Going Off Grid with Solar 101

Going Off Grid with Solar 101

Join Cal-Solar for a Step by Step Introduction to planning and implementing an off-grid residential solar system. California Solar Electric Company is often asked many questions about designing, installing and operating off grid solar systems. In response to this, we are offering a two-day workshop on planning and implementing an off grid residential solar system on October 15 and 16, 2016 at our 149 Main Street facility in Grass Valley.

Workshop hours are from 9am to 3pm on Saturday and from 10 am to 1pm on Sunday. Registration is $150 and space is limited. Pre-register and save your space with a $50 deposit today by calling (530) 274-3671.

This Off-Grid Workshop provides an introduction to system design and maintenance. Attendees will leave with a solid understanding of the factors of design, as well as ongoing maintenance of off grid power stations. Take your power back—learn how to use the sun’s energy to go off-grid.

This two-day workshop will cover these key topics:
•    Calculating your load
•    Battery selection
•    Solar panel selection
•    Charge controller selection
•    Inverter selection
•    Solar Mounting options
•    Inverter and battery install

What: Off Grid Planning and Installation Workshop
Who: California Solar Electric Co. with Lars Ortegren instructing
Where: California Solar Electric Company, 149 Main Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945
When: 9am-3pm Saturday October 15th and 10am to 1pm on Sunday October 16*
Cost: $150. Space is limited. Pre-register today with a $50 deposit.
Reserve: Call 530.274.3671 to reserve.
*A one hour break will be provided to get lunch on Saturday, which is not included in class fee.

A $75 discount given to class participants on any California Solar equipment purchase within 90 days of class date.