Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


MET-130 - Intro Renewable Energy Systems (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): None
This course introduces the student to renewable energy systems. Topics include active and passive solar energy, photovoltaics, biomass, geothermal, hydroelectric and wind power. Conventional fuel sources such as fossil fuels and nuclear power will provide a comparison to move sustainable energy strategies. Environmental, economic, political and social issues will be considered for each energy source.


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