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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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

Solar Energy International (SEI) Offers Advanced Solar Training Hands-on Lab for Solar Professionals – June 22

June 22nd in Paonia, Colorado
PV351L: Solar Training – PV Systems – Tools and Techniques for Operation and Maintenance Lab Week (Grid-Direct)
This intensive, advanced training is designed for solar professionals already working in the PV industry who want to take their skills to the next level. Students in this class will learn the theory behind […]

By |May 15th, 2015|Categories: eNewsletter, Solar Professionals Certificate Program, Solar Training (Electric), Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Offers Advanced Solar Training Hands-on Lab for Solar Professionals – June 22

Solar Energy International (SEI) Celebrates the Week of Earth Day with Training Events and 40,000+ Alumni Milestone

Solar Energy International (SEI) celebrates the week of Earth Day 2015 with the kick off of our 2015 hands-on lab training season and online course sessions starting today – April 20th. Furthermore, SEI is celebrating a milestone this year of training over 40,000 students and alumni world-wide. Hundreds of students from all over the world […]

By |April 20th, 2015|Categories: Alumni, eNewsletter, Solar Training (Electric), Special Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Celebrates the Week of Earth Day with Training Events and 40,000+ Alumni Milestone

[BREAKING NEWS – WATCH LIVE NOW] President Obama to Announce Expansion of Military Base Solar Training Programs

President Obama to Announce Expansion of Military Base Solar Training Programs

President Obama announced last fall the launch of a pilot solar training program to provide service members transitioning out of active duty with the skills needed to become the leaders of the nation’s clean energy economy. Solar Energy International took on this mission through the […]

By |April 3rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on [BREAKING NEWS – WATCH LIVE NOW] President Obama to Announce Expansion of Military Base Solar Training Programs