Course - Renewable Energy Electives - INGG2011
INGG2011 - Renewable Energy Electives
This course is no longer taught and is only available for examination.
Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades
|Evaluation||Weighting||Duration||Grade deviation||Examination aids|
|School exam||100/100||4 hours||D|
- Overview of Norways and the worlds energy situation- Environmental challenges with energy production (CO2 and NOx emissions)- Various forms of renewable energy (hydropower, small scale hydropower, wind power, solar power, bioenergy, wave power, tidal power, osmotic power, geothermal energy)- Comparison of renewable energy with other forms of electricity production such as coal power, gas power, diesel power, and nuclear power.- Heat pumps, heat recovery, energy saving measures for buildings, passive houses and plus houses.- Hydrogen as an energy carrier, hydrogen production, hydrogen storage, and hydrogen safety.- Fuel cells (technology, challenges, and applications)- Various forms of energy storage (pumped hydropower, compressed air, batteries, flow batteries, supercapacitors, flywheels)- Microgrid and smart grid.- Energy efficiency measurements in the industry, environmentally friendly food.
Knowledge:The candidate has knowledge of- different types of energy production and storage.- Norwegian power supply and consumption, as well as the national and international energy situation.- environmental challenges linked to energy production and consumption.- different measures to improve energy efficiency.- scientific research and development work in the field of Renewable Energy.Skills:The candidate is capable of - updating his or her own knowledge in the field through information gathering.- applying knowledge to solve theoretical, technical and practical issues within the fields of energy production and storage.- assessing energy and environmental consequences of different energy solutions.- doing simple calculations on heating and cooling systems.- finding, assessing, applying and citing information and academic material, and present this in a way that highlights issues within Renewable Energy. General competence:The candidate is able to- evaluate different methods for energy production and storage against each other.- evaluate appropriate energy efficiency measures.
Learning methods and activities
Lectures and exercises.
Further on evaluation
Compulsory work requirements: - 7 out of 10 exercises must be approved. Permitted aids at the examination: - No written or printed aids. - Optional calculator, which cannot calculate symbolically (Casio FX9860GII, Casio FXCG20, Texas Instrument 84 Plus, or specified simple calculator code D). A re-sit examination will be held in March (week 10 or 11), and may be changed from written to oral.
Admission to a programme of study is required:
Aquacultural Engineering (BIHAV)
Chemical engineering (FTHINGKJ)
Civil Engineering (BIBYG-F)
Civil Engineering (BIBYGG)
Electrical Engineering (BIELEKTRO)
Logistics engineering (FTHINGLOG)
Materials engineering (FTHINGMAT)
Mechanical Engineering (BIMAS-F)
Mechanical Engineering (BIMASKIN)
Oil and Gas Technology (FTHINGOG)
Compendium by Håvard Karoliussen, NTNU 2019.
Credits: 7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II
Language of instruction: English, Norwegian
- Engineering Subjects
Examination arrangement: School exam
- Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
- Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 D 2023-12-14 15:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates M433-Eksamensrom 4.etg Mustad, Inngang A 1
- Spring UTS School exam 100/100 D INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
- * 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"