2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Aug 04, 2020  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IST-137 Alt and Renewable Energy


Credits: 4
Contact Hours: Lec 2 Lab 4 Practicum 0
Tier Rate: Tier II
This course is designed to educate industrial maintenance technicians in the various forms of alternative and renewable energy including how to maintain and troubleshoot these systems. Emphasis is placed on wind and solar power but all types of alternative and renewable energy sources will be considered including bioenergy, hydroelectricity, tidal power, wave energy and geothermal energy. Laboratory work concentrates on building and operating photovoltaic, wind energy and passive solar systems, then monitoring their performance.