Fiches de cours

Life cycle assessment in energy systems

ENV-510

Lecturer(s) :

Language:

English

Remarque

MA3 only (pas donné en 2019-20)

Summary

This course will introduce students to the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) as a holistic approach to evaluate, among others, energy conversion technologies throughout their entire value chain, and across multiple environmental problems beyond climate change.

Content

The goal of the course is to introduce the methodology of life cycle environmental impact assessment and its application in energy systems. 

The content of the course is :

This will be a block course of 1 week with 14h theory and 28 hours practice in form a project realisation

Evaluation will be based on an oral presentation of the project report.

Note

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

Keywords

LCA

LCIA

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

None

In the programs

    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Life cycle assessment in energy systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Spring
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Life cycle assessment in energy systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Semester
       Fall
    • Exam form
       Written
    • Credits
      3
    • Subject examined
      Life cycle assessment in energy systems
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      1 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12    DIA004
12-13    
13-14    DIA004
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      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