About the Author
Bill Brooks is a registered professional engineer in both North Carolina and California. He has written widely used technical manuals for the PV industry and has consulted on a variety of topics—including performance, troubleshooting and training. Since 1992 he has focused on the analysis and testing of PV systems for utility-interconnected applications. His experience includes work on the technical review committees for the NEC and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) for utility interconnection standards.