Course - Bioenergy - FENT2022
FENT2022 - Bioenergy
Lessons are not given in the academic year 2020/2021
Energy with a sustainability perspective
Use of bioenergy in the Nordic region and internationally
Biological, technical and financial framework
Combustion of biomass in different oven types
Market knowledge of the end market (heat, electricity and fuel) for bioenergy
Biogas, bioethanol, biodiesel
Gasification and pyrolysis
Environmental aspects and sustainability perspective with bioenergy
Techno-economic assessment of bioenergy systems
Learning methods and activities
After completing the course the student should have
Have basic knowledge about the access and use of bioenergy at regional, national and international level
Have basic knowledge of current biomass for energy purposes from forest areas.
Explain the most important properties of refined biofuels and processing processes.
Combustion of biomass
The technical components that include bioenergy
The various conversion components and application area.
Efficiency and capacity factor
Explain the most important conversion processes.
Integration of solar energy into the energy system
The student should be able to calculate power, energy, efficiency and capacity factor in connection with bioenergy.
The student should be able to calculate the necessary construction effect when using bioenergy.
The student should be able to make economic and environmental assessments when using bioenergy.
The student should be able to use computer tools to evaluate energy solutions related to bioenergy
The student should be able to search and process information within bioenergy independently
The student should be able to account for environmental aspects when using bioenergy as well as consequences and measures that can be done in such contexts.
Limited admission to classes.
Admission to a programme of study is required:
Renewable Energy (BIFOREN)
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II
Language of instruction: -
- Energy and Process Engineering
- * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
For more information regarding registration for examination and examination procedures, see "Innsida - Exams"