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FE407 Renewable Energy Technology and Resource Assement

Course description for academic year 2019/2020

Contents and structure

This course follows the structure provided by Twidell and Weir (2015)

Learning Outcome

Knowledge

  • Further develop knowledge of fluid dynamics, thermodynamics and the governing physics of solar- radiation and photovoltaic generation, power from wind, bioenergy, etc. and energy systems storage.

Skills

  • Ability to assess quantitatively the technical aspects of relevant renewable energy technologies.

Competence

  • Develop technical competences with respect to the functioning of relevant renewable energy technologies: solar- radiation and photovoltaic generation, power from wind, bioenergy, etc. and energy systems storage.

Entry requirements

No

Recommended previous knowledge

FY400, FE405

Teaching methods

Lectures, exercises

Compulsory learning activities

No

Assessment

Written exam, 4 hours.

Character grading A-F

Examination support material

Basic calculator

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