Last modified: 14 Dec 2021 13:00
The course aims to develop a broad understanding about the renewable energy legislation and of the relevant aspects of economics and safety.
|Session||Second Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
The syllabus is the following:
1. Introduction to Law and Policy Basics 2. European Law on Renewable Energy 3. Mechanisms for Promoting Renewable Energy in the UK – National Framework Climate Legislation 4. Offshore Wind Energy and Law: Future Offshore? 5. Planning, Public Opposition and Renewable Energy 6. Economics and costs of renewable energy 7. Safety considerations
Open Book exam (70%)
Re-sit of only the failed assessment component(s)
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Reflection||Create||•Communicate in writing to technical experts and the wider public.•Demonstrate advanced reasoning skills.•Present complex information in an intelligible fashion.|
|Reflection||Evaluate||•Evaluate different sources of renewable energy.•Evaluate scenarios to meet energy targets and policy demands.|
|Reflection||Understand||?Supply-demand relations of energy in the areas of renewable energy sources.?The UK, European and international legislations with which current new build and future projects must comply.?|
|Reflection||Apply||?Discuss and explain the relationship between market energy demands and the costs of renewable energy.?Debate and explain the implications and impact of legislation and international treaties.|