Coursebooks

Energy supply, economics and transition

ENG-410

Lecturer(s) :

Ballif Christophe
Binder Signer Claudia Rebeca
Thalmann Philippe

Language:

English

Summary

This course examines the supply of energy from various angles: available resources, how they can be combined or substituted, their private and social costs, whether they can meet the demand, and how the transition to a renewable energy system can be fostered.

Content

Energy resources (Christophe Ballif)

Energy economics (Philippe Thalmann)

Energy transition (Claudia R. Binder)

Keywords

Energy resources

Energy supply

Energy prices

Energy costs

Energy transition

Renewable energy

Sustainability

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

In-depth teaching and educational support.

Assessment methods

Written exam

In the programs

  • Energy Science and Technology, 2019-2020, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Written
    • Credits
      2
    • Subject examined
      Energy supply, economics and transition
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

MoTuWeThFr
8-9
9-10
10-11
11-12
12-13
13-14
14-15
15-16
16-17
17-18
18-19
19-20
20-21
21-22
Under construction
Lecture
Exercise, TP
Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German