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Nivel principiante

Some calculations are required when planning for solar power, so you'll want to be comfortable with basic math operations (+,-,x,/) and percentages.

Aprox. 19 horas para completar

Sugerido: This course is estimated to take about 5 weeks with around 2.5 hours of work per week....

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Los estudiantes que toman este Course son
  • Technical Solutions Engineers
  • Traders
  • Engineers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Machine Learning Engineers

Qué aprenderás

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    Calculate the energy usage at a location

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    Design a basic photovoltaic system to meet a specific energy need at a specific location

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    Describe financial models and trends in the photovoltaic energy field

Habilidades que obtendrás

Renewable EnergyPower & energy calculationsElectronic CircuitsSolar EnergyEnergy Audits
User
Los estudiantes que toman este Course son
  • Technical Solutions Engineers
  • Traders
  • Engineers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Machine Learning Engineers

100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Nivel principiante

Some calculations are required when planning for solar power, so you'll want to be comfortable with basic math operations (+,-,x,/) and percentages.

Aprox. 19 horas para completar

Sugerido: This course is estimated to take about 5 weeks with around 2.5 hours of work per week....

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
3 horas para completar

Introduction to solar power systems

10 videos (Total 48 minutos), 2 lecturas, 5 cuestionarios
10 videos
Primary energy sources3m
Transformation of Energy3m
Solar energy4m
Photovoltaic cells and modules3m
Silicon-based Photovoltaics4m
Other photovoltaic materials5m
Calculating Module Conversion Efficiency9m
Other PV system electrical components6m
PV System Mechanical Components3m
2 lecturas
Improvements in solar cell efficiency over time15m
A note on calculations work in the quizzes5m
5 ejercicios de práctica
Major sources of energy10m
Solar cell basics12m
Calculating efficiency <MATH>16m
Electrical and Mechanical Components8m
Solar power systems <MATH>36m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

Determining energy needs and sizing a PV system

6 videos (Total 33 minutos), 2 lecturas, 4 cuestionarios
6 videos
Measuring appliance power and energy4m
Determining appliance energy usage from web resources1m
Determining energy usage from an electric bill4m
Adjusting for location and system losses8m
Calculating system size6m
2 lecturas
Using Web Based Energy Tools15m
Insolation Maps15m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Power and Energy Calculations <MATH>14m
Determining energy consumption <MATH>16m
Calculating System Size <MATH>22m
Energy needs and sizing a PV system <MATH>38m
Semana
3
2 horas para completar

The growth of photovoltaic markets

4 videos (Total 34 minutos), 2 lecturas, 4 cuestionarios
4 videos
Growth Potential of Photovoltaics5m
PV Growth: US Case Study8m
Applications of PV8m
2 lecturas
The current trends in photovoltaics20m
Current US data and predictions for the coming decades20m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Growth of PV8m
US PV growth8m
Applications of PV10m
The growth of photovoltaic markets30m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

Infrastructure of Photovoltaics

4 videos (Total 30 minutos), 1 lectura, 4 cuestionarios
4 videos
PV financial models: Net metering6m
PV financial models: Remote net metering, PPAs, Leasing5m
Pathways to PV Certifications7m
1 lectura
Certifications for Photovoltaic Installation30m
4 ejercicios de práctica
Jobs and stakeholders in PV10m
PV Financial models <MATH>14m
Pathways to Certification10m
Infrastructure of PV <MATH>32m
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Principales revisiones sobre Solar Energy Basics

por RHOct 14th 2019

Very good overview of solar energy and practical knowledge as well as end of course project. to improve, there should be more involvement from faculty in the project as the peer-review is flaw.

por KCOct 6th 2019

This course is excellent! It includes all the important topics you need to know about solar energy and it is easy to understand. Definitely, it was a great decision to take it.

Instructor

Neal Abrams

Associate Professor
Chemistry

Acerca de Universidad Estatal de Nueva York

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