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The one thing industry experts say you must do before growing your solar business

July 18th, 2018|Comments Off on The one thing industry experts say you must do before growing your solar business

The solar industry is growing faster than ever. Maybe you own a solar business that has been booming, or you’re looking to expand into more local markets. We sat down with Will White, Solar Energy International (SEI) curriculum developer and instructor of PVOL206: Solar Training-Solar Business and Technical Sales, to get his expert insight on […]

5 strategies for improving your solar sales game

July 18th, 2018|Comments Off on 5 strategies for improving your solar sales game

Are you looking for a job in solar sales, or simply trying to improve your everyday sales strategies? We asked Solar Energy International (SEI) Instructor and Curriculum Developer Will White to share some exclusive insight on the dos and don’ts of solar sales.

Know your client

Who are you selling to? Try to understand what their limitations […]

The SEI Solar Sisters String Band rocks out at Solar Battle of the Bands! And other Intersolar updates

July 17th, 2018|Comments Off on The SEI Solar Sisters String Band rocks out at Solar Battle of the Bands! And other Intersolar updates

In case you missed it… The SEI Solar Sisters String Band made their public debut performing at the 2018 Solar Battle of the Bands! This was a very historical moment for Solar Energy International (SEI). The Solar Sisters String Band proudly represented the SEI Team and our 60,000+ students and alumni from all over the […]

Solar Energy International (SEI) opens its first International Solar Training Center in Costa Rica

July 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) opens its first International Solar Training Center in Costa Rica

With this facility SEI seeks to accelerate and expand access to solar training to Spanish speakers throughout Latin America

CARTAGO, COSTA RICA- Solar Energy International (SEI), an industry leader in solar energy technical training, opened its first International Solar Training Center in Costa Rica through a partnership with CFIA (Federated College of Engineers and Architects of […]

Everything you need to know about SEI, all in one place! Take a look at SEI’s new smart phone app

June 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Everything you need to know about SEI, all in one place! Take a look at SEI’s new smart phone app

SEI Launches the SEI Training360 App! Download Today!

The Solar Energy International (SEI) Training360 Mobile App and Student Orientation is your one stop informational resource and full 360 degree view of everything you will need to be successful during your time as a student with SEI and beyond. Even if you are considering enrolling with SEI […]

Announcing the new Solar Energy International (SEI) Online Alumni and Career Center!

June 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Announcing the new Solar Energy International (SEI) Online Alumni and Career Center!

SEI is excited to announce the launch of our brand new Online Alumni and Career Center (ACC). SEI students have helped SEI become what it is today – the leading Renewable Energy Training provider in the world!  In return, we strive to continually improve the resources and information that we provide to our students and alumni, […]

Tales from the road: Solar Forward explores the San Luis Valley

June 27th, 2018|Comments Off on Tales from the road: Solar Forward explores the San Luis Valley

In our efforts to power rural communities forward with solar energy initiatives, SEI’s Solar Forward Program Manager hit the road again this week to meet with community groups throughout Colorado in order to truly understand and explore the needs of these communities, and how Solar Forward can help.

Read her recap below:

As we are […]

Happy Summer Solstice! Are you 100 for 100?

June 19th, 2018|Comments Off on Happy Summer Solstice! Are you 100 for 100?

Paul Ruiz envisions a world powered by renewable energy.

He grew up in an off-grid cabin in the rural mountains of Costa Rica powered by solar and hydropower. He accessed electricity for the essentials only – lighting and refrigeration. He rode wild horses, wrangled cattle, and built things with his hands. As a young adult he […]

SEI Instructor Highlight: Meet Eissa Ali

June 18th, 2018|Comments Off on SEI Instructor Highlight: Meet Eissa Ali

From enrolling in Solar Energy International (SEI)’s RE100: Introduction to Renewable Energy to supervising the transition of more than 522 mobile network stations from conventional power supply to Off-Grid and Hybrid solar systems in Sudan, Mali, Ethiopia and Egypt, SEI Instructor Eissa Ali credits SEI’s solar energy training for his success in the solar industry. […]

Solar Energy International and Shams Global Solutions Leaders of Solar Training in Oman

June 18th, 2018|Comments Off on Solar Energy International and Shams Global Solutions Leaders of Solar Training in Oman

Solar Energy International (SEI) and Shams Global Solutions (SGS), a local Omani company, have partnered to launch Oman’s first and only certified solar photovoltaic training course! The course, PV101: Solar Electric Design and Installation (Grid-Direct) is officially certified by Oman’s Distribution Code Review Panel (DCRP) and supports applications to become a DCRP approved Solar Professional. […]