Solar PV Engineering and Installation

Preparation for the NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification

Author: Sean White

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317671368

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 248

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The NABCEP PV Installation Professional Exam is the gold standard certification exam for PV professionals and is famously difficult to pass. This book will provide test-taking strategy that can be used to most effectively study for and pass the exam. Code and theory is explained in the first half and will prove as useful background for the heart of the book which consists of practice exam questions and detailed explanations of the answers. It also contains essential strategy tools, short term memory tips and recommended reading which will be invaluable for anyone studying for the exam. The material in this book is not limited to those taking the exam as it will also be, more broadly, important for career progression and helping the reader to work safely with code compliant PV systems.
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PV Technical Sales

Preparation for the NABCEP Technical Sales Certification

Author: Sean White

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317671325

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 202

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NABCEP sets the standard for solar certifications in the United States and Canada. The NABCEP PV Technical Sales Certification shows customers, friends and employers that you are knowledgeable and qualified to sell solar systems. If someone is selling solar, they need to know what they are selling and how it is configured. Where will they connect the circuit breaker? Will the house need expensive modifications in order for a PV system to be installed? These are the questions that you as a NABCEP Technical Sales Certified solar salesperson will confidently answer. This book is full of practical information that anyone selling solar should know in order to properly serve their customers and to ethically represent the industry that is solving the world’s problems on the ground and rooftop level. This book will be of use to those taking the NABCEP PV Technical Sales Exam, as well as anyone selling or planning to sell solar.
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Solar Photovoltaic Basics

A Study Guide for the NABCEP Associate Exam

Author: Sean White

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351594931

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 160

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This book explains the science of photovoltaics (PV) in a way that most people can understand using the curriculum which reflects the core modules of the NABCEP Associate Exam. Whether or not you are taking the NABCEP Associate Exam, learning the material covered in this book is the best investment you can make insuring your place and moving up in the solar industry. Providing complete coverage of the NABCEP syllabus in easily accessible chapters, this book addresses all of the core objectives required to pass the exam, including the ten main skill sets: PV Markets and Applications Safety Basics Electricity Basics Solar Energy Fundamentals PV Module Fundamentals System Components PV System Sizing Principles PV System Electrical Design PV System Mechanical Design Performance Analysis, Maintenance and Troubleshooting You will learn the importance of surveying a site and how to carry out a survey, how to use the tools that determine shading and annual production, and the necessity of safety on site. This guide also includes technical math and equations that are suitable and understandable to those without engineering degrees, but are necessary in understanding the principles of solar PV. This new edition of Sean White’s highly successful study guide has been updated throughout and reflects recent changes in the industry.
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Review Guide for the NABCEP Entry-Level Exam

Author: John R. Balfour,Michael Shaw,Nicole Bremer Nash

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449624650

Category: Study Aids

Page: 235

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Completion of the NABCEP entry-level exam ensures and reinforces that the professional has attained the basic knowledge of the fundamental concepts of PV system design, installation, and operation. The guide provides students with the information they will need to pass the exam.
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Die dritte industrielle Revolution

Die Zukunft der Wirtschaft nach dem Atomzeitalter

Author: Jeremy Rifkin

Publisher: Campus Verlag

ISBN: 3593394529

Category: Political Science

Page: 304

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Nach den Umstürzen in der Arabischen Welt und der Atomkatastrophe von Japan steht fest: Wir brauchen eine Abkehr von fossilen Energien und mit Atomkraft ist die Wende nicht zu machen. Kanzlerin Merkel will Deutschland zum Ökostromland umbauen, doch der Ausstieg aus der Kernenergie hat seinen Preis für Bürger, Unternehmen und die Politik. Er wird die Fundamente der Gesellschaft verändern. Schon heute entstehen Tag für Tag ganze Stadtteile, in denen eine neue Ära von Mobilität, Wohnen, Bildung und Energiegewinnung Wirklichkeit wird – und Jeremy Rifkin ist ihr Chefplaner. Er berichtet von den Begegnungen mit den Topmanagern großer Konzerne wie IBM, Siemens, EnBW, Daimler und nimmt den Leser mit in die Hinterzimmer von Spitzenpolitikern wie Angela Merkel, David Cameron oder Romano Prodi, wo er unermüdlich für eine neue Welt eintritt. Sein Buch ist der faszinierende Werkstattbericht eines Insiders über Zukunftstechnologien, die grüne Exportschlager werden können.
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Der Lotusgarten

Roman

Author: Linda Holeman

Publisher: Goldmann Verlag

ISBN: 3641025869

Category: Fiction

Page: 704

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Ein historischer Liebesroman vor exotischer Kulisse Indien, Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts: Als ihre Eltern sterben, ist die junge Missionarstochter Pree ganz auf sich allein gestellt. Trost findet sie nur bei dem wenig älteren Inder Kai, der die Mission jedoch schon bald verlässt. Dann erfährt Pree, dass sie ein Adoptivkind ist; völlig verunsichert gibt sie ihr Elternhaus auf und geht nach Peshawar. Kurz nach ihrer Ankunft trifft sie dort Kai wieder und beginnt eine leidenschaftliche Beziehung mit ihm. Doch dann wird Kai verhaftet, und Pree muss erkennen, dass ihr Geliebter nicht der ist, für den sie ihn hielt ...
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