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  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 16 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/custom_formatters/custom_formatters.module).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 16 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/custom_formatters/custom_formatters.module).
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  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 20 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/modules/field/field.module).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 21 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/modules/field/field.module).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 22 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/modules/field/field.module).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 23 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/modules/field/field.module).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 24 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/modules/field/field.module).
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  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in require_once() (line 15 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/media/modules/media_wysiwyg/media_wysiwyg.module).
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  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in include_once() (line 2 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/tb_megamenu/tb_megamenu.module).
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  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in include_once() (line 4 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/tb_megamenu/tb_megamenu.module).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in drupal_load() (line 1374 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
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  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in include_once() (line 12 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/themes/seas/template.php).
  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in ctools_include() (line 127 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/sites/all/modules/ctools/ctools.module).
  • Warning: include_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in _registry_check_code() (line 3478 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/bootstrap.inc).
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  • Warning: require_once(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in module_load_include() (line 341 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/module.inc).
  • Warning: include(): Unable to allocate memory for pool. in theme_render_template() (line 1526 of /afs/umich.edu/group/natres/snreits/drupal/includes/theme.inc).
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Renewable Electricity & the Grid

Department Numbers
Department 1: 
EAS
Number 1: 
615
Description: 
Due to technological advancement and supportive policies, renewable energy technologies such as wind turbines and solar panels make up a growing share of the generation mix. Bringing renewable energy to market requires an understanding of such generation technologies, grid operations and integration, resource availability, and project development.
The objective of this course is to aid professional students in the development of skills, practical tools, and a knowledge base useful for careers in the energy sector, spanning project development, utilities, research, government, and environmental non-profits. This course will build an understanding of the technical, economic, and policy issues related to renewable electricity development and grid integration. Projects and problem sets will be structured from the point of view of various stakeholders and intended to introduce skills and concepts that environmental professionals employ. Upon completion of this course, students will have the ability to critically evaluate options for generation development and policies which impact the power sector.
The course will cover the following:
• Renewable generating technologies
• Renewable markets, incentives, and regulations
• Non-renewables emissions reduction
• Grid operations and renewable integration
• Generation project development
Syllabus upload: 

Credits

Minimum Credits: 
3
Maximum Credits: 
3
Graduate: 
Yes

Terms Offered

Fall Semester: 
No
Winter Semester: 
Yes