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SEI Professional Services Welcomes Justine Sanchez to the Team

November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services is excited to welcome Justine Sanchez to our team!  Justine brings decades of experience to our team and we had a chance to catch up with her and sit down for an […]

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SEIPS Case Study: The Nature Conservancy and SEIPS Continue Efforts with Palmyra Atoll Solar PV Microgrid

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) have been working together for the past couple years on operations, maintenance and system improvements for a PV micro-grid located on the Palmyra Atoll. We had […]

SEIPS Case Study: 200 kW Solar PV Project for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 332

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

In 2017 SEI Engineering was approached by representatives of the Northern California Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association. Through NECA, the local 332 chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers was planning to […]

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) Receives Prestigious Honor of 2018 Solar Power World Top 500 Contractor

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Solar Power World, the solar industry’s leading business-to-business publication, today announced the release of its 2018 Top Solar Contractors list. SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) from Paonia, Colorado was named to this prestigious list for the […]

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SEIPS Case Study: Delta Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) and Area School District Solar Deployments

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

As part of an on-going effort to encourage renewable energy in the local communities, SEI Engineering (SEIE) has been working with Solar Energy International (SEI) and the local utility company, Delta Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) […]

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SEIPS Interview: Make solar power, not tobacco

March 18th, 2018|0 Comments

by Janet Pelley / Originally posted by Ecological society of America

Tobacco farmers could make more money if they replaced their crops with solar panel arrays, concludes a new study (Land Use Policy 2018; doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.01.010). The substitution would […]

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SEI Engineering Helps Bring 5MW Solar PV System Online in Wadesboro, NC

March 14th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Engineering (SEIE) served as the Electrical, Civil, and Structural Engineer for the Wadesboro Solar project recently highlighted in a press release by Schletter Inc. SEIE also acted as the Design Project Manager, working closely […]

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SEIPS Tech Tips: Reducing Solar PV Costs Through Quality Assurance

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Developers in the solar PV industry face tough challenges as costs fluctuate in their capital expenditure column. In contrast, the most controllable item in their estimates can be the design and installation process itself, and […]

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SEIPS Tech Tips: Workspace Clearances for Solar PV Systems

January 25th, 2018|0 Comments

by Rebekah Hren – SEIPS Senior Technician and PV System Designer – Solar Energy International Principal, CMP-4 of the National Electrical Code

Whether drafting an equipment layout for an engineered planset, physically mounting equipment, or inspecting […]

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SEI Professional Services Welcomes Justine Sanchez to the Team

November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services is excited to welcome Justine Sanchez to our team!  Justine brings decades of experience to our team and we had a chance to catch up with her and sit down for an […]

SEIPS Case Study: 200 kW Solar PV Project for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 332

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

In 2017 SEI Engineering was approached by representatives of the Northern California Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association. Through NECA, the local 332 chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers was planning to […]

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) Receives Prestigious Honor of 2018 Solar Power World Top 500 Contractor

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Solar Power World, the solar industry’s leading business-to-business publication, today announced the release of its 2018 Top Solar Contractors list. SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) from Paonia, Colorado was named to this prestigious list for the […]

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SEIPS Interview: Make solar power, not tobacco

March 18th, 2018|0 Comments

by Janet Pelley / Originally posted by Ecological society of America

Tobacco farmers could make more money if they replaced their crops with solar panel arrays, concludes a new study (Land Use Policy 2018; doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.01.010). The substitution would […]

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SEI Professional Services Team Members Selected to Serve on the National Electrical Code (NEC®) Code-Making Panel 4

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services is proud to announce that we have team members participating on the Code-Making Panel 4 of the National Electrical Code (NEC®), which covers Article 690 “Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Systems,” along with several […]

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Design Considerations for Efficient, Safe, and Profitable Large-Scale PV Systems

August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Technical Considerations for Realizing a Return on Your Investment at Solar Power International
Attending Solar Power International (SPI) is an exercise in prioritizing your goals.  The sheer volume of potential activities presents a decision-making challenge for […]

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Press Release: SEIPS Officially Open for Business

April 13th, 2015|0 Comments

Paonia, CO, April 13, 2015 – Solar Energy International (SEI) announced the spin-off of SEI Professional Services LLC, a business dedicated to providing specialized services directly to the solar electric industry.

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) has […]

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SEI Professional Services Welcomes Justine Sanchez to the Team

November 7th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services is excited to welcome Justine Sanchez to our team!  Justine brings decades of experience to our team and we had a chance to catch up with her and sit down for an […]

  • panels on ground

SEIPS Case Study: The Nature Conservancy and SEIPS Continue Efforts with Palmyra Atoll Solar PV Microgrid

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) have been working together for the past couple years on operations, maintenance and system improvements for a PV micro-grid located on the Palmyra Atoll. We had […]

SEIPS Case Study: 200 kW Solar PV Project for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 332

October 26th, 2018|0 Comments

In 2017 SEI Engineering was approached by representatives of the Northern California Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association. Through NECA, the local 332 chapter of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers was planning to […]

SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) Receives Prestigious Honor of 2018 Solar Power World Top 500 Contractor

July 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Solar Power World, the solar industry’s leading business-to-business publication, today announced the release of its 2018 Top Solar Contractors list. SEI Professional Services (SEIPS) from Paonia, Colorado was named to this prestigious list for the […]

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SEIPS Tech Tips: Meter Selection for Solar PV Systems

May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

by Joe Villacci – SEIPS Technical Manager

Choosing the correct meter for electrical testing means paying close attention to the specifications of the meter, testing requirements, and site conditions. Functional options, voltage, current, and safety ratings […]

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SEIPS Case Study: Delta Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) and Area School District Solar Deployments

April 30th, 2018|0 Comments

As part of an on-going effort to encourage renewable energy in the local communities, SEI Engineering (SEIE) has been working with Solar Energy International (SEI) and the local utility company, Delta Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) […]

  • IMG_7241

SEIPS Interview: Make solar power, not tobacco

March 18th, 2018|0 Comments

by Janet Pelley / Originally posted by Ecological society of America

Tobacco farmers could make more money if they replaced their crops with solar panel arrays, concludes a new study (Land Use Policy 2018; doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.01.010). The substitution would […]

  • DCIM100MEDIADJI_0035.JPG

SEI Engineering Helps Bring 5MW Solar PV System Online in Wadesboro, NC

March 14th, 2018|0 Comments

SEI Engineering (SEIE) served as the Electrical, Civil, and Structural Engineer for the Wadesboro Solar project recently highlighted in a press release by Schletter Inc. SEIE also acted as the Design Project Manager, working closely […]

  • QA-1

SEIPS Tech Tips: Reducing Solar PV Costs Through Quality Assurance

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Developers in the solar PV industry face tough challenges as costs fluctuate in their capital expenditure column. In contrast, the most controllable item in their estimates can be the design and installation process itself, and […]

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