Course Title: Energy and efficiency for sustainability
ECTS points: 6 ECTS
Number of classes per week:3+0+0+3
Lecturer: Prof. d-r Snezana Cundeva
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Acquiring adequate knowledge about the impact of energy consumption on the environment, as well as measures for improving energy efficiency and ensuring a sustainable future. Capable of promoting energy efficiency and securing a sustainable future.
Subject of the course content:
The World Energy Scene – History. World energy consumption. Finite resources .
The Environmental Impact of Energy Use – The problem.
Regulation and energy policy – The Kyoto protocol, program 20-20-20, National Strategy for energy efficiency and sustainable development.
Sustainable development – Greenhouse effects mitigation, Features of Renewable Generation, Energy efficiency.
Energy efficiency and electrical energy.
|1.||Mulder, K.||Sustainable development for engineers, a handbook and resource guide||Delft University of Technology, Netherlands||2006.|
|2.||Portali:Sustainable_development и UNEP документи||Sustainable development||United Nation Environmental Program||2012|
|3.||L. Freris, D. Infield||Renewabe Energy in Power Systems||Wiley||2008|