Nick Carter, PhD
Owner, npc Solar

NABCEP Certified
PV Installer

NYSERDA Approved PV Installer
(# PV4575)
OSHA 10 certified
Member:ASES, NorCal Solar, Electric Auto Assn.
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new product development
solar-related R & D
curriculum development
training delivery
train the trainer
teaching tools
custom software
Specializing in solar and plug-in vehicles
Driving electric since 2001

Dr Nick has worked with:

  • Gavilan Community College
  • Green Build Energy Group
  • Green Career Institute
  • Kaco New Energy
  • LG
  • Montante Solar, New York
  • North Bay Solar Electric
  • Pacific Technical College
  • QuickMount PV
  • Santa Rosa Junior College
  • Siliken
  • Solano Community College
  • The Solar Living Institute
  • Solar Staffing
  • Steele Energy Solutions
  • Upside Collective

  • Dr Nick's trainees have worked with:

  • Clean Power Finance
  • Cobalt Power Systems
  • Fidelity Roof
  • Green Skills Academy
  • Inter Island Solar Supply
  • Owens Electric
  • REC Solar
  • SaveaLot Solar
  • SMA
  • SolarCity
  • SolarWorld
  • Solar Universe Network
  • Sungevity
  • Verengo Solar
  • ZEP Solar

  • ...and many more.
    PV and EV training classes...

    We create the course and teach to your specifications at your choice of location.
    PV and EV-related media.

    Interview with Curtis Kim, KFTY
    Years of PV & EV experience...

    ...and real-world data.
    Custom software...

    ...for PV system design.

    PV Design: npc Solar
    PV Installation: North Bay
    Solar Electric
    Patio Structure: R.T.West
    Photo: B. Larsen