ENGR404-16S2 (C) Semester Two 2016

Renewable Energy Technologies and Management

15 points, 0.1250 EFTS
11 Jul 2016 - 13 Nov 2016

Description

Renewable energy technologies including: energy in the New Zealand context, renewable energy resource management, principles of advanced energy technologies such as photovoltaics and fuel cells, and the importance of advanced materials in energy technologies.

This course explores the use and technologies related to the needs for energy and the supply of renewable energy. This includes topics such as combined heat and power systems, biomass and thermo-chemical processing, wind, geothermal and solar energy processes relevant to energy technology.

Pre-requisites

Subject to approval of the Director of Studies

Timetable 2016

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 15:00 - 16:00 Wheki 105 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 16 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 09:00 - 10:00 Otakaro 109 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 16 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Otakaro 109 11 Jul - 21 Aug
5 Sep - 16 Oct

Course Coordinator

Alex Yip

Lecturers

Shusheng Pang , Matt James Watson and Alex Yip

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Assignment 1 20%
Assignment 2 04 Aug 2016 20%
Final Exam 60%

Additional Course Outline Information

Notes

Recommended Reading
David JC MacKay, Sustainable Energy Without the Hot Air. Available at www.withouthotair.com

Fees

Domestic fee $901.00

International fee $4,863.00

For further information see Chemical and Process Engineering.

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