|Module title:||Renewable Energy Systems|
|Module lecturers:||Dr Xiaoyu Yan|
Starting with a background in current energy mix, the challenges of cutting carbon emissions and the barriers to new energy technologies this module will cover a number of renewable energy technologies from their fundamental operational principles to the latest developments. It will explore design considerations for project development and operations and maintenance. Wind, solar, marine and renewable heating will be explored in detail. Hydro power, geothermal and conventional energy will also be covered.
A background in the fundamental principles of general engineering will be required.
Please note that all modules are subject to change, please get in touch if you have any questions about this module.