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Outback Power Visits SEI Campus

On the road for solar! Last week, Outback Power’s Energy Express Tour  made a stop at Solar Energy International (SEI). SEI students got to tour the Energy Express van and learn from Outback experts about their latest residential and commercial solar applications. The stop was a part of OutBack Power’s two-month tour of more than […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Categories: Battery-Based, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Outback Power Visits SEI Campus

SEI Instructors Reach New Heights in Solar

Jay Pozner and Lena Wilensky are SEI Instructors and solar extraordinaires with over 25 years of combined experience in the industry. For them, solar is a family affair. Jay, Lena and their daughter are based out of Almont, (on the Western Slope of Colorado) where they own and operate Nunatak Alternative Energy Solutions. Their business […]

By |May 1st, 2017|Categories: Alumni, Battery-Based, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI Instructors Reach New Heights in Solar

SEI Team Member Highlight: Andrew Sprauer

Recently we had a chance to sit down for an interview with Andrew Sprauer, SEI’s new Social Coordinator, who will be a great resource for our students when they are here this hands-on lab season.  Andrew is super excited to show our students all of the great things to do while here in Paonia, Colorado. […]

By |April 30th, 2017|Categories: Alumni, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI Team Member Highlight: Andrew Sprauer

SEI’s Solar Ready Colorado Welcomes Employer Partners!

Through Solar Ready Colorado, SEI is recruiting Colorado-based students who are interested in getting into the solar industry as well as candidates from many employment sectors.  People with transferable skills are enrolling in our program and come from coal mining and oil and gas development, electricians and construction trades, military veterans and other professionals.

SEI is […]

By |March 1st, 2017|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI’s Solar Ready Colorado Welcomes Employer Partners!

Solar Energy International (SEI) Launches Envision360 Google Cardboard Virtual Reality Project to Highlight Solar Careers

Do you envision a world powered by solar energy? Solar Energy International (SEI) is proud to announce an innovative new project leveraging the Google Cardboard Viewer platform that will give anyone interested in working in the solar industry a new way to experience this exciting career field.

As part of the Solar Ready Colorado initiative, SEI […]

By |February 28th, 2017|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Professionals Certificate Program, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Launches Envision360 Google Cardboard Virtual Reality Project to Highlight Solar Careers

Solar Energy International (SEI) Leads PV101 in the UAE!

Solar Energy International (SEI) launched their first solar training class in the United Arab Emirates on February 19th! Students from Saudi Arabia, Oman and the UAE came to the RAK Research and Innovation Center for this week long technical solar training led by SEI Instructor, Kristopher Sutton. SEI is grateful to the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Leads PV101 in the UAE!

Solar Energy International (SEI) Responds to U.S. Travel Ban and Refugee Targeting with Scholarship Program

To SEI’s International Alumni, Future Students, and Friends,

The recent actions taken and announcements made by the new U.S. administration concerning travel bans, building border walls, and targeting refugees have been deeply upsetting to us because these actions directly impact our relationship with you. As the status of these policies are quickly evolving, we rightly understand […]

By |February 6th, 2017|Categories: Alumni, Charitable Programs, Developing World, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Responds to U.S. Travel Ban and Refugee Targeting with Scholarship Program

SEI and WISE Team Up to Empower Women Through Solar Training Partnership

“Solar Energy International (SEI) is thrilled to announce our expanded partnership with WISE – Women in Solar Energy, encouraging even more women to enter the solar industry. Since SEI’s founding in 1991, they have empowered women to enter the renewable energy  workforce through scholarships, women’s-only trainings, and by the incredible women that teach and work […]

By |January 31st, 2017|Categories: Alumni, Charitable Programs, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on SEI and WISE Team Up to Empower Women Through Solar Training Partnership

SEI Welcomes ECOMARK Solar as Solar Ready Colorado Employer Partner

SEI welcomes ECOMARK Solar as an employer partner to the Solar Ready Colorado outreach and training initiative! More info about Solar Ready Colorado – visit www.SolarReadyColorado.org

“ECOMARK is excited to partner with Solar Energy International’s (SEI) Solar Ready Colorado Training Program. We trust this program will ensure Colorado’s clean energy workforce is trained at the highest […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Professionals Certificate Program, Solar Training (Electric), Special Events|Comments Off on SEI Welcomes ECOMARK Solar as Solar Ready Colorado Employer Partner

Her Solar Journey: The Sky’s the Limit

Shoot for the moon, and if you miss you’ll likely land in the sun. Although this variation of the saying is not typical, in the case of Solar Energy International (SEI) Instructor Kelly Larson, this version is more accurate in describing her journey into solar. As the industry grows so rapidly, stories like Kelly’s exemplify […]

By |December 22nd, 2016|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric)|Comments Off on Her Solar Journey: The Sky’s the Limit