410-2204/04 – Power Energy Generation and Utilization (VUEE)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Electrical Power EngineeringCredits6
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Král, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Vladimír Král, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BOS0005 Ing. Petr Bos
GUR10 doc. Dr. Ing. Jiří Gurecký
HEL076 Ing. Barbara Helštýnová
HOU040 Ing. Vít Houdek
JAW144 Ing. Jiří Janša
KRA24 doc. Ing. Vladimír Král, Ph.D.
NOV993 Ing. Martin Novák
SMO121 Ing. Martin Smoček
SNO020 Ing. Jaroslav Šnobl
SRA065 Ing. Jan Šrámek
SUM042 Ing. Jan Šumpich
VAC289 Ing. Jan Vaculík
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+2
Combined Graded credit 10+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Passing the subject student is able to define basic electrical power terms, explain basic techniques of calculation of exercise, these apply to more complex problems and discuss achieved results from the area of electrical power engineering - production of electricity and its conversion to heat and light.

Teaching methods

Experimental work in labs
Project work
Other activities


The subject deals with problems of electricity production in several types of power plants. It also cover problems of electricity usage in form of heat and light.

Compulsory literature:

Weedy, B. M., Cory, B. J., Jenkins, N., Ekanayake, J. B., Strbac, G. Electric Power Systems, 5th Edition. 2011, Wiley-IEEE Press, ISBN 978-0-470-68268-5 Metaxas, A. C. Foundations of electroheat: a unified approach. Chichester: Wiley, 1996. ISBN 9780471956440 Lighting Engineering 2002 Digambar M. Tagare. Electricity Power Generation: The Changing Dimensions. 2011, Wiley-IEEE Press, ISBN 978-0-470-60028-3

Recommended literature:

Syllabi for the distance part of the combined study Janíček František. Renewable energy sources 1: technologies for a sustainable future. Pezinok:Renesans, 2009, 2nd ed. 174 p. ISBN 9788089402052

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Elaborated individual project report. Test.


Další požadavky na studenta

Other requirements for the student are not.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: Basic electrical power terms, production and consumption balance of electricity and power plant types. Condensation power plants and heating plants. Principles of nuclear energy. Energy exploitation of water. Renewable energy sources, fuel cells and environment. Accumulation of energy. Electrical part of power plants. Electrical machinery and instruments. Distribution systems. Design of electrical and electronic devices, safety. Electromagnetic compatibility. Heat transfer. Basics of heating. Industrial heatings. Light technology - basic terms. Sources of electric light, light appliances. Lighting systems. Exercises: Basic electrical power terms (systems, load diagram). Balance calculations of condensation power plants. Balance calculations of nuclear power plants. Balance calculations of water power plants. Heat transfer. Energy saving calculations. Heating appliances parameters. Light devices basis practice. Light devices energy consumption calculations. Credit. Project: Designing of optimal electricity supplier.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Project Project 15  4
        Tests Written test 25  6
        Final test Written test 60  15
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: Attendance in all the evaluated tasks.

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