Are there online classes for learning about solar energy technology?

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Solar Energy | edX
Discover the power of solar energy and learn how to design a complete photovoltaic system.

Energy Courses | MIT OpenCourseWare | Free Online Course Materials
Free Energy-related courses from MIT.

Energy 101: The Big Picture
As a society and individually, we use energy every moment of our lives to improve our quality of life. Energy 101 will develop the big picture and connect the details of our energy use, technology, infrastructure, impact, and future.

Solar Cells, Fuel Cells and Batteries | Stanford Lagunita
This course focuses on the operating principles and applications of emerging technological solutions to the energy demands of the world. We will begin with discussing the scale of global energy usage and requirements for possible solutions. Basic physics and chemistry of solar cells, fuel cells, and batteries will be discussed in quantitative detail. We will explore performance issues, including economics, from the ideal device to the installed system. Finally, we will end with the promise of materials research for providing next generation solutions.

Solar Energy International
Online Courses – Solar Training – Solar Installer Training – Solar PV Installation Training – Solar Energy Courses – Renewable Energy Education – NABCEP