The Solar Opportunity – Working in the Industry


CN Theatre - MacEwan University
10460 105 St NW Room 5-142
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Event Documents

Presentations and Panel Discussion
Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


Moderated by Rob Harlan SESA Executive Director



Alberta’s solar generating capacity is growing rapidly with no sign of slowing down.  The industry needs installers, designers, sales people, energy assessors, teachers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers.  Looking for meaningful, gainful employment in an industry with a bright future?  What training is needed?  What kinds of jobs are available?  How does one set up a solar business?  What is it like to work in the field? A panel of professionals who make their living in the solar industry will share their experiences and answer your questions about this burgeoning field.

Presentations by:

  • Brian Krest ——————— ATCO, Utility-Scale Projects
  • David Dickie —————— NAIT, Solar Training
  • Lee Sinal ——————— HES PV, Equipment Sales
  • Adam Yereniuk ———— Kuby, Engineering & Design
  • Stephani Carter ———— EcoAmmo, Sustainable Design
  • April Hartt ——————— Great Canadian Solar, Installer
  • Alex Polkovsky ————— Nu Energy, Solar Business Owner