How Solar+ Storage Could Protect Multifamily Affordable Housing from Power Outages

Learn How Solar+Storage Could Protect Multifamily Affordable Housing from Power Outages

About this course:

A brief introduction to solar PV and battery storage technology (solar+storage) solutions for resiliency applications in multifamily affordable housing: how they work, the associated costs and benefits, and how they can protect vulnerable communities during a power outage at little to no net cost over the lifetime of the project.

Seth Mullendore is a project manager for Clean Energy Group (publishers of the "Resilience for Free" report), where he serves as manager, analyst, and technical adviser for power systems, solar PV applications, and battery storage projects. Seth works with policymakers and project developers on outreach and coordination of energy storage project development, and he provides research and reporting of energy storageSeth-395x600 technologies, policies, and supporting market structures. Prior to joining Clean Energy Group, Seth served as a Sustainable Energy Fellow with Union of Concerned Scientists and worked with Maine Clean Communities to help advance clean transportation initiatives in Maine. He has participated in a number of academic research projects directly related to renewable energy, energy storage, and energy equity. Seth holds a M.S. in Civil & Environmental Engineering from Stanford University, and a B.S. in Geosciences from the University of Southern Maine.

CEUs: 1 hour

  • 1 Hour in State Architect / Builder License. GBCI Certified Green Professional (NARI & NAHB) AIA(HSW) AIBD

You'll learn:

  • Understand how natural materials can be healthier for occupants and the environment when design and built right
  • Know where to find resources to safely build or add a strawbale addition
  • Be introduced to natural building materials and concepts to implement in your next project
  • Understand how incorporating more natural materials can improve the welfare for all


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Green Home Institute
Green Home Institute

The GreenHome Institute is a 501 c3 non profit with a mission to empower people to make healthier and more sustainable choices in the construction and renovation of the places we live. We have certified over 6,000 green homes and trained over 15,000 professionals in residential green building.


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
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