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Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics TG module, 1st edition

Published by Pearson (July 25th 2010) - Copyright © 2010

1st edition

Overview

Created for those individuals wanting to attain a basic knowledge and application of solar photovoltaic system operations, NCCER’s Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics is the perfect introductory curriculum. Based on the ten objectives contained in the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners’ (NABCEP’s) Entry Level Program, this standalone module covers:

1. PV Markets and Applications

2. Safety Basics

3. Electricity Basics

4. Solar Energy Fundamentals

5. PV Module Fundamentals

6. System Components

7. PV System Sizing Principles

8. PV System Electrical Design

9. PV System Mechanical Design

10. Performance Analysis, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

Published in full color, Introduction to Solar Photovoltaics is the first module in a Solar Photovoltaic Installation curriculum, due to publish in 2011. This curriculum will support the NABCEP Solar Photovoltaic Installation certification.

 

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  • Annotated Instructor’s Guide ISBN 978-0-13-213727-0

 

Table of contents

 

1. PV Markets and Applications 2. Safety Basics 3. Electricity Basics 4. Solar Energy Fundamentals 5. PV Module Fundamentals 6. System Components 7. PV System Sizing Principles 8. PV System Electrical Design 9. PV System Mechanical Design 10. Performance Analysis, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

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