Solar Water Heating Lunch and Learn


Monday, June 18, 2012 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Bottineau Park
2000 2nd St. NE
Minneapolis  Minnesota  55418
United States

Hosted by

Applied Energy Innovation, Minnesota Renewable Energy Society (MRES)

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A condensed, comprehensive, educational program that will provide participants with an advanced look at current solar water heating system design, building integration and client/customer added benefits.

Learning Objectives:
Participants will be able to:

  • Understand the permitting, zoning and ordinance requirements for clients and projects
  • Learn about current utility, municipal and tax credits currently available
  • Discuss how the global energy market impacts the U.S. water heating market
  • Identify four trends driving growth in the U.S. solar water heating market
  • Identify four types of solar water heating system designs and correctly match them to a list of their pros and cons
  • Identify four solar water heating system design characteristics that have enabled the development of pre-engineered solar water heating systems in the U.S.
  • Discuss three changes to codes and standards that have resulted in the reemergence of the solar water heating industry in the U.S.
  • Learn about the current state wide Bulk Purchase Program offered by the MN Renewable Energy Society

Relates to the following technologies


May be of interest to the following communities

Minnesotans building a clean energy future


    CERTs Partners:

Minnesota Department of Commerce Division of Energy Resources University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships and Extension Great Plains Institute Southwest Regional Development Commission