48550 Renewable Energy Systems

This subject aims to introduce students to contemporary renewable energy technology, including sustainability and environmental issues, energy resources, electric power generation from renewable energy sources, such as solar, wind, geothermal, wave, tide, etc., energy storage and system integration. Design techniques for renewable energy systems are discussed in detail. Students are able to practice their design skills of renewable energy systems through three assignments specified as system specification, analysis of options and system design, respectively. By studying this subject, students gain knowledge and essential skills to design a renewable energy system.

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