As part of SEI’s Global Solar Connection Initiative, we present to you a new series of live interactive training webinars! Covering various topics from basic solar concepts for those starting out in the industry, to more advanced technical training for active professionals, you’ll get the best education from experienced industry experts. Each webinar is live and includes multiple question-and-answer sessions, offering opportunities to learn in a stimulating setting.
Online Campus classes start soon GET $100 OFF* April courses!
Study solar energy from the safety and comfort of your own home! SEI offers online trainings in everything from solar energy basics to advanced battery-based technologies. Classes are available online in a self-paced format. Get $100 OFF an April online course.
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$99 Solar Safety Training
We’ve deeply discounted our Solar Safety Training Package, recognized by NABCEP for the equivalency of OSHA training requirements for NABCEP certification. Get it now for only $99 through May 15! SIGN UP
Our On-demand Continuing Education program allows you to select individual courses, or choose a discounted training package consisting of multiple online, on-demand CE courses. REGISTER
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Our friends at Greentech Media cover solar market opportunities across the globe. Their weekly solar newsletter includes top news, analysis & research highlights such as this week’s podcast How the Pandemic will Reshape the Energy Transition. We’re facing an oil shock amid a pandemic, supply chains are still in disarray, economic gears are grinding to a near halt, and countries are scrambling to put stimulus packages in place. How will the coronavirus shape the energy system? LISTEN TO PODCAST
SEI’s Annual Report
From all of us at Solar Energy International, thank you! 2019 brought SEI deeper into meaningful collaborations, to move beyond a fossil fuel-based economy and towards a clean energy future. Today, local wind and solar could replace approximately 74 percent of the U.S. coal fleet with an immediate savings for customers. As the economics of producing local clean energy becomes more competitive each year, and the urgency of climate change calls for action now, we are inspired to take bold steps to ramp up the global solar energy workforce. In 2019, SEI focused on building partnerships, capacity, and infrastructure to help us join in leading the clean energy transition in 2020 and beyond…READ MORE
SEI job opening: Grants Manager
We are looking for a creative and persuasive communicator with a commitment to our vision to join us as a Grants Manager. Key to success in this role is developing and writing grant proposals persuasively, communicating SEI’s vision and mission to well‐matched funders, and stewarding related plans, records, and communications. VIEW JOB DESCRIPTION
Solar Forward kicks off 2020 consulting with Crestone, CO
Solar Forward is excited to announce that its first partnered region for a Solar Forward outreach campaign this year will be the town of Crestone, CO and the surrounding Baca-area. READ MORE
Donate to SEI through your 2019 Colorado tax return
This year, Coloradans will have a chance to donate from their state income tax refund to a local nonprofit they trust. Please consider partnering with us to further our mission of a world powered by renewable energy. HELP US OUT
Solar in the Schools
Check out how kids can learn about different types of renewable energy, basic electricity, and solar photovoltaics using online curriculum and in-person experiential learning for K-12 to encourage youth to develop a deeper consideration of the systems that deliver us power. LEARN MORE
New Solar Training Scholarships
BayWa r.e. Scholarship Fund
SEI is excited to announce our new partnership with BayWa r.e. to create a scholarship fund awarding over $10,000 in solar training tuition fees to selected future SEI students. LEARN MORE
Kenneth King Scholarship Colorado Residents: we are excited to announce the Kenneth King Foundation scholarship that will provide 100% tuition to 4 English speaking students, as well as a $600 general stipend, $500 for lodging, $715 towards daily expenses, and $275 for travel expenses to the SEI campus. LEARN MORE
Meter Selection For Solar PV Systems
Choosing the correct meter for electrical testing means paying close attention to the specifications of the meter, testing requirements, and site conditions. Functional options, voltage, current, and safety ratings can vary dramatically between meters, which can easily lead to inaccurate or false readings and job site hazards due to the use of an inappropriate meter…READ MORE
Job opening: Electrical Engineer
SEIPS has a new career opportunity for a licensed Professional Electrical Engineer with significant experience in utility and commercial scale PV projects who can execute various levels of design, analysis, and project management. This position requires medium voltage design and interconnection experience for utility-scale projects. VIEW JOB DESCRIPTION
SEIPS Operations During COVID19 Pandemic
For all of you who envision a world powered by solar energy, we hope you, your co-workers and family members are able to withstand the turbulence COVID-19 has created.
We’d like to let you know that over here at SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) we are rock solid and it is business as usual for our engineering team. Because of our business model, which includes a dispersed staff who often work from home offices, we are able to continue our normal workload. We are of course closely monitoring the situation and taking measures to ensure our team stays healthy and are supported if they do get sick or have to care for family.
Please don’t hesitate to reach out with questions or to ask us to take on a little extra work. We’re here to support your operations as the most trusted partner you have. Wishing you and your co-workers continued health and safety.