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Invest in a future powered by renewable energy with the Clean Energy Credit Union

Have you ever wondered how you can support the clean energy movement? Clean Energy Credit Union presents a new, exciting opportunity to join the fight against climate change, protect the environment, and invest in sustainable practices.

Clean Energy Credit Union is a member-owned, member-governed financial institution with a unique twist: it is focused exclusively on loans […]

By |October 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Invest in a future powered by renewable energy with the Clean Energy Credit Union

Solar Energy International (SEI) Launches Solar Ready Colorado Training Outreach Program

Building upon Solar Energy International’s (SEI) technical solar training program that has been in operation for over 25 years with over 45,000 alumni worldwide – SEI is launching a Colorado based training and career outreach program titled – ​Solar Ready Colorado: Solar Professionals Training and Outreach Program​.

SEI will lead a team of industry partners to […]

By |June 30th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Launches Solar Ready Colorado Training Outreach Program

SEI Alumni Highlight: Emily Petrossian Completes Battery-based Solar Installation Training

Emily Petrossian (second from the left in the photo) is the newest member of a battery manufacturing company based in California. She is the latest team member to attend solar installation training at Solar Energy International (SEI), sponsored by a company who routinely send their employees to train with SEI. Her goal was simple: to […]

By |May 26th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on SEI Alumni Highlight: Emily Petrossian Completes Battery-based Solar Installation Training

Solar Energy International (SEI) Alumnus Brings Renewable Energy to Small Pacific Island in Need

With our 45,000 alumni, we get to hear about some of the coolest, life-changing projects. This one comes via Adam Hammond (class of 2013).

Bluetech Financing Solutions today signed a memorandum of understanding with the Area Council leaders of a remote island in Vanuatu to deliver a solar+storage based microgrid pilot project.

“Today represents an important milestone […]

By |April 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Alumnus Brings Renewable Energy to Small Pacific Island in Need

The Electric and Gas Industries Association Selects Solar Energy International (SEI) for Solar PV Training Partnership

SEI to Provide EGIA Members with best in class solar and other renewable energy training through EGIA’s Contractor Marketplace.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Paonia, Colorado – March 3, 2016 – EGIA has partnered with Solar Energy International (SEI) to offer EGIA member companies with discounted tuition from the solar industry’s most respected technical training program.  SEI has been […]

By |March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Electric and Gas Industries Association Selects Solar Energy International (SEI) for Solar PV Training Partnership

SEI Spanish Hands-on Solar Installation Training Lab HUGE Success

SEI recently completed a successful FV201L hands-on workshop specifically for Spanish speakers at our training facility in Paonia, Colorado. Our second 201L Spanish lab training at SEI was a great success. Click here for more info about SEI’s Programa Hispano >>

We are very grateful to the instructors and students who worked throughout the week with […]

By |October 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on SEI Spanish Hands-on Solar Installation Training Lab HUGE Success

SEI Alumnus – Jeff Spies – Proudly Announces the First “Solar Pioneer Party”

By Jeff Spies – SEI Alumnus and Sr Director Policy, Quick Mount PV

I first worked in the solar industry in the early 1980’s selling solar water heating systems as a part time job in college, but following graduation I launched my career into the field of industrial automation. While I enjoyed some aspects of my […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on SEI Alumnus – Jeff Spies – Proudly Announces the First “Solar Pioneer Party”

Solar Ready Vets Includes First Female Graduates from Solar Energy International’s (SEI) Training Program

Originally published in the DOE Newsletter (Amped Up!) – View original publication >>

It’s never too late to start over.

After serving honorably in the U.S. Army for almost five years, Sergeant Rozie Amenya was in search of a new career path. And at the age of 36, her timing was perfect as the Solar Ready Vets […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Ready Vets Includes First Female Graduates from Solar Energy International’s (SEI) Training Program

Solarize North Fork Valley Begins First Solar Array Install!

The day has arrived!

Hotchkiss, Colorado based solar installation company, Empowered Energy Systems, has begun construction on its first solar array install contracted through Solar Energy International’s program to boost the solar economy in Delta County: Solarize North Fork Valley.  This is great news as we round into the final month of the Solarize North Fork […]

By |July 11th, 2015|Categories: Solarize-blog-posts, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solarize North Fork Valley Begins First Solar Array Install!

SEI’s First Spanish Hands-on Solar Training Lab in Paonia, Colorado a HUGE Success

Helping Accelerate the future of Photovoltaics in Latin America!

This month marks a historic time for Solar Energy International and our Spanish Program. On May 18 we began a solar electric (PV) workshop taught entirely in Spanish, at our Solar Training Facility in Paonia, Colorado. This is the first PV workshop taught in Spanish to be […]

By |May 28th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment