Online course: Applying Renewable Energy: Solar Technologies

Dates: 1 October 2019 – 31 March 2020
Organisation: Renewables Academy (RENAC) AG
Register/Website: Online course: Applying Renewable Energy: Solar Technologies 

Description: Solar technologies can be used to produce electricity (e.g. to reduce fuel consumption), or for hot water provision. By choosing this training, you will get an understanding of:
– Photovoltaics
– Solar thermal
– Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)
– PV-diesel hybrid Systems

This training suits those who:

  • Need an overview of renewable energy technologies
  • Would like to refresh technical knowledge
  • Want to make the first step towards implementing renewable energy projects

After the seminar, you will be able to:

  • Assess resources and suitability of sites for each technology
  • Decide which components are to be used for which purpose
  • Roughly calculate system size and energy yield and determine crucial parameters
  • Explain the principle functioning of each technology