Based in Commerce City, Colorado, Alan Courtemanche is an accomplished electrician with more than four decades of diverse experience, including extensive work in the area of solar energy. Over the course of more than 5 years with Standard Solar in Rockville, Maryland, Alan Courtemanche has evaluated renewable energy contractors throughout the nation, particularly those providing services to schools throughout the Northeast. He previously spent time as an electrician with Moss Construction in Fairfax, Virginia, and as an electrical inspector at Mbec in Afghanistan. He was the first inspector in the Mid-Atlantic region of the country to achieve North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) certification.
Mr. Courtemanche began his career in 1979 as an electrician with various companies in and around New Orleans. During his career as an electrician and renewable energy leader, he has earned various professional designations, including NABCEP certification as both an installation professional and PV system inspector. He is also a journeyman electrician, as recognized by the West Virginia State Fire Marshal Office.