September 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
UMass Olver Design Building, Room 170
BCT Lecture: Integration of Solar in the Residential Energy Sector @ UMass Olver Design Building, Room 170

Fall 2019 BCT Lecture Series

Speaker: Gregory Garrison, President Northeast Solar

Location: 170 Olver Design Building

Solar is an entry level technology that can be integrated with several emerging technologies including storage, energy management, the internet of things and transportation. The discussion will also focus on the obstacles in making the solar energy fully integrated into the residential marketplace. These include price, demographics, urban planning and the current grid construct. The discussion will conclude with the a discussion of how to remove barriers to broader adoption and changing the utility business model.

Free and open to the public. AIA & USGBCI CES credits are available.