Tim Wilhelm climbing wind tower

 Tim Wilhelm

Office: V121

Phone: 815-802-8864

E-mail address:

 Professor and Program Coordinator

 Electrical Technology

 Business and Technology Division

Started at KCC: 1978

Courses I currently teach

ELTR 1064 Fundamentals of Electricity
ELTR 1223 Survey of Renewable Energy
ELTR 2314 Introduction to Solar-Thermal Technology
ELTR 2324 Introduction to Small-Wind Energy Technology
ELTR 2334 Introduction to Solar-Photovoltaic Technology

Professional Experience

Owner: Wilhelm Engineering, Renewable Energy Systems Designer/Consultant/Installer, since 1980

General Manager
Stelle Telephone Company
Stelle, Ill.
Since 1988


State of Illinois Registered Professional Engineer

 Illinois EPA Class "A" Public Water Supply Operator's Certification

 NABCEP Certified Solar-Photovoltaic Installer

 SKALA Certified Tower Climb Safety and Tower Rescue Instructor

Educational background

Kankakee Community College
Kankakee, Ill.
Associates Degrees
Electronics Technology and Industrial Electrical Technology

Kent State University
Kent, Ohio
B.S. Education