Introduction to Off-Grid Power Systems - Sep 2018
A practical, hands-on course in designing and building off-grid power systems.
Description: The key concepts for designing and building off-grid power systems. Discussing the value of off-grid systems, sharing knowledge on how to build your own system to power lighting or electronic devices.
For: Anyone with an interest in renewable energy and generating and supplying their own power, building off-grid power systems, automotive or marine power applications.
Benefit: Gain theoretical knowledge and practical experience.
What you will learn:
Key concepts in the supply of electricity and basic electrical theory.
Key concepts in the design and specification of off-grid power systems.
How to size a basic off-grid power system involving PV panels and a battery.
Basic specification and selection of components.
Assembly of a basic off-grid power system with PV panels and batteries.
Existing knowledge required: Some familiarity with basic electrical theory will aid understanding but is not required.
Trainer: Ben Aylott, Carbon Co-op
Works in the areas of energy systems, he has a masters in Solar Energy Engineering from the European Solar Engineering School and experience in designing and building real world off-grid power systems in a variety of contexts.
Member early bird - £40
Non-member early bird - £50
Member standard - £55
Non-member standard - £70
Early bird rates until 25th Aug 2018.
This training is a part of Carbon Co-op's Home Energy Training Programme, see more here: carbon.coop/training
You may also like the following events from Carbon Co-op:
- This Saturday, 23rd June, 10:00 am, Introduction to Off-Grid Power Systems - Jun 2018 in Manchester
- Next Thursday, 28th June, 05:30 pm, Routes to Retrofit - June 2018 in Manchester
- Next Saturday, 30th June, 10:00 am, Carbon Co-op - celebration, info day and AGM in Manchester
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