Distributed Generation

Course Information
TitleΔιανεμημένη Παραγωγή / Distributed Generation
Code067
FacultyEngineering
SchoolElectrical and Computer Engineering
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitrios Lampridis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600001019

Programme of Study: Merikī Foítīsī - PPS Īlektrológōn Mīchanikṓn kai Mīchanikṓn Ypologistṓn (2016 - sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
ĪLEKTRIKĪS ENERGEIASElective Courses844
ĪLEKTRONIKĪS KAI YPOLOGISTŌNElective Courses844
TĪLEPIKOINŌNIŌNElective Courses844

Programme of Study: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Registered students: 142
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
ELECTRICAL ENERGYElective Courses844
ELECTRONICS AND COMPUTER ENGINEERINGElective Courses844
TELECOMMUNICATIONSElective Courses844

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Class ID
600170014
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Examination)
Learning Outcomes
They understand the basic characteristics (functional-environmental-economic) of distributed generation systems Students become familiar with issues of statistical processing, evaluation of energy resources utilization. They can calculate characteristic values for wind power, photovoltaics, fuel cells, etc. They can solve problems related to the design, operational strategy and energy efficiency of systems based on renewable energy sources or storage systems.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Respect natural environment
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Definition of Distributed Generation (DG). Introduction to Renewable Energy (Wind Turbines, Photovoltaic Systems, Small Hydro, Biomass & Geothermal Energy). Energy Storage Technologies. Off-Grid and Hybrid Systems. Microturbines, fuel cells, micro-CHP. Interconnection to the Distribution Network (Standards and Specifications). Economic-environmental and Technical Profile, Legal Framework of DG.
Keywords
Renewable Energy, wind turbines, photovoltaic systems, small hydro, biomass, geothermal energy, energy storage technologies, off-grid, hybrid systems, microturbines, fuel cells, micro-CHP
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures72
Exams48
Total120
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1)Συμβατικές και ήπιες μορφές ενέργειας, Κ. ΜΠΑΛΑΡΑΣ, Α. ΑΡΓΥΡΙΟΥ, Φ. ΚΑΡΑΓΙΑΝΝΗΣ 2)Εργαστηριακές Εφαρμογές Ήπιων Μορφών Ενέργειας- Αιολική Ενέργεια-Ηλιακή Ενέργεια-Υδάτινο Δυναμικό-Βιομάζα-Γεωθερμία, Καλδέλλης Ιωάννης Κ., Καββαδίας Κοσμάς Α. 3)Εναλλακτικές Μορφές Ενέργειας, Μπιτζιώνης Β.
Last Update
09-12-2015