Customer-Owned Solar & Wind Generation Challenges for Electric Workers (C4C)
COURSE DURATION: 1 HOUR | CUSP CREDIT: 1 POINT
As electric utilities and their customers continue to implement solar- and wind-generated energy that connects to the grid, it’s important that you understand how these distributed generation systems can impact the safety of your workers. This presentation not only gives you an overview about distributed generation and how it all works, but also provides insight into how they can impact you and your workers.
YOU WILL LEARN:
- What types of distributed generation exist today.
- How distributed generation gets onto the grid.
- How distributed generation systems impact utilities and workers.
- Understand the safety, reliability and cost considerations that go into clean energy implementation decisions.
Mike Caro, Wilbros Field Solutions
Mike Caro has served for 25 years in the electric utility industry, 17 as a lineman and 8 as a safety professional. Mike earned his CUSP in 2010 and is a member-at-Large of the USOLN board.
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