370.081 Renewable Energy System Economics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

- ... carry out simple economic assessments of different renewable energy systems and understand and interprete the results

- ... explain the key characteristics, potentials, challenges, opportunities and future perspectives of renewable energy systems, with a special focus on renewable electricity generation, renewable heating/cooling systems and the specific role of bioenergy

- ... discuss the pros and cons of different energy policy instruments and support schemes for renewable energies

Subject of course

This course provides an overview of future perspectives of renewable energy systems. The course is held in English and is divided into blocks, with each block dedicated to a specific content:

  • Introduction: the energy & climate challenge and basics of economic assessment,
  • Biomass - a key option within all energy sectors
  • Renewable energy technologies for heating and cooling,
  • Renewable energy technologies for electricity generation – potentials and costs,
  • The role of energy policy - support schemes for RE systems,
  • Visions and perspectives of renewable energy systems on a global, European and nation scale

Teaching methods

Lecture, Calculation of exercises, application of a district heating supply dispatch model, discussions

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Die Vorbesprechung aller EEG-LVA´s findet am Mo. 4.3.2024 um 10 Uhr im EI 2 statt!

Die VO findet an folgenden Terminen statt:

Tuesday, 9.4.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI)  – Block 1 (Kranzl)

Tuesday, 16.4.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI) – Block 2 (Resch)

Tuesday, 23.4.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI) – Block 3 (Resch)

Tuesday, 30.4.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI) – Block 4 (Kranzl/Kök)

Tuesday, 7.5.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI) – Block 5 (Kranzl)

Tuesday, 28.5.2024, 15:00-18:00, EI 2 (Altes EI) – Block 6 (Resch/Kranzl)

Tuesday, 11.6.2023 (or 2.7.2024), 15:00-17:30, EI 2 (Altes EI)  – Exam

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Mon10:00 - 11:0004.03.2024EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorbesprechung
Tue15:00 - 18:0005.03.2024 - 25.06.2024EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Renewable Energy System Economics - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Mon04.03.202410:00 - 11:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorbesprechung
Tue05.03.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue12.03.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue19.03.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue09.04.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue16.04.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue23.04.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue30.04.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue07.05.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue14.05.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue28.05.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue04.06.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue11.06.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue18.06.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung
Tue25.06.202415:00 - 18:00EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT Vorlesung

Examination modalities

Written preparation of two homework assignments and an oral examination

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue15:00 - 18:0011.06.2024EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT written&oral01.04.2024 00:00 - 03.06.2024 00:00TISSPrüfung
Tue15:00 - 18:0002.07.2024EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT written&oral08.05.2024 12:00 - 01.07.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung
Tue15:00 - 18:0010.06.2025EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT written&oral31.03.2025 00:00 - 02.06.2025 00:00TISSPrüfung
Tue15:00 - 18:0001.07.2025EI 2 Pichelmayer HS - ETIT written&oral07.05.2025 12:00 - 30.06.2025 23:59TISSPrüfung

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
31.01.2024 00:00

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 503 Electrical Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy Systems Mandatory elective
066 566 Environmental Engineering Not specified

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Language

English