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A catalogue of modules and programmes available from the School of Electronic and Communications Engineering.

Module Details: WEES4602

This module is used in DT021.4.

This module is not a prerequisite or corequisite for any other module.

CodeWEES4602 The unique code for this module.
NameWind Energy for Electricty SupplyThe name of this module.
ECTS5The number of credits awarded for successful completion of this module.
SchoolSchool of Electronic and Communications EngineeringThe School responsible for this module.
LevelHonours Degree (NQAI level 8)The level of programmes that normally use this module.
Stage4The programme stage at which this module is normally given.
Duration13 weeksThe time that this module usually lasts.
PrerequisiteCodes of any modules that must be completed before this module can be started.
CorequisiteCodes of any modules that must be taken at the same time as this one.
AuthorMichael ConlonThe person who wrote the module descriptor.
KeywordsEnergy, Wind Energy, Electricity SupplyThe areas that this module is related to.
DescriptionThis module deals with the development of wind energy for the supply of electrical energy. The module covers the range of issues associated with wind energy, including the main drivers for the development of wind energy, the assessment of wind resources, the electrical and mechanical engineering aspects of wind energy development and the issues related to the integration of wind energy into electrical power supply systems. The
module combines elements of knowledge acquisition, skill enhancement in dealing with technical and economic assessment of wind energy developments and insight into the role of this renewable energy source in a sustainable context.
A brief description of the module.
Revision18 Jun 2007The date of last revision of this information.
LectureHrs2 hours/weekThe number of hours per week of lectures for this module.
TutorialHrs2hrs (lab/tutorial)The number of hours per week of tutorials for this module.
LabHrs2hrs (lab/tutorial)The number of hours per week of practical laboratory work for this module.
DescriptorWEES4602.pdf (uploaded 26 Apr 2007)Full details of the module.

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