This course will help you understand the foundations of energy management methods, policies and trends. Find out how energy resources are generated, transmitted and distributed in a modern economy. You'll learn about energy from conventional sources (fossil fuels, hydro-electric and geothermal) and renewable resources (solar, wind and biofuels). You'll also learn how to do a cost-benefit analysis of energy conservation and how to maintain and integrate energy systems in residential and commercial buildings.
- Assess the efficiency of conventional and renewable energy sources.
- Estimate the energy uses of residential and commercial buildings.
- Understand, calculate and benchmark energy bills for residential and commercial buildings and industrial plants.
- Assess the maintenance and integration requirements of energy systems.
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