Class & Tour: Solar Energy — Direct Uses
A Six-week Evening Course
|Date:||September 4 – October 9, 2012 (Tuesdays)|
Rob Harlan, Executive Director
Solar Energy Society of Alberta
office [at] solaralberta [dot] ca
Interested in “Going Solar”? Planning on building a new home? What is the path to energy independence for the Alberta homeowner? Interested in greening your job? Solar technologies are rapidly being adopted all over the world and most of them work very well in Alberta. Find out about the latest opportunities in the world of solar energy.
Grant MacEwan University and the Solar Energy Society of Alberta are jointly offering a six-week class in Solar Energy! The class is an overview of the available technologies including photovoltaics, solar hot water, solar home design, solar greenhouses and more. The course will culminate in a Saturday tour of commercial solar installations.
Mr. Harlan has installed over 150 solar electric and solar hot water systems. He has lived off of the utility grid in a solar house for 25 years.