Solar Photovoltaic Power “Hidden Dangers

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National Electric Contractors Association (NECA) in partnership with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) recently provided a solar PV electrical and fire safety training class for Orange County Fire Prevention Officers. These electrical and fire safety training classes are offer free of charge to first responder throughout Southern California.
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Zero Net Energy: Building Expertise For Sustainability

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A Zero Net Energy (ZNE) building consumes no energy from traditional utility grids and produces zero carbon emissions annually. The concept is not new, however, with increasing energy costs and continuing environmental concerns, ZNE buildings are quickly becoming a reality. Bernie Kotlier, director of the Green Building Solutions for the Labor Management Cooperation Committee, recently sat down to speak with Sean Reynolds of Energy Independence Magazine about this emerging technology, its benefits and the expertise involved in development and construction.
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Comments (0) 2013-11-04 /

CALCTP Advances Bright Options for Proposition 39

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In 2012, voters approved the Clean Energy Jobs Act, Proposition 39, to provide funding of energy efficient projects and create clean energy jobs. This past summer, Governor Jerry Brown and California policy makers, worked out the details of distributing the estimated $2.5 billion of new revenue. Bernie Kotlier, co-founder and co-chair of the California Advanced Lighting Control Training Program (CALCTP) explains and examines some of the benefits and limitations of Proposition 39.
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The Future of Energy Independence: PDE’s Smart Microgrid System

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LOS ANGELES, CA- President and Founder of PDE Total Energy Solutions, Dan Henrich, and Vice President of Operations, Dan Cohee, recently spoke with Shelley Brumbaugh of Energy Independence Magazine about the launch of their new Micro Grid Technology. Micro Grid systems integrates a variety of renewable electrical power sources, providing businesses and government agencies with a potential for total energy independence.

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