361-0321/01 – Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources (AOZE1)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Power EngineeringCredits4
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Year3Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation2011/2012
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
VRT20 doc. Ing. Mojmír Vrtek, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Combined Graded credit 8+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject deals with attributes and ways of utilization of renewable and alternative sources of energy. Students gain basic information in branches utilization of solar, water, wind, biomass energy, utilization of low potential heat by heat pumps. In the framework of the subject there is devoted an attention to alternative sources of energy like fuel cells, thermo-electric generators and so on.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Tutorials

Summary

The subject deals with attributes and ways of utilization of renewable and alternative sources of energy. Students gain basic information in branches utilization of solar, water, wind, biomass energy, utilization of low potential heat by heat pumps. In the framework of the subject there is devoted an attention to alternative sources of energy like fuel cells, thermo-electric generators and so on.

Compulsory literature:

GODFREY, B., et al. Renewable energy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004. 452 p. ISBN 0-19-926178-4. HEINLOTH, K. (editor). Energy Technologies. Subvolume C: Renewable Energy. Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2006. ISBN-10 3-540-42962-x.

Recommended literature:

SORENSEN, B. Renewable Energy. Burlington: Elsevier Academic Press, 2004. 952 p. ISBN 0126561532.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Energy: types, sources, transformations, evaluation. 2. Exergy and anergy. Evaluating diagrams. 3. Power engineering, consumption and reserves of energy. Waste energy, waste heat. 4. Co-generation. 5. Thermodynamic heating, heat pumps, heat pipes. 6. Solar energy. Heat and photovoltaic conversion. 7. Water energy, hydropower stations. Hydro turbines. Tided water energy. 8. Wind energy. 9. Geothermal energy. 10. Biomass. 11. Fuel cells. Hydrogen power engineering. 12. Magnetodynamic transform. Thermoemission, thermoelectric transform.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2008/2009 Winter semester, validity until: 2010/2011 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Solar system design Project 10  4
        Design of Small Hydropower Plant Project 10  4
        Final Test Written test 80  42
        Konzultace Other task type  
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2011/2012 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2011/2012 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3907R009) Operation of Energy Equipment K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2010/2011 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2009/2010 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Třinec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2008/2009 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Šumperk 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Třinec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Šumperk 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2007/2008 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Šumperk 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Třinec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Šumperk 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Třinec 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2003/2004 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (B2341) Engineering (3907R004) Energy Management K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2002/2003 (B2341) Engineering (3904R016) Environmental Engineering (70) Environmental Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

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