University College Cork

Sustainable Energy

NE3003

Iowa State Course Substitution

CH E Professional Elective

CH E

Course Info
International Credits:
5.0
Converted Credits:
3.0
Semester:
spring
Country:
Ireland
Language:
English
Course Description:
Definition of sustainable energy. Global and regional energy trends in terms of fuel supply and sectoral consumption. Electrical, transport and thermal energy consumption. Energy end use. Pillars of sustainable energy policy. Environmental impacts of energy. Climate Change. Transboundary gas emissions. Security of energy supply. Cost competitiveness. Policy instruments. Energy efficiency indicators. Socio-economic assessment of energy supply systems. Renewable energy market development. Fuel cells and the hydrogen economy.

Review

Evaluation Date:
October 6, 2016
Evaluated:
Monica Lamm
Comments:
Engineering elective or Professional elective