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ECE 580 - Elements of Sustainable Energy

Course Title: 

Elements of Sustainable Energy

Course Description: 

This course covers cross-disciplinary subjects on sustainable energy that relate to energy generation, transmission, distribution, and delivery as well as theories, technologies, design, policies, and integration of sustainable energy. Topics include wind energy, solar energy, biomass, hydro, nuclear energy, and ocean energy. Focus will be on the integration of sustainable energy into the electric power grid, the impact of sustainable energy on electricity market operation, and the environmental impact of sustainable energy.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(ECE 418 with min. grade of C) OR (ECE 419 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None