Wind Power Project Development 2020/2021 (7.5 credits)

Autumn 2020, Mixed, 50 %, Distance learning

Start date: 31 August 2020

End date: 25 October 2020

Application Deadline: 15 April 2020

Enrolment Code: UU-18210 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Flexible

Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 165 credits)

Outline for distance course: The course is given as a net-based course. Assignments are submitted in the e-classroom on internet and you will receive personal feedback by the teacher. The course also includes other mandatory exercises. A forum for discussion is available.

Entry Requirements: 60 credits in wind power project management including Wind Power Energy Calculations, 7.5 credits, Wind Power Planning and Permission, 7.5 credits, and Wind Power Installation, Operations and Maintenance, 7.5 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 16250

Tuition fee, total: SEK 16250

Please note: The course is in English but hand-in assignments and project report can be submitted in Swedish.

About the course:

Using the skills from previous courses and course literature regarding the economics of a project and the planning of a project, you will make a feasibility study for a wind power project. The wind power project assignment consists of several of the necessary steps in the development of a wind farm project. During the feasibility study both windPRO and WAsP wind resource assessment tools will be used.

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Contact

Department of Earth Sciences

Geocentrum, Villavägen 16 752 36 Uppsala

Villavägen 16, 752 36 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-471 2592

Karl Nilsson

E-mail: karl.nilsson@geo.uu.se

Telephone: +46 498 10 83 69