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Solar PV and Thermal System Analysis and Design (code 70)

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Solar PV and Thermal Systems Analysis and Design (code 70)

  • 03 Feb 2020
  • Orange County Convention Center
    Room: W304A
    Orlando, FL
    8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


Course Description

Half-Day Short Course - 3 Hour

Registration fees: $214 ($159 ASHRAE Member)
Monday, 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL

This course is designed to introduce the HVAC community (engineers, architects, building owners, facility managers, plus others) to sustainable design principles and provide the knowledge necessary to evaluate and implement cost-effective solar applications for commercial facilities. The purpose is to provide attendees with the knowledge and skills required for the development, evaluation, procurement, and installation of commercial solar projects. The technical focus is on cost-effective photovoltaic and solar water heating applications for commercial properties. A wide variety of solar applications are discussed, such as an overview of the foundation for photovoltaics and solar thermal systems. Topics include site assessment, solar geometry, sizing, common applications and configurations, economics, and commissioning. The objective is to enable the participants to economically assess, procure, and monitor the design and installation of a wide variety of solar energy applications.

Recommended Reference::

  • 2016 ASHRAE Handbook—HVAC Systems and Equipment, Chapter 37, Solar Energy Equipment


Khalid Nagidi, Member ASHRAE, LEED® AP

Svein Morner, Ph.D., Member ASHRAE

Transfer, Cancellation and Refund Policy:

Course registration fees will be refunded in full if cancellation is received by ASHRAE Customer Service at 800-527-4723 or orders@ashrae.org before 12:00 noon on January 24, 2020. Cancellations received after that date are subject to a $25 cancellation fee. Registrants who do not attend a course or contact ASHRAE prior to close of business on January 31, 2020 are liable for the entire course registration fee. Registration fees can be transferred by contacting ASHRAE Customer Service at 800-527-4723 or orders@ashrae.org before 12:00 noon on January 31, 2020.