CONVERSION AND GENERATION FROM RENEWABLE SOURCES (UNIT 1)
The course provides the basic knowledge for understanding renewable electric sources and how distributed electric generation can help to solve energy issue.
Principi e applicazioni dell'ingegneria elettrica,
Energy mix, renewable energy and CO2 emission.
The main renewable electric energy sources: PV, wind energy, hydroelectric energy.
Micro-cogeneration and CCHP.
Electric Power distribution and Electric energy storage systems.
Grid connected systems and smart grids
For further investigations:
A.Bartolazzi: Le energie rinnovabili. Hoepli editore
R.A.Messenger J.Ventre: Photovoltaic system engineering. CRC Press
The exam is based on an oral discussion