University Of Birmingham

Renewable Energy

04 22752

Iowa State Course Substitution

MAT E Technical Elective

MAT E

Course Info
International Credits:
10.0
Converted Credits:
3.0
Semester:
Country:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Course Description:
This module will introduce the quantitative principles and technology associated with renewable energy sources primarily driven by the sun, the moon and the earth's geology. Solar, wind, wave, hydro-electric, geothermal and tidal energy will be introduced, together with the concept of a hydrogen energy economy. These energy sources will be contrasted with conventional alternatives such as nuclear power. The impacts of current energy and resource practices will be discussed, together with the drivers for renewable energy.

Review

Evaluation Date:
May 2, 2014
Evaluated:
Lawrence Genalo
Comments: