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Energy Technology

Our Energy Technology Program

Prepares students to compete for jobs in the power generation industry

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The Energy Technology–Power Operations AAS Degree program prepares students to compete for employment in the Power Generation Industry. Students who successfully complete this program should be able to:

  • Understand and operate electrical systems
  • Understand the components used in the transmission of electricity
  • Specialize in either power generation, power transmission, metering, substation operations, or plant mechanics


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For more information, see the Pacific Northwest Center of Excellence for Clean Energy (PNCECE).


Specialize in a range of occupations in the energy industry

ENERGY TECH INSTRUCTORS:


Rulon Crawford
Rulon Crawford
Assistant Professor
Program Advisor
360-736-9391, ext. 762
Email Rulon Crawford

John Steidel
Second-year instructor
360-736-9391, ext. 754
jsteidel@centralia.edu