Summer Quarter: Introduction to Cybersecurity in the Smart Energy Environment

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 22, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40299 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Power Systems Engineering Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. About the Course: With an increasing number of IoT devices being connected to the Internet, cybersecurity has become a vital requirement for the […]

Implementation of SunSpec Modbus

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting June 22, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. Course Description: SunSpec Modbus™ is a set of data models and a communication protocol that is used in electric energy generation and storage applications for […]

Data Communication Solutions for PV Module Rapid Shutdown

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting July 17, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 1.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: California's law requiring solar PV on every new residential structure, rooftop solar PV, often paired with energy storage, will soon be ubiquitous in the United States. Recognizing this trend and its potential […]

SUNY Erie: Solar Energy Basics

Date: Starting July 26th, 2021 Course Number: Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. About the Course: The transition to renewable energy, driven by the needs of society and state-level policies requiring solar PV (photovoltaics) on every new residential structure, will make rooftop solar and […]

SUNY Erie: System Cybersecurity for IEEE 2030.5 Networks

Date: Starting August 16th, 2021 Course Number: Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: As society’s demand for energy switches from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources such as solar and wind, the location and number of energy generation systems is changing dramatically. […]

SUNY Erie: DER Communication Installation Considerations

Date: Starting July 26th, 2021 Course Number: Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: With the passage of IEEE 1547-2018, as of 2021 nearly all Distributed Energy Resources, including solar PV, energy storage systems, and natural gas/diesel generators, will be required to communicate […]

Fall Quarter: Introduction to Distributed Energy Resources in the Electric Grid

Date: Fall Quarter, Starting September 21, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40300 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs:Power Systems Engineering For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: The Nation's electric energy generation sources are rapidly transitioning from large central generation plants that burn fossil fuels to distributed generation systems (often located on rooftops) that […]

Fall Quarter: Introduction to Cybersecurity in the Smart Energy Environment

Date: Fall Quarter, Starting September 21, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40299 Credits: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs:Power Systems Engineering Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: With an increasing number of IoT devices being connected to the Internet, cybersecurity has become a vital requirement for the safe, reliable, […]

Fall Quarter: Implementation of SunSpec Modbus

Date: Fall Quarter, Starting September 21, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 3.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. Course Description: SunSpec Modbus™ is a set of data models and a communication protocol that is used in electric energy generation and storage applications for […]

Fall Quarter: DER Communication Installation Considerations

Date: Fall Quarter, Starting November 2, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40312 Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: Communications Software Development for DER For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: With the passage of IEEE 1547-2018 as of 2021, nearly all Distributed Energy Resources, including solar PV, energy storage systems, and natural […]