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About the Course

By the end of this course, learners will have acquired a broad understanding of the history and mechanics behind converting light into electricity, commonly known as photovoltaics (PV). They are empowered to recognize and describe elements of a PV system, enabling them to: compare the most common types of solar cells, sketch a solar PV system, and analyze differences between rooftop and ground mounting configurations. The course explores economic considerations, touching on solar PV costs for residential and commercial use, incentives, and contrasts solar power with fossil fuel and nuclear plants. This course is ideal for anyone interested in entering the solar power sector, whether fresh to the workforce or switching industries. The curriculum is especially useful for engineers, HVAC installers, architects, and building code inspectors. Material includes online lectures, videos, demos, project work, readings and discussions. This is the first course in the Solar PV for Engineers, Architects and Code Inspectors specialization. To learn more about the specialization, check out a video overview at https://youtu.be/XjkKzbXqA6s....

Top reviews

SM
Apr 22, 2021

The last quiz was too difficult. it took my time more than 1 hour . I have totally got swept .It's awesome course not only by learning materials but also difficulties. Salute the course writer.

PR
Mar 18, 2021

I would like to give lots of thanks to the instructor as she explains everything clearly in details. Really, I get such superb knowledge which I cannot get from online books or posts. Thanks!!!

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By Adeel A

Oct 13, 2020

I learned a lot about Solar Energy Systems and want to learn more

By AKHILNATH K A

Aug 10, 2020

Very informative course based on practical solar installations

By Miguel B

Nov 16, 2020

Easy to follow up and interesting additional information...

By Sofía S B V

Aug 8, 2020

Useful, practical, interesting and to the point. Excellent!

By Harold J V C

Feb 10, 2021

Una clase muy interesante y didáctica ¡Gracias por todo!

By Vikash K

Aug 15, 2020

For basic knowledge, this course is very beneficial.

By Omar D S B

Sep 3, 2020

47/5000

It's a great introduction to solar systems.

By DEEPANSH S

Jul 22, 2021

Very nicely explained and topic delivery was good.

By Mohamed E M

Sep 3, 2020

Its a good materials and self explanatory material

By Manikandan S

Aug 27, 2020

It is very great. The perfect course for beginners

By Ali C B

Oct 25, 2020

Its a great course about the solar energy systems

By Juan D G C

Aug 17, 2020

Very interesting. The author teach very clear.

By Rachita R S

Jul 30, 2020

Good course material.Very objective and useful

By WAHAJ A

Sep 7, 2020

Thanks for the good times and the fun lessons

By Oshan D

Aug 31, 2020

It is better to start from here. Nice cource.

By Ratin I

Nov 16, 2020

Great introduction to Solar Energy Systems!

By C D

Mar 28, 2021

Learn lot of information in this course

By José L C

Sep 7, 2020

The instructor is very good and clear

By Muhammad I A

Jul 24, 2020

Great course and a great instructor.

By Faisal N

Aug 25, 2020

One of the best coarse on coursera.

By Guy G

Sep 29, 2020

Very xcellent and hands on course!

By Caio G S T

Aug 25, 2020

Simple, challenger and very good

By Sayan K N

Nov 3, 2020

The course is very educating.

By SOUMYADEEP D A

Jul 26, 2020

IT IS GOOD AND VERY HELPFULL.

By Muhammad M M

May 1, 2021

Awesome Course For Beginners