Time: August 8, 2011 at 6pm to August 10, 2011 at 7pm
Location: Vaughan, Ontario
Website or Map: http://www.solarinstitute.ca
Event Type: off-grid, solar, pv, workshop
Organized By: Canadian Solar Institute
Latest Activity: Jun 14, 2011
This 3-day Off-grid PV Workshop will simplify the complex world of off-grid systems. Independent power systems can offer a cost-effective alternative. This workshop will cover stand-alone solar system design including load assessment, component sizing and appropriate equipment choices. Details concerning battery care and safety will be offered along with guidance regarding back-up generators. Students will get a sense of the on-going system maintenance and lifestyle requirements of off-grid living.
The workshop will constitute both theoretical and practical sessions ending with a competency examination.