THIS CLASS IS FOR YOU IF:
• You are interested in moving off the grid;• You want to power a home, cabin or boat with solar, wind or water power;• You are a renewable energy professional and want to expand your business into off grid systems.
ACCREDITATION:• 8 Continuing Education Credit Units fromboth IREC/ISPQ and NABCEP.
Instructors: Dan Fink and Dan Bartmann each have over two decades of off grid living experience. They are coauthors of the book Homebrew Wind Power, and owners of Buckville Energy Consulting and the informational website Otherpower.com, located high in the Colorado mountains. Dan Fink has been designing, installing and troubleshooting offgrid systems since 1993, and is a frequent contributing author for publications such as Home Power Magazine, Solar Professional, The Journal of Green Building, Back Home Magazine, The Huffington Post and more. Dan Bartmann specializes in small wind power, and his robust, quiet and reliable and easy to build wind turbine designs are popular worldwide for rural electrification, aid work in developing countries, and anywhere offgrid systems are needed.
TOPICS:• Designing, installing and living with offgrid power systems• Site assessment• Solar, wind and water power• Battery storage systems• Lighting and appliance choices• System maintenance• Economics
-Course instructor credentials not provided-
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