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ENS4445 Sustainability and Renewable Energy
Credit Points: 15
ENS3206 Power Systems 1

This unit introduces students to the concepts behind and the design of renewable and efficient electric power systems. First, distributed power generation and its economics are discussed. This is followed by a detailed analysis of the design and operation of wind, photovoltaic, and other renewable power systems. Students will be exposed to the problem of meeting energy demand while implementing strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2008 VET: 31/03/2008