HotBookSale.com 1-888-646-1662
HomepageTechnology & EngineeringGeneralPhotovoltaics: Design and Installation Manual »
Photovoltaics: Design and Installation Manual

Special Offers

New Releases

Photovoltaics: Design and Installation Manual

List Price:$59.95
Your Price:$43.88 
Member Price:$33.49 
YOU SAVE  $26.46 (44% OFF)  

Availability: 2 days
Format: Paperback (Other Formats)

Rating:***** - rate this product Click to star to rate this product. Close

Description

Producing electricity from the sun using photovoltaic (PV) systems has become a major industry worldwide. But designing, installing and maintaining such systems requires knowledge and training, and there have been few easily accessible, comprehensive guides to the subject.Now, with Photovoltaics: Design and Installation Manual, a world-class solar energy training and education provider-Solar Energy International (SEI)-has made available the critical information to successfully design, install an...d maintain PV systems. The book contains an overview of photovoltaic electricity and a detailed description of PV system components, including PV modules, batteries, controllers and inverters. It also includes chapters on sizing photovoltaic systems, analyzing sites and installing PV systems, as well as detailed appendices on PV system maintenance, troubleshooting and solar insolation data for over 300 sites around the world. Used worldwide as the textbook in SEI's PV Design and Installation workshops, topics covered include:The basics of solar electricityPV applications and system componentsSolar site analysis and mountingStand-alone and PV/generator hybrid system sizingUtility-interactive PV systemsComponent specification, system costs and economicsCase studies and safety issuesPhotovoltaicsguarantees that those wanting to learn the skills of tapping the sun's energy can do so with confidence.Solar Energy International (SEI)has the nonprofit mission to respond to the need for renewable energy education. Based in Carbondale, Colorado, and active around the world, SEI is a link between people and renewable energy resources, providing information, education and training to people who want to shape a sustainable future. SEI is recognized by the National Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) as dedicated independent provider of PV training programs that may be used toward attaining PV certification. Also, SEI is recognized as an Accredited Institution to offer PV training by the Institute for Sustainable Power (ISP).Detailed info »« Brief info

Additional Information

Publisher: New Society Publishers
Publication Date: 9/1/2004
ISBN: 9780865715202
Ean: 0865715203
Paperback:317 pages
Language:English
Physical Info:8.45 x 0.83 x 10.91 inches, (2.03 lbs)
Categories:General
LC Subjects:Solar energy, Photovoltaic power generation
Dewey:621.312

SAVE $5 ON TODAY’S ORDER

Become a member today and enjoy these benefits:

JOIN NOW to GET $5 OFF and FREE SHIPPING on the first in-stock
item you order today, PLUS SAVE up to 30% on each purchase!

Sign Me Up!

No Thanks

Terms of Offer:

By placing your order today you will begin a 7-day trial of BestBrandValues, providing access to big discounts and savings on top brand products. After the trial, the membership fee of $9.95 per month will be charged or debited by BestBrandValues to the credit or debit card you provide today and then be automatically charged or debited at the then-current monthly membership fee for each month that you continue your membership. You may cancel at any time by calling 1-866-529-3413 and if you cancel your membership before the end of the trial period, you will not be billed for the monthly membership fee.

Offer is available to new members only. Limit one per household.

Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions

You have selected an item at a special member-only price.

The membership fee is $9.95 per month after the 7-day trial period. By selecting “Yes I Agree”, you agree you will be charged a monthly membership fee and will be eligible for all member benefits until you cancel.

You may decline the membership and purchase your item at regular price by selecting “No Thanks, I Want Regular Pricing”.

Yes I Agree» No Thanks, I Want Regular Pricing

Offer is available to new members only. Limit one per household.

Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions