Building a solar training facility can take time and financial resources. Education institutions can rent this solar mobile training unit. Cost: $2,000 base + cost of transporting the trailer.
The mock roof is mounted onto a 23′ double axel trailer that can be pulled by a 2.5 ton diesel truck. It is about 20′ in length, 8′ wide and 2.10′ in height. Participants can work on the mock roof.
The Mobile PV Training unit is outfitted with a fully integrated grid tied PV system and a battery based PV system complete with AC and DC disconnects, charge controller, meters, and inverters.
Electrical components are mounted on the back of the roof during training. All components are stored under the roof.
The full height of the system is less than 5’ to comply with fall hazards.
Contact us to rent the unit.
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Members of the community can get involved in the clean transportation conversation via our Fuel What Matters campaign. Visit FuelWhatMatters.org to learn more. NCSU students can get involved through our semester long internship program. Future events for North Carolinians to get behind the wheel of clean transportation vehicles will start at the beginning of 2017. Aside from the events mentioned above, there will be other events coming soon. Be sure to watch this space as new events will be added regularly.