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Solar Energy International (SEI) Celebrates 10 Years of Hands-on Renewable Energy Lab Training in Paonia, Colorado

Solar Energy International (SEI) is pleased to celebrate our 10th year of offering hands-on labs at our Paonia, Colorado campus with a full schedule of training available.  The 2015 lab training season starts on April, 20th – we hope to see you here!  Check out the 2015 Hands-on Labs training schedule…

SEI has a rich tradition […]

By |March 31st, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Celebrates 10 Years of Hands-on Renewable Energy Lab Training in Paonia, Colorado

SEI Alumni Highlight: Vincent Curry

About Vincent
As a Safety & Quality Coach for SolarCity, I am responsible for observing work, both completed and in-process, and ensuring work environments are in compliance with SolarCity Safety and Quality policies. I report directly to the Area Safety Manager to whom I convey the results of job site audits, accident/incident investigations and develop innovative […]

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Solar Energy International (SEI) Honors Graduating Marines and Sailors at Camp Pendleton through the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Reach for the Sun Training Program

Solar Energy International (SEI) is pleased to announce the first graduating class as part of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) “Reach for the Sun” military solar training pilot program. This solar training program’s goal is to provide military personnel who are transitioning out of active duty with the technical skills needed to become leaders […]

By |February 14th, 2015|Categories: Alumni, Special Events, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Honors Graduating Marines and Sailors at Camp Pendleton through the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Reach for the Sun Training Program

SEI Work Trader Position Open – Apply Today!

For over 20 years, SEI’s Work-Trade Program has enabled people from around the world to hone their renewable energy technology skills and improve their capabilities while helping to strengthen and grow SEI. In fact, the majority of our current staff were once work-traders!

Program Overview:

CURRENT WORK-TRADE POSITIONS:

Summer Helper position
This person will work at SEI’s PV […]

By |January 30th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on SEI Work Trader Position Open – Apply Today!

SEI Alumni Highlight: Martin Hirschhorn

We recently received a great story by one of our SEI Alumni that demonstrates the connections you can make in the solar industry by becoming an Alumni of SEI’s solar training program. Your path WILL cross many times with fellow SEI alumni and instructors on many projects during your career.

“The last system I […]

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Solar Energy International (SEI) Offers PV101 Solar PV Training in Tucson, AZ – Feb. 16

This course will provide an overview of the three basic PV system applications, primarily focusing on grid-direct systems. The goal of the course is to create a fundamental understanding of the core concepts necessary to work with all PV systems, including: system components, site analysis, PV module criteria, mounting solutions, safety, and commissioning. The course […]

By |January 15th, 2015|Categories: Solar Training (Electric), Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Offers PV101 Solar PV Training in Tucson, AZ – Feb. 16

Solar Energy International (SEI) Announces Scholarship Award to Support National Shout Out for Solar Day – Jan. 16

With over 35,000+ alumni worldwide, Solar Energy International (SEI) instructors, staff, students, and alumni are prepping for National Shout Out for Solar Day.  This special day is meant to display visual support for solar energy by people from all over the country (and the world) by posting photos into social media with posters available through […]

By |January 15th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Announces Scholarship Award to Support National Shout Out for Solar Day – Jan. 16

Over 200 Students Kick Off 2015 with Professional Solar Installer Training

Monday, January 12th was a big day at Solar Energy International (SEI).  Not only for the fact that it was our first day of online courses for the 2015 calendar year, but available student spots for our online courses are almost completely full!  With over 200 students starting courses this week, it is exciting to […]

By |January 14th, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Over 200 Students Kick Off 2015 with Professional Solar Installer Training

Help SEI Turn Sand Into Electricity – Open Letter to Solar Energy International (SEI) Alumnus

Dear Solar Energy International Alumnus,

If you came away from your time at SEI with new and valuable skills…

If your week or two weeks or month with SEI in Paonia left an impact on your life…

If your training at SEI helped you get a job or grow your business…

If you met others with whom you have […]

By |December 29th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Help SEI Turn Sand Into Electricity – Open Letter to Solar Energy International (SEI) Alumnus

Solar Energy International (SEI) Kicks Off End of Year Giving Campaign to Support Non-Profit Mission

Greetings from all of us here at Solar Energy International (SEI),

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We are writing you today to thank you for helping us make this a successful year for renewable energy adoption all over the world.  Your interest in renewables has helped SEI spread the word about our mission!

We are asking for your continued support of […]

By |November 30th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Solar Energy International (SEI) Kicks Off End of Year Giving Campaign to Support Non-Profit Mission