Wind Project Management and Finance, 5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Autumn 2021, 33%, Campus

    Start date: 30 August 2021

    End date: 27 October 2021

    Application deadline: 15 April 2021

    Application code: UU-18248 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Visby

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 29 July 2021 – 29 August 2021

Entry requirements: Wind Power Development and Management, 15 credits, Planning for Wind Energy, 5 credits, Wind Resource Assessment, 5 credits, Wind Power Grid Integration, 5 credits, Wind Turbine Technology, 5 credits, Project Course: Feasibility Study of a Wind Power Project, 10 credits, Scientific Methods in Wind Power Project Management, 10 credits, Trends in the Wind Industry, 5 credits

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,083

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,083

About the course

The course includes work with scheduling and planning of wind power projects. How to account for potential issues and provide solutions for both common and unexpected events within this scheduling will be introduced. The course will also describe how to develop a cost and a financing framework for a wind project's different phases, from concept to decommissioning. Included in this framework the key financial documents as well as contracts required at the different phases will be identified and evaluated. Additionally the overall role of wind power in the energy system will be evaluated.

More information

Syllabus with reading list

Syllabus with reading list

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Liselotte Aldén

Email: liselotte.alden@geo.uu.se