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Building + Designing “Solar Ready” 101 + Technical Training

April 28, 2017 @ 13:30 - 16:30

This event is not organized by IEEE. We are providing the information as it may be of interest to Long Island professionals. The information was supplied by Ms. Tara Bono of EmPower Solar. The organizers offer CE credits to PEs.

EmPower Solar’s Chief Operating Officer Gregory Sachs, PE, is giving a presentation this Friday for Engineers. The seminar is called “Building + Designing “Solar Ready” 101 + Technical Training” and it is Friday 1:30 to 4:30 at the Sustainability Institute at Molloy College. Here are more event details and a registration page.



Long Island consumers are asking for “solar ready” construction, and some Towns even require it.
Learn what building solar ready really means regarding design, solar access, production, and potential future savings.

1:30pm – 2:30pm
Part I: Why Build Solar Ready?
General overview for builders, developers, municipal leaders, policy makers, more.

2:30pm – 4:30pm
Part II: How to Build Solar Ready? Technical Overview
3 PDH for both Engineers & Architects
Course provided by: Greg Sachs, PE., EmPower Solar and Tom Baccarella, NY Building Technology Group

A solar ready building can produce 100% more electricity and save a single homeowner over $2,000 per year in operating costs?


Sustainability Institute at Molloy College
7180 Republic Airport
Farmingdale, NY 11735
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