Energy, Energy Technologies, and Energy System Integration (PET515)
This course gives the students basic insights into what energy is, how it is measured and what different forms of energy are. After discussing the main energy related challenges, the course then moves on to various technological solutions that incorporate conventional and renewable energy technologies, storage systems as well as carbon capture and storage. It further discusses the opportunities represented by digitalization to energy systems, and various configurations of possible solutions for energy system integration.
Course description for study year 2023-2024. Please note that changes may occur.
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At the end of the course the students shall have:
- Knowledge of the main energy related challenges
- Basic knowledge of energy and energy forms
- Knowledge of different energy technologies and systems
- After the course, students are expected to be able to use the knowledge in the analysis of energy systems and apply it as a transition tool towards a low carbon society.
Required prerequisite knowledge
|Form of assessment||Weight||Duration||Marks||Aid|
|Written exam||1/1||3 Hours||Letter grades||None permitted|
4 mandatory assignments.
The assignments must be approved to be eligible for the final exam.