15 May '18, 12pm

Solar Training Program Launches At Massachusetts High School - Solar Industry

Solar Training Program Launches At Massachusetts High School - Solar Industry

Students, teachers, faculty and OMCO Solar staff at the launch of Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School's new solar training program. (Courtesy of OMC Solar, by Ken Richardson for Media Lab One) A new solar training program has been launched at Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School in Rochester, Ma. Unveiled on May 10 at a ribbon-cutting by Jim Peyser, Massachusetts’ secretary of education, the program is intended to train future solar professionals in the Northeast. The high school received a grant from the Massachusetts Workforce Skills Capital Grant Program, as well as racking structures and modules to give students direct experience with solar technology. OMCO Solar donated 15 feet of Field-Fast fixed-tilt racking, and Cypress Creek Renewables gave 12 SF-165 solar modules made by Solar Frontier. Before the official launch celebrating the s...

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