Alternative Energy Technologies


Please note for summer semester 2022

We are pleased to be able to hold the course in presence again.

Further information will be announced via RWTHmoodle.

Activity Hours Location
Lecture Fri: 10:30 - 12:00 Room Temp1
Exercise Tue: 08:30 - 10:00 Room Temp1
Final exam


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In this lecture, the physical and technical basics of alternative energy techniques are taught. Among other things, the technology fields of wind energy, biomass utilization, hydropower, solar thermal energy, photovoltaics and geothermal energy are discussed in detail. Furthermore, the technology areas of energy storage and heat recovery, which are becoming ever more important with the use of renewable energies, will be taken up. In addition to basic knowledge, current developments and research questions are discussed.