|Student Contribution Band:||Band 2|
|Administered by:||College of Science and Engineering|
This subject aims to introduce the concepts behind sustainable electricity systems as well as the main renewable and low-carbon generation technologies. The subject will covers a wide range of power generation and distribution systems such low-carbon networks, Introduction to low carbon thermal generation (nuclear, Carbon Capture and Storage, bio diesel, biomass), Wind Energy: introduction to the technology, Renewable Energy: system level integration challenges (operational reserves, impact on conventional generation, capacity credit), Introduction to multi-generation (cogeneration, Combined Heat and Power (CHP), waste heat recovery, tri-generation, heat storage, heat networks)
|Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2|
|Census Date 26-Aug-2021|
The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.
Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.