Training

Below you will find recordings and presentation materials from various training sessions held by Go Solar Texas. Items are listed by date with the newest on top.

Jun 22, 2017

This webinar is designed to share information about the SolSmart program, a free solar designation program for cities and counties that comes with no-cost solar technical assistance.

Jul 27, 2016

This webinar provides information to local governments, special districts, and businesses interested in going solar by siting PV arrays on brownfields, landfills, and other previously unusable lands.

Jul 12, 2016

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) is a financing method available to businesses that allows them to finance 100% of a solar energy system.

Jul 8, 2016

This webinar provides information to electric utility cooperatives and municipal owned utilities who may be interested in exploring opportunities for community solar programs.

Jun 8, 2016

Local government officials will learn about the basics of solar energy, ways to ease the permitting process, and discover the economic benefits of solar energy.

Jun 8, 2016

Fire Inspectors will learn about applicable fire codes and methods for implementing code requirements in residential and commercial photovoltaic (PV) systems.

Jun 7, 2016

This class covers available rebates and tax credits for purchasing solar energy systems for commercial and multi-family property owners and lenders.

Solar PV for Real Estate Professionals Training
Jun 7, 2016

This class covers the fundamentals of solar energy equipment and how it operates from a non-technical perspective. Real estate agents and appraisers will learn how to value and sell a home with solar pv installed. Answers to common questions posed by potential home buyers are answered.

Jun 3, 2016

An overview of the different financing options available to residents and business owners for placing solar pv on their property. Presentations by SECO, USDA, Plano Solar Advocates, and Presidium.

May 6, 2016

An overview of the options available to Independent School Districts for going solar. Presentations from Irving ISD, Presidio ISD, the State Energy Conservation Office, and the Solar Foundation.

Mar 30, 2016

An overview of the efforts going on in North Central Texas to encourage solar adoption. Presentations by NCTCOG, Oncor, the City of Plano, and Solar Powering America.

Mar 30, 2015

Topics include Solar PV basics, Installation, Inspection, financial analysis, and a case study presentation on the DFW airport solar installation . The workshop was hosted at the North Central Texas Council of Governments on March 30th and 31st, 2015.