam Gerza

    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
    114 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance

    Modeling Time-of-use Rates & the Quantifying the Value of Solar

    This course will explore in depth how to model solar projects on Time-of-use (TOU) rates, and how they effect the 'value of solar' calculation.

    by Adam Gerza

    4.7/5
    155 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance

    Role of Appraisal and Cost Segregation Analysis in a Renewable Energy Project

    In this interview we talk with Mike about appraisals and cost segregation for solar and other renewable energy projects.

    by Chris Lord

    4.5/5
    136 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Mapping Strategy: Engineering Your Marketing Success

    “Mapping Strategy: Engineering Your Marketing Success” will help solar installers identify goals and new markets for company growth.

    by Glenna Wiseman

    4.8/5
    113 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance

    Energy Policy: Women in Solar

    Leading women in clean energy policy will discuss career paths, projects they're currently working on and the role of women in their fields.

    by Cathleen Monahan

    4.7/5
    146 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Create the Building Blocks of Your Solar Marketing Program

    “Putting It All Together: From Assessment to Tracking Results, Create the Building Blocks of your Solar Marketing Program” is a review of the Build it Bright series’ key points and the introduces a new tool.

    by Glenna Wiseman

    4.8/5
    93 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Marketing and Sales

    Solar Ready vs Solar Right

    Learn the steps and design choices that will enable a new construction project to supply 100% of its load through renewables. Together we will explore how suite conditions will affect the cost and production of going solar (“Solar Right”).

    by Michael Simons

    4.6/5
    84 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage
    Utility Interconnection

    NEM Paired Storage: Why it Matters

    We unpack the mechanics of how exactly NEM Paired Storage works, and illustrate the added value it can provide for both Residential & Commercial solar + storage projects.

    by Adam Gerza

    4.4/5
    89 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Batteries and Storage
    Safety

    Footprint Project Volunteer Training - Solar Smart Hands (Module 2)

    by Riley Neugebauer and 1 other

    4.8/5
    58 students
    3 modules
    CEUs
    Free
    Solar
    Marketing and Sales
    Business Growth

    How to Get More Clients, Team Members and Profits for Your Solar Business

    The 3 pillars of a successful solar business are your Clients, your Team and your Numbers. This 1 hour free lecture explores proven ways to succeed in the solar industry.

    by Keith Cronin

    4.4/5
    750 students
    1 module
    Free
    Solar
    Other Technology
    Drones
    Inspection, O&M

    Solar + Drones: Site Surveying and 3D Mapping around Trees

    This free drone course was developed in partnership with Hudson Valley Drones, Northwest Drone Pros, and Scanifly to address the #1 challenge for new drone operators.

    by John Novak and 3 others

    5.0/5
    263 students
    4 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Efficient Activation: Tools and Strategies for Efficient Campaign Delivery

    “Efficient Activation: Tools and Strategies for Efficient Campaign Delivery” explores building more money into your solar installation marketing budget through co-op funds and using the resources you have the most effectively.

    by Glenna Wiseman

    4.5/5
    104 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
    436 students
    2 modules
    Free
    Solar
    Energy Finance
    Marketing and Sales

    Taking Stock: Assessing the Condition of Your Marketing Foundation

    This free course is designed to help solar installers determine the condition of their existing solar marketing programs.

    by Glenna Wiseman

    4.5/5
    108 students
    1 module
    Free