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Are you passionate about protecting the environment? Do you want to be at the forefront of the latest engergy technology? Do you want a career in a fast-growing sector of the economy? The Solar Concentration may be right for you. The Solar Concentration attracts those interested in running their own businesses as well those who want to work for companies and organizations involved with solar power. Some students are interested in making their own homes solar efficient. This program will teach you everything you need to know!

 

Solar Technology and the US economy

Solar energy technology is the direct conversion of radiant energy from the sun into electrical and thermal energy. Our country is moving toward a greener economy, and you will be ready to fill the jobs that are created.

Solar Panel Installation

From installing solar panels, to retrofitting structures to make them more energy efficient, you can be at the forefront of the latest solar technology!

Work with your hands and help our world move toward a greener future!

you wll learn

  • Learn about alternative and sustainable energy sources
  • Study photovoltaic (PV) principles and the use of photovoltaics in stand-alone and interconnected (grid-tied) electrical systems
  • Learn to complete detailed site analysis, system sizing, component and installation recommendations, and economic analyses
  • Learn about the many aspects of architectural design and construction to create environmentally sustainable, energy efficient structures
Solar tech