GSS Annouces New Training Classes

IMG_5050smGSS recently added new classes to their regular dealer training lineup. New to GSS Training are Solar Hot Water Heater Installation courses, Solar Marketing, and Sunkits Sales Training. The BRCC Installer Training course is the only registered provider for the NABCEP®  entry level PV exam in Baton Rouge and was designed and is lead by GSS Instructors.

Visit the GSS Training page for more details.

Registration is Now Open for the Next BRCC Solar Installation Course!

Solar Panel Design and Installation Course

Baton Rouge Community College
201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA, 70806

Saturdays: August 29 – September 19, 2009
7:30am – 5:30pm Continue reading “Registration is Now Open for the Next BRCC Solar Installation Course!”

Another Shipment of SMARTRE Arrives at GSS

cimg7752Gulf South Solar received another shipment of Outback Power’s new product offering – SMARTRESMARTRE,from OutBack Power, is a simplified grid-tie solar system with back-up power for residential and small commercial applications. SMARTRE is the ONLY grid-tie inverter system with back-up power that does not have to be installed indoors. The specially designed case protects the inverter and batteries from the elements – saving homeowners valuable indoor storage space. Continue reading “Another Shipment of SMARTRE Arrives at GSS”

Last Chance to Register for BRCC Solar Installation Course!

Baton Rouge Community College in Downtown Baton Rouge is offering another Solar Installation course at its campus on Community College Drive. The course runs on Saturdays: 7/11 – 8/1 from 7:30am – 5:30pm. For more information, click here or contact Will Seaman, the Program Director of the Economic Development Division of BRCC
at: seamanw@mybrcc.edu   Phone: (225) 216-8436

SMARTRE Hits the Warehouse at Gulf South Solar

dsc_0040Last week, Gulf South Solar received its 1st shipment of Outback Power’s new product offering – SMARTRESMARTRE,from OutBack Power, is a simplified grid-tie solar system with back-up power for residential and small commercial applications. SMARTRE is the ONLY grid-tie inverter system with back-up power that does not have to be installed indoors. The specially designed case protects the inverter and batteries from the elements – saving homeowners valuable indoor storage space.

Gulf South Solar is also the first company in the country to install SMARTRE. The home, which is near Slidell Louisiana, has a 2.5kW system. Our installers report that it is the easiest grid-tie /battery back-up inverter to install yet! SMARTRE units are in stock now and are available for dealer purchase or customer installations.

Gulf South Solar is your Authorized Distributor of SMARTRE by Outback Power for the state of Louisiana.Gulf South Solar distributes, designs and installs Outback products for retail (homeowners) and wholesale (dealers/installers).

Louisiana has its 2nd NABCEP Certified Installer

Louisiana now has another NABCEP (North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners) certified professional! Jeff Shaw, president of Gulf South Solar has earned the highest certification for the solar professional, NABCEP Solar PV Installer. Continue reading “Louisiana has its 2nd NABCEP Certified Installer”

BRCC offers new Solar Installer course!

New Course at BRCC – Solar Panel Design and Installation

BRCC is proud to announce their new Solar Panel Design and Installation course at its Down Town Baton Rouge Campus. Installation must be done by individuals who have received a certificate of training in the design and installation of solar energy systems.

For more information about this course such as cost, dates and times, please call 225.216.8436 or email seamanw@mybrcc.edu

Gulf South Solar and the Island on Tumey’s Travel’s

Glen Clouatre, General Manager at The Island and Justin Runnels of Gulf South Solar met with Allen Tumey of WAFB recently and gave him a bird’s eye view of the largest solar installation in the state of Louisiana. In this interview, Glen Clouatre shares information about the Island’s solar system and how much it is saving them each month in electrical bills. Continue reading “Gulf South Solar and the Island on Tumey’s Travel’s”

First NABCEP certified professional in Louisiana

Louisiana now has its first NABCEP certified professional. Justin Runnels of Gulf South Solar has earned the highest certification for the solar professional, NABCEP Solar PV Installer.  Continue reading “First NABCEP certified professional in Louisiana”