INTRODUCTION ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Chapter 1: Solar Power Technology Chapter 2: Solar Power Generation Design Chapter 3: Economics of Solar Power Systems Chapter 4: Alternative Renewable Energy Technologies Chapter 5: California Energy Commission Rebate Incentive Plans Chapter 6: Photo Galleries APPENDIX A: GLOSSARY OF RENEWABLE ENERGY POWER SYSTEMS
GLOSSARY OF METEOROLOGICAL TERMS APPENDIX B: RENEWABLE ENERGY TABLES AND IMPORTANT SOLAR POWER FACTS APPENDIX C: SOLAR POWER SYSTEMS DESIGN AND INSTALLATION COMPANIES INDEX
Peter Gevorkian, Ph.D., PE, is President of Vector Delta Design Group, Inc., an electrical engineering and solar power design consulting firm that works with industrial, commercial, and residential clients. Dr. Gevorkian and company's expertise in renewable energy extends to solar power, fuel cells, and microturbine cogeneration. Dr. Gevorkian is an active member of the Canadian and California Board of Professional Engineers. He has taught computer science and automation control, and has authored several technical papers. He lives in Glendale, California.