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SolarAPP+ and Installers: How to Help - Shared screen with speaker view
SEIA Events
24:12
Of course! Attendees will receive a follow-up email with a link to the recording.
Keith Murphy
25:51
Where do we get informational material to present to AHJ’s?
Jeff Cook
27:44
There's a variety of helpful materials for local governments here: https://solarapp.nrel.gov/jurisdictions/learn_more.
SEIA Events
28:36
There's a variety of helpful materials for local governments here: https://solarapp.nrel.gov/jurisdictions/learn_more
Jeff Cook
30:18
And, you can see a bunch of resources at our knowledge base: https://help.solar-app.org/
Jason Steinberg
30:55
Will the app be able to integrate with other software platforms, like solar proposal or design tools?
Kimandy Lawrence
34:06
Is an engineer still necessary to create the plans?
Jeff Cook
37:13
Also forgot to mention, yes we will be integrating with design software via APIs expected to be developed in the next 6 - 12 months.
Kimandy Lawrence
38:50
Thanks. Is there design software that works now? Does it work with PDF documents?
Jeff Cook
41:28
SolarAPP+ requires the input of information from your design, so we encourage engineers to start entering the first couple and then training the rest of their staff on how to use the system for the projects you submit on a regular basis. Their is a learning curve for permit techs.
Annette Ahtes
41:34
Do you see any issues with Florida and their FBC?
John Sheldon
41:43
Will this recording be available to share with the internal team?
Stephen Pope
42:19
Yes this recording will be available afterward.
David Coale
43:13
For getting up to speed with SolarApp+, is there a way for installers to test drive it to get familiar with it?
Jesse Paxton
43:39
in NJ most, if not all, twps. require the hard seal from both the electrician and the engineer. how would you suggest addressing this issue and getting AHJ's on board?
Ron BOWMAN
43:43
Solar Farms - I am in the process of Leasing 1,000 acres to a solar company. can your app be used to facilitate the permitting and process
Keith Murphy
44:07
If we have our own plans design and permitting tool will there be API’s from the solar+APP that we can utilize to improve our softare?
Brendan Dooley
44:09
What does this mean for Racking Manufacturers? How can they benefit? Can it be integrated with online design tools?
Ron BOWMAN
45:34
your app sounds great, I am going to send information to my homeowners association
Kimandy Lawrence
46:52
Does SolarApp+ address wind design compliance, ASCE-7?
SEIA Events
47:45
Attendees will receive a follow-up email with a link to the webinar recording.
Alfredo Melendez
48:04
will .ppt slides be available after meeting? is this session being recorded?
Stephen Pope
49:37
yes this webinar is being recorded.
Ron BOWMAN
50:20
My homeowner association is a BIG problem here in getting Solar.(not just government)
Ron BOWMAN
51:54
thank you!
Kimandy Lawrence
53:28
We are an engineering firm and are extremely interested in working with you to test the design API
Paul Farren
54:43
Does SolarAPP+ deal with battery systems?
Kimandy Lawrence
55:16
Please get in contact with me (954) 401-3378 Kimandy@llcengineers.com
David Coale
55:27
With so many cities working in decarbonization, please speak to the future of of SolarApp+ as this would be another good reason for cities to go with this app.
Ron BOWMAN
57:31
maybe you can write submit something (an article) to the Homeowner association managers newsletters to explain.
David Hirsch
58:40
Is there a toolkit for how to advocate for our municipal gov'ts to adopt SolarAPP+?
David Coale
59:17
On the decarbonization, I was thinking of EV chargers, heat pump water heaters and more.
Jason Steinberg
01:04:06
What's Stephen's email to connect regarding collaboration for design softwares?
Pamela Logan
01:04:16
Iowa is very rural and utility companies make it very difficult for installers mostly due to the utility companies dragging ande feet and making it neary impossible for interconnection and there really isnt a checks and balances is there any suggestions on how to handle rural distances and jurisdictions to get on board with this. would a petition. help and do you think contacting our govenor would help?
Stephen Pope
01:06:18
spope@seia.org
Ron BOWMAN
01:07:00
same Here in Georgia, the good O boy does inspections. he knows very little about everything and rejects what he does not understand. So this app is great to HELP he feel knowledgeable
Pamela Logan
01:07:45
that's why I was thinking Iowa should be done at the state level
Pamela Logan
01:08:16
how dowe sign up
Kathy Nicholson
01:09:44
Thank you! Very helpful.
BeatriceAnnWilliams
01:10:03
Thank You
Michael Johnson
01:10:03
Thank you
Keith Murphy
01:10:03
thank you!
Sam Hargrove
01:10:10
Thank you Steve!
David Coale
01:10:18
Thank you!
Stephen Pope
01:10:22
my pleasure
David Hirsch
01:10:23
Thank you!
Joshua Smith
01:10:28
thanks