Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-482-132 Photovoltaics-Design & Site
Outline of Instruction
|10-482-132 PHOTOVOLTAICS-DESIGN & SITE ...learn steps to performing a site audit prior to installation of a PV system. Focus on defining the solar window, system site placement, system sizing and design, load analysis and energy efficiency concepts. (Prerequisite: 10-482-126, Intro to Solar)|
Prior Learning Assessments
Describe the elements of photovoltaic system design.
Examine the basics of roof design.
Perform a site inspection for a solar site analysis.
Design an appropriate photovoltaic system for a site.
Utilize photovoltaic system analysis software.
Explain relevant codes, standards, and certification.
Apply various photovoltaic mounting and racking systems.
Explain the economic and financial considerations for Photovoltaic systems.
Design a photovoltaic system by correcting integrating system components
Prepare and understand permitting and utility intertie forms and requirements to photovoltaic systems.