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Alternative Energy System Contracting (2021-08-09)

Alternative Energy System Contracting (Abbr: AESC) means that service which provides for the installation, repair or improvement, from the customer's meter, of alternative energy generation systems, supplemental energy systems and associated equipment annexed to real property. This service does not include the installation of emergency generators powered by fossil fuels. No other classification or specialty service provides this function. This specialty does not provide for electrical, plumbing, gas fitting, or HVAC functions.

Questions - 60
Minimum Passing Score of 72%
Time Allowed - 150 Minutes

The reference material listed below was used to prepare the questions for this examination.  The examination may also contain questions based on trade knowledge or general industry practices. Except for Code books, you can base your answers on later editions of references as they become available.  For Code questions, the examinations will be based only on the edition of the Code book that is listed.

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  • Open Book

    Photovoltaic Systems 3rd Edition

    3rd Edition Edition
    Publication Year: 2012

    $130.00

    Photovoltaics, along with other renewable-energy technologies, is a rapidly growing sector of the energy market. Photovoltaic Systems, Second Edition, is a comprehensive guide to the design, installation, and evaluation of residential and commercial photovoltaic (PV) systems. The textbook covers the principles of photovoltaics and how to effectively incorporate PV systems into stand-alone or interconnected electrical systems. The content includes system advantages and disadvantages, site evaluation, component operation, system design and sizing, and installation requirements and recommended practices. Common scenarios and procedures are discussed throughout.

  • Open Book

    Introduction to Wind Principles

    2011 Edition

    $175.00

  • Open Book

    NFPA 70: National Electrical Code 2011 Tabs

    $16.70

    Boost your referencing power with self-adhesive Tabs for your 2011 NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code® or the NEC Handbook. Tabs make it easy to access the latest electrical safety information and maximize time on the job.

  • Open Book

    NFPA 70: National Electrical Code (NEC) 2011 w/tabs

    Publication Year: 2011

    $130.50

    Adopted in all 50 states, NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code has saved untold lives with comprehensive requirements for electrical wiring and equipment. When the Code advances to incorporate new technologies, you can't afford to fall behind! You need the 2011 NEC to safeguard people and property, and avoid violations.

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    Ugly's Electrical References 2020

    Publication Year: 2020

    $25.00

    Ugly’s Electrical References, 2020 Edition is the essential on-the-job reference tool for electrical industry professionals.

    The 2020 Edition offers the most pertinent, up-to-date information for electricians, including updated National Electric Code (NEC) and table change information, mathematical formulas; National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) wiring configurations; a conduit bending guide, ampacity and conduit fill information, transformer and control circuit wiring diagrams, and conversion tables.

    The 2020 Edition:
    Reflects changes to the 2020 NEC
    Features expanded coverage of the following topics:
    Junction Box size calculations
    Selecting, testing, and using multimeters to measure voltage, resistance, and current
    Selecting, testing, and using a clamp-on ammeter to measure current
    Selecting, testing, and using a non-contact voltage tester

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    Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR Part 1926 (OSHA) 2021

    $26.78

    All Federal Construction Regulations (29 CFR 1926) are included in this “perfect bound” book in an easy-to-read, two-color layout.

    All 29 CFR 1926 regulations for construction industry are included along with the following items:

    29 CFR 1903 regulations covering inspections, citations, and penalties
    29 CFR 1904 regulations covering recording and reporting occupational injuries and illnesses
    OSHA keyword dictionary
    Easy to find OSHA interpretations