4 Exams (weight 25% each): Written exam or Paper with Presentation
Skills to be acquired in this module
After successful completion of the module students should be able to:
critically evaluate and compare three major Renewable Energy conversion processes and technologies: photovoltaics, wind energy one out of the following three: solar thermal energy, biomass energy or hydro power.
critically appraise various electrochemical storage processes and the respective storage techniques
analyse various system components and their interconnections within a complex Renewable Energy supply system.
evaluate the Renewable Energy supply systems’ operational size and efficiency.
critically evaluate non-technical impact and side effects when implementing renewable energy supply systems