Renewable Energy Systems

7,5 credits

The course focuses on solar and wind power, as well as the benefits of district heating in a renewable energy system, but other renewable energy sources are covered, such as hydro power and bio energy. Physical and technical background, interplay with the energy system, conditions for usage and reuse, and applications are studied. Related considerations regarding economy, environment and health are also considered.

Autumn 2023 (Campus based, Halmstad, 50%)


Advanced level

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Entry requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Building Technology, Energy Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or the equivalent of 180 Swedish credit points or 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university. Including courses of 7.5 credits Engineering Mechanics and 7.5 credits Applied Physics or the equivalent, and 22.5 credits Mathematics. Applicants must have written and verbal command of the English language equivalent to English course 6 in Swedish Upper-Secondary School.

Selection rules:

Available for exchange students. Limited numbers of seats.

Start week:

week: 44

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Language of instruction:

Teaching is in English.

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