Alex Jarvis has been working in the renewable energy (RE) field since 2006. He has been an instructor for the Midwest Renewable Energy Association (MREA) since 2009. Currently Alex is instructing the Bloomington Illinois Solar Training Academy as well as PV Sales and Finance courses for MREA. He is a current MREA board member and Solar PV installer with Solar Systems of Indiana.
Alex believes strongly in RE education and advocacy. He mentored Purdue University student’s Solar Decathlon entry in Washington, DC, and is the technical editor of Wiley’s “PV Design and Installation for Dummies”. Alex has logged over 1100 teaching hours for MREA workshops across the Midwest and at Solar Power International Conference. He also co-founded a solar advocacy group/network in Bloomington, IN.