Webinar: Designing Residential PV Systems for Maximum Return: an Inside Look into Aurora’s AutoDesigner – February 8, 2017

Join us for a free, live webinar on February 8, 2017 at 2:00pm EST.     Figuring out the best solar installation to meet your customer’s energy needs, budget, and –most importantly– roof can be hard. With increasingly complex utility rate structures like NEM 2.0, dozens of electrical and fire code rules, and hundreds of

On Demand Webinar: Evolution of PV System Arc Fault Protection, and Why it Matters

        Arc faults can be dangerous, evenly deadly. PV inverters aren’t always correct in detecting arcs, sometimes false tripping and sometimes missing them all together. Arc detection has been a controversial topic. We’ll take a brief look at the issues with arc detection, and the progress being made in changing test methods to improve

Webinar: The Virtual Central Inverter: Using 1500VDC String Inverters for Utility-Scale Solar Projects

This webinar was originally broadcast on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Click here to watch On Demand.   At what point do the total installed costs make it wiser to go with central instead of string inverters? With new higher output, 1500VDC string inverters hitting the market, string inverters can be combined to create a “Virtual

Webinar: Marketing Insights to Help you Thrive in the Competitive Solar Market

This webinar was originally broadcast on Wednesday, December 7, 2016. Click here to watch On Demand. The solar market is growing exponentially, presenting both opportunities and challenges for smaller solar businesses, who must compete with the large, national brands entering their markets. Although taking on the big guys can seem daunting, it’s important to keep

Webinar: Advanced Pitched Roof Installation Tips

This webcast was originally broadcast on Tuesday, December, 6, 2016. Click here to watch On Demand now. This webinar is ideal for seasoned solar installers who have mastered the basics of residential installation. IronRidge Training Manager Dan Felix draws from nearly 30 years of experience as a solar installer to share his tips and tricks

Webinar: How to find quality solar sales leads and close more deals

This webcast was originally broadcast on Thursday, November 3, 2016 Click here to watch on demand now.   To grow your solar installation business, you need to grow your sales-prospect list. In competitive markets like solar, that can be a major challenge. The challenge is further complicated by the dozens of third-party companies willing to

Webinar: Top Tips for Mounting on Tile

This webinar was originally broadcast on Wednesday, October 5, 2016   >>Click here to watch on demand now   Join experts from EcoFasten Solar for an hour-long discussion on best practices for mounting solar on tile roofing applications. What participants will take away from attending this Webinar: Assessing tile roofing prior to installation Appropriate mounting

Webinar: Power Anytime: Adding Battery Backup Cost Effectively

This webinar was originally broadcast on Wednesday, November 2, 2016  Click here to watch on demand now.    It’s no secret that adding battery backup systems to residential and small commercial PV systems can be cost prohibitive for most of your customers. Although prices are coming down, it can still be quite expensive. In cases

Q&A: Central solar inverters vs string inverters

In a recent webinar, Allan Gregg, director of applications engineering at Sungrow, discussed some best practices for utility solar PV plants in terms of choosing the right inverter. Here’s a Q&A from the presentation. You can watch the full webinar here. SPW: Can you discuss the advantages and disadvantages of using string or central inverters

Webinar: Top 3 Ways Utility-Scale Mounting Projects Fail and How to Avoid Them

Watch on demand Schletter has long been a leader in the fixed-tilt utility-scale market segment throughout the globe with over 19 years of solar mounting system engineering, design, and manufacturing. With offices in 14 countries, the international solar community has turned to the experts at Schletter to resolve the most challenging of installation requirements. GTM