FENA2020 - Energy system analysis


Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021

Course content

System concept
- System analysis
- different energy systems such as building/industry/municipal etc.
- Modeling
- Simulation/Optimisation
- Linear programming

Learning methods and activities

After completing the course the student should have
Knowledge about:
- Have basic knowledge of energy systems at different levels
- How to describe the technical components that are part of an energy system
- Explain the most important components of an energy system.
- Integration of various energy sources when studying energy systems
- System approach and especially about energy system and modeling of it

- The student should be able to model simple and complex energy systems
- The student should be able to calculate the necessary capacity with the help of analysis tools
- The student should be able to make an economic assessment when designing an energy system.
- The student will also use simulation / optimization tools on practical and theoretical issues within the energy system

General competence:
- The student should be able to communicate central subject matter in writing and orally

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)
Renewable Energy (BIFOREN)

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
FENG2020 7.5 01.09.2019
FENT2020 7.5 01.09.2019
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Language of instruction: -

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Energy- and Environmental Physics
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Manufacturing and Civil Engineering



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