Solar PV for Real Estate Professionals Workshop

Solar PV for Real Estate Professionals Training

This class covers the fundamentals of solar energy equipment and how it operates from a non-technical perspective. Potential home buyers often ask “What about hail?”, “How do I use this equipment?”, “What maintenance is required?”, “Will my insurance cover this equipment?”, and “Who do I contact if something goes wrong?”. Answers to these and many other questions will be provided.

Topics include:

  • Myths & Misconceptions about Solar Energy
  • Answers to Questions from Buyers, Sellers, and Real Estate Professionals
  • Methods for Selling Solar Homes & the Benefit of Solar on Home Value
  • Analytics for Valuation - How a Solar-Equipped Property is Assessed

Trainer Biography: Dan Lepinski, PSC is a leading expert in the solar energy industry. Mr. Lepinski has over 40 years of experience designing solar PV systems and equipment. He serves on the UL Standards Technical Panel, the Solar Industry Task Force that interfaces with the National Fire Protection Association, and the Solar America Board for Codes and Standards. Mr. Lepinski has taught a variety of audiences and consulted on a variety of subjects and client projects pertaining to Solar PV.

Agenda

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  1. Brief History & Overview of Solar Energy
  2. Fundamentals of Solar and How It Operates
  3. The Economics of Solar Energy
  4. Myths & Misconceptions about Solar Energy
  5. Answers to Questions from Buyers, Sellers, and RE Professionals
  6. Methods for Selling Solar Homes & the Benefit of Solar on Home Value
  7. Analytics for Valuation - How a Solar-Equipped Property is Assessed
  8. Open Q&A

Total Length: 3 hours