Renewable Energy Sources I

Type of course


Teaching hours per week

2 Theory and 2 Laboratory

Typical semester


Course level


Course category

Specialized course

Aim of course ...

... is to give students the basic concepts of Renewable Energy Sources, giving emphasis at the solar energy.

Laboratory Exercises

  1. Position and solar radiation calculation of sun

  2. Experimental Study of Solar Heaters

  3. Costs of solar-thermal heater installations

  4. Characteristics of Current-Voltage at photovoltaic elements

  5. Electrolysis

  6. PEM - Fuel elements

  7. Autonomous photovoltaic system for domestic consumer provision

  8. Production of alcohol

  9. Production of biogas

  10. Caloric value measurement for various kinds of biomass