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

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