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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Renewable Energy Sources

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Code Completion Credits Range Language
125OZEB ZK 4 2P Czech
Lecturer:
Hana Kabrhelová, Michal Kabrhel (guarantor), Stanislav Frolík, Karel Kabele, Ilona Koubková
Tutor:
Supervisor:
Department of Microenviromental and Building Services Engineering
Synopsis:

The course deals with renewable energy sources and energy systems in buildings. The various types of energy are discussed in detail - solar, wind, biomass, geothermal and hydro. Described are the characteristics of energy utilization and appropriate ways.

Requirements:

Basic knowledge of building design, material design, structural systems, building physics.

Syllabus of lectures:

1 Introductory seminar, introduction to problems and schedule, legislation, regulations, situations, renewable resources, usability and availability of resources

2 Solar energy - the use of principle, passive systems

3 Solar energy - active systems fototermické systems, design of solar thermal systems

4 Solar energy - active systems, photovoltaic systems, design of solar photovoltaics

5 Environment, energy and geothermal energy - recovery, heat pumps, types, process design, balancing

6 Geothermal energy - property, recovery, cogeneration - features technology benefits.

7 Biomass - sources, methods of extraction of biomass, biomass processing.

8 Biomass - ways of generating energy from biomass, biomass combustion.

9 Wind energy, water energy - wind turbines, water turbines, wave power - construction equipment, property, energy benefits.

10 Promising sources of energy - fuel cells, solar, wind and water sources, additional sources of energy

11 Energy efficient buildings - examples, properties of objects, design concepts, building management system.

12 Energy efficient buildings - examples, inteligent buildings

13 Renewable energy sources - notes

Syllabus of tutorials:
Study Objective:

Graduate is familiar with renewable energy sources and energy efficiency in buildings.

Graduate is familiar with the characteristics of energy resources and is capable systems designed and assessed.

Study materials:

Electronic versions of lectures.

Twiddell, J.: Renewable energy resources

Boyle, G.: Renewable energy

Note:
Time-table for winter semester 2019/2020:
06:00–08:0008:00–10:0010:00–12:0012:00–14:0014:00–16:0016:00–18:0018:00–20:0020:00–22:0022:00–24:00
Mon
roomTH:A-228

12:00–13:50
(lecture parallel1)
Thákurova 7 (FSv-budova A)
A228
Tue
Fri
Thu
Fri
Time-table for summer semester 2019/2020:
Time-table is not available yet
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2020-04-10
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet1152106.html