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Course Title

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C

ECTS

MMP412

Energy Resources

3

0

3

5

Content:Introduction to energy sources, characteristics, classification and criterions for classification. The basics of energy production and consumption and to emphasize the fragile character of the supply-demand balance in the global energy sector. Identification and assess the environmental impacts of energy production and consumption. A look at the national/international energy politics and market changes in view of the current global situation.

TextBook:

  • The instructor lecture notes.
  • Kemp, W.H. 2005. The Renewable Energy Handbook. Aztext Press. Ontario, Canada. 567 p
  • Boyle, Godfrey. 2004. Renewable Energy (2nd edition). Oxford University Press, 450 pages (ISBN: 0-19-926178-4).
  • Boyle, Godfrey, Bob Everett, and Janet Ramage (eds.) 2004. Energy Systems and Sustainability: Power for a Sustainable Future. Oxford University Press, 619 pages (ISBN: 0-19-926179-2)