Solar Photovoltaic BasicsBK0158
Whether or not you are taking the NABCEP Entry Level Exam, learning the material covered in this book is the best investment you can make towards your place in the solar industry.
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 Entry Level Exam. Providing complete coverage of the NABCEP syllabus in easily accessible chapters, this book addresses all of the core objectives necessary to pass the PV Entry Level 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, Electrical Design & Mechanical Design
- Performance Analysis, Maintenance and Troubleshooting
You will learn the importance of and how to survey a site, how to use the tools that determine shading and annual production, as well as the importance of safety on site. With technical math and equations that are suitable and understandable to those without prior engineering degrees, this book is a great way to improve your knowledge of solar photovoltaic basics.
This study guide is written by Sean White an IREC certified Solar PV Master Trainer, Electrician, Professor and Installer. Sean has prepared thousands of students to take the NABCEP Solar PV Entry Level Exam.
Author: Sean White